Hiring Palooza

Bring your resume. You could be hired on the spot! Enjoy Light Refreshments Key Independent Development Services (KIDS) is in Henrico, Virginia (23294) and our Residential Group Homes are in Glen Allen, Virginia. Other services are rendered through-out Richmond-metro. We are currently seeking person-centered behavior specialists and direct supports (personal care assistants, Home Health Aids)  to serve  individuals [...]

March 12th, 2020|Categories: Company News|

Long Term Effects of Bullying

Being involved in bullying is common among adolescents. Prevalence rates of being victims of bullying vary globally from 6 to 35%, and bullying others from 6 to 32%, whereas a smaller group, from 1.6 to 13%, has experience both as a bully and victim (“bully–victim”) [1–7]. Prevalence differences are most often attributed to variations in age of participants, time range [...]

November 28th, 2015|Categories: Adolescence|

Positive Parenting

Antisocial behaviour in young people is a growing problem. In the US and UK, 5–10  % of children aged 5–15  years present with clinically significant conduct disorders [1], while adolescent risk behaviour is deemed a persistent problem and a significant cause of youth morbidity and mortality [2]. Behaviour problems in adolescence are costly, due to the trauma and psychological problems [...]

October 15th, 2015|Categories: Adolescence|

Two Dimensions of Social Anxiety Disorder

Social anxiety disorder is one of the most challenging disorders in adolescence [1–3]. During this age, the incidence of social anxiety increases notably [4–6]. Adolescence is an important developmental stage with regard to emotional, cognitive, biological, and social changes [7,8] where youths are confronted with many psychologically relevant challenges. For example, they have to deal with questions of identity and [...]

August 31st, 2015|Categories: Adolescence|