Based on the paper titled “Left Behind” by Misty Smith. Originally published in PSY-230 on September 17, 2017, at  Southern New Hampshire University.

Culturally and linguistically diverse learners (CLDL) and emergent bilingual learners (EBL) have been increasingly in the spotlight when it comes to educational policies within the United States over the past few decades (Hardman 95). However, there are still numerous areas which need to be addressed and improved upon before these students are given the access to the same educational opportunities as native-born or fluent English speaking students.

“Can we break bad habits by being more curious about them? Psychiatrist Judson Brewer studies the relationship between mindfulness and addiction — from smoking to overeating to all those other things we do even though we know they’re bad for us.

Cognitive Therapy (CT) was developed by the Beck’s and is a branch of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. This therapy has a lot of empirical support and is an approach and set of procedures that attempt to change feelings and behavior by modifying faulty thinking and believing.