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How do elite athletes conquer their nerves?

Dr. Sanjay Gupta looks at the science behind keeping calm.  Source: CNN

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Affecting Lives By Sophie Idromenos

In the course of our lives, we encounter individuals who affect us profoundly and perhaps we alter their lives as well. In my first education class in college, the professor presented a critical…

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Tanzen macht schlau Von Kathrin Burger

Hirnforscher haben Tänzern in den Kopf geschaut und festgestellt: Sie trainieren wichtige Fähigkeiten und senken ihr Demenzrisiko… click here:  http://www.focus.de/wissen/bild-der-wissenschaft/tid-12876/hirnforschung-tanzen-macht-schlau_aid_356073.html Mit freundlicher Genemigung von Focus-Online

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5 common mistakes we make when we learn By Jean Dorff

5 common mistakes we make when we learn (how to dance)  Whether you learn a language or a new skill some learning principles are universal. Also the mistakes we make when we study…

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The Way of Champion By Mikhail Radchenko

Many people take sports ballroom dancing classes, but only some of them become champions. Though many want to become them. Someone looks for a justification in talent. But, as practice shows, those, who…

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Have the mindset of a champion By Jean Dorff

Have the mindset of a champion. In her book, ‘Mindset the New Psychology of Success’, Carol Dweck says: “In sports everybody believes in talent. Even -or especially- the experts. In fact in sports…

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Insecurity versus Perfection By Benoit Papineau

David & Goliath Insecurity versus Perfection   Whether we have faith in His existence or not, we all have heard about that ultimate Being, Creator of everything; the only One that could achieve…

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Compiled by Ekaterina Lapaeva, Pablo Picasso

Compiled by Ekaterina Lapaeva,  Pablo Picasso Pablo Ruiz Picasso was a famous Spanish painter, draughtsman, and sculptor who lived most of his adult life in France; he is best known for co-founding the…

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A Dancer’s Body: Crafted from the Inside Out or the Outside In? By Christie Bosworth

Written by: Christie Bosworth The way in which a dancer experiences their body goes much deeper than is usually felt in everyday life. Ways in which they train their bodies; ‘crafting’ them to…

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by David Van Nuys, Ph.D. The Backlash Against Positive Psychology

The Backlash Against Positive Psychology Briefs from Positive Psychology, Jungian Practice, and beyond… by David Van Nuys, Ph.D. …..She goes after motivational speakers and personal-development coaches whose sole tool, she claims, boils down…

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