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I Work In Lifeskills

This group is for those who work in special education Lifeskills classes 14 People

    My Life Is A Work In Life Skills

    I am a life skills tutor who work with teenagers teaching adaptive skills for independant living. My daughter almost 20yrs old has intellectual disability (cognitive challenges), my ex-husbands had some form of mental disability and I thought them as well. I love it. Its very...
    scarstostars scarstostars 36-40 Jul 7, 2011

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    It Takes a Special Person to Work With Special Students! Working With Autistic Children Is Rewarding!

    I am an Intervention Specialist today.  In the past years I have also had the labels of LD Teacher, MH teacher, and oh so many more titles.  It all boils down to the same job. I work with SPECIAL students. These students are God's children.  He placed them in this...
    dlf63 dlf63 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 17, 2009

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    Special Ed-it Chooses You, You Don't Choose It

    I teach 3,4, and 5 year old children with very high needs.  I always say that this is exactly where I am supposed to be.  I was 40 when, after a divorce I went back to school and started teaching.  After 14 years, I still enjoy what I do, although the paperwork...
    ilovehorses ilovehorses 51-55 3 Responses Sep 19, 2008

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    Fun Times

    I worked as a substitute teacher in public schools for two years and it was quite frustrating at times.  I came to find that I enjoyed my days more when I subbed in special ed classes.  The general ed classes had lots of kids who were ready to take advantage of a...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton 36-40, M 24 Responses Sep 9, 2008

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    Can Anyone Help?

    Skyler is also known as my sunshine. Skyler is 9 1/2 yrs old and has Asperger Syndrome which is on the lower end of the Autism spectrum. Along with Asperger's Skyler also has PDD, ADD, ADHD,OCD, and a few other learning disorders. All this being said he can be a challenge at...
    angelzevil angelzevil 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 19, 2010

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    Course Titles - Help!

    Hi All I coordinate a Life Skills Programme for a group of homeless men and women in East London. I also teach part of the programme. The Programme is made up of 5 modules as follows: Basic Skills Independent Living Health & Hygiene Therapeutic...
    northendchamps northendchamps 56-60 1 Response Aug 15, 2011

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    I love working out. I'm extremely muscular. I am actually a personal trainer and gym owner. I have been in the business for 5 years, since I was 23. When I was 26, I finally bought...
    workhardworkhard workhardworkhard 26-30, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Last week I was just so overwhelmed by everything going on. I am a cashier at a busy store Walgreens and I just felt like I was yelled at by so many people. I tried to hold it back...
    Ashamedpooperim21yrsold Ashamedpooperim21yrsold 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    On the other hand, there are a few people who find themselves allowed to offer you information without the need of becoming registered. These people include things like:The...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    Created by Shaun T and designed by a company known as Beach Body, the main aim of the Insanity Workout is to ensure that you are fit and in the best shape, the program assures that...
    edr567 edr567 26-30, M Oct 13

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    I love my job but it tests my limits. I used to be very out of shape, I have lost forty pounds between my job and trying to build up my strength to give better care to my patients...
    mom4ce mom4ce 51-55, F Oct 12

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    I think a lot of people who say they hate working actually just hate their job. But there's no denying it for me because I've had so many jobs and I've hated all of them (except...
    chickiebos chickiebos 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 21

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    So as most everyone knows, I've been going to work barefoot most of the time for the past several months. This was due mostly in part to the fact that the weather has been so...
    azsocks azsocks 46-50, M Oct 22

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    I have experienced horrific racisim from two managers at hotel du vin Brighton One of the was my boss who acts like a man and dresses in men's clothes and her hair is totally...
    Evauk Evauk 31-35, F Oct 9

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    Entertainment is excellent for yourself. It impacts your health in favorable way. This is fact. There are Some workout and ideas to remain wholesome .Push ups- these are generally...
    steveholman807 steveholman807 26-30, M Oct 16

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    I love working out. I love the feeling of hard work and sweat. I love the feeling of results. I try not to get too muscular, but I try to keep my curvy figure. I use my home gym...
    treppy42 treppy42 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 16

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    i hate being stuck in an office for 8 plus hours. u never get to leave on time anways, at least in my line of work, or its just frowned upon. i just dont understand how ppl go...
    blahblah2789 blahblah2789 36-40, F Oct 23

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    There is beauty in all, and there is the ugly. Neither exist in solitary corners. Neither can survive without the other. There is balance in all thing, and we seek equilibrium...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Oct 11

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    I was bullied at work because I was quiet and being tormented at home, not being the favourite of the family etc, I lacked social skills. The women (Margaret) went out of her way...
    chanelP chanelP 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 17

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    Register for the monthly twenty4 e mail newsletter to get the newest information, digital developments and society insights from our group. Enter your electronic mail tackle under...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M Oct 17

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    Last night I set my alarm for 6:30am to get up for work, in the morning when my alarm went off I turned it off and had a little 'snooze'. I then dreamed I was for some reason at...
    paragra paragra 18-21 Oct 23

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    I worked in a high stress job for 6 1/2 years. I worked with children and families in crisis and those who experienced trauma. I cried but always while working late at night in the...
    Hope1985 Hope1985 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Don?t worry about not being able to make change at the window, you are not a window PSE. You will get the job position because the women before you denied the offer. No, your co...
    kejosa kejosa 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    When your new Postmaster comes in, don?t ask your co-worker how long the Postmaster was in the office the previous day because the Postmaster will be giving you the evil glare at...
    kejosa kejosa 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    In the short time that I have been contacting you, only meeting you in person once and never working with you in the office, I am amazed that there are individuals that make a post...
    kejosa kejosa 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    Opening the post office at 3am isnt as bad as one would think. You start alone and as each hour goes by, more people show up for work. The bundles of flats that are Periodicals and...
    kejosa kejosa 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I am sure there are many people who are going to read this and laugh or feel sorry for me. Well I wanted to see what other people share with experiences that only "Sales Industry...
    Melizien Melizien 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    It is hard to maintain grades when you have a full time job and go to school full time. I don't not sleep as well as I shoul, I'm sleep deprived. By the time I get off work its...
    BestScorpio BestScorpio 22-25, M Oct 2

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    Today's workout consisted of Jillian Michael's "No More Trouble Zone's- Complete Workout". Man was that tough! There were times where I had to stop because my body just couldn't...
    getfitjourney getfitjourney 18-21, F Oct 10

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    long distance relationships can work out, if you want it too....i had a long distance relationship and we worked at it for 4 months and then he moved in with me and my family...
    westlife213 westlife213 22-25, F Oct 16

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    How I miss my work. I never started out as a construction engineer, I thought my career would have been something quite different. One thing led to another, then another, and so I...
    Chopinsivories Chopinsivories 46-50, F Oct 21

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    My previous post addressed my recent resignation of my current job. This job was the most stress inducing job that not only exhausted me, but broke my work spirit. At my previous...
    PriorP92 PriorP92 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I workout 5-6 days a week. Workouts to me are good for the mind, body and soul. I feel so blah mentally when I don't workout for a few days.
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 1

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    Hi I am new here so be kind Yesterday I was working in a customers home cleaning her carpets she was a very good and old customer of mine for many years after cleaning her carpets...
    007carpetman 007carpetman 51-55, M 6 Responses Oct 2

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    I love to work. I would work constantly if I didn't need to sleep. Very little else (besides my kids) matters. I am either with them or working.
    captainahab2 captainahab2 46-50, M Oct 4

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    How to deal with an annoying colleague? Recently, there's a new employee working at my office and she's assigned to help me in day to day projects. From her resume and interview...
    foodielovers foodielovers 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 7

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    I have just started dating a man who is a workaholic. He's admitted to me that he doesn't have that much time to give me, but he wants to keep seeing me. What makes it harder is...
    lowencope lowencope 26-30, F Oct 8

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    I know that I'm a hard worker because all the scientist with their PhD PharmD MD I'll tell me then I am the hardest working administrative clerk. I just do my jobs do the best I...
    buzzed90 buzzed90 22-25, M Oct 10

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    I suffer from mental problems and am not accepted in society. I've never worked and never want to. I don't want to go into a situation of bullying and stress. I had enough of that...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45, T Oct 11

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    I get up at 5am every morning to go to work . I work as a Janitor and don't get back home till after 5 pm . I only work 40 hrs the rest is traveling time
    wildman43055 wildman43055 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 11

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    Well I mean I don't mind working out I know it's good for me but I don't like the fact if I'm working out and eating crap it's pointless. Right now I don't have any money to buy...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    Dear Divas in the workplace. You know who you are and you really do think it's all about you baybeee (work that POUT when you don't get more money/kudos/general adoration) Listen...
    Blondie1978 Blondie1978 36-40, F 4 Responses Oct 14

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    It's the best feeling... makes me feel so numb after I've worked myself hard that I forget about my achey heart. Thank you workouts! "You can be sad or you can work your...
    Summerandroses Summerandroses 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    I want workout buddies but that's so hard to find I've been really unmotivated lately and I want to boost up my confidence again I prefer working out at home than I do at the gym I...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F Oct 15

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    After jumping between soul-destroying, badly paid jobs and struggling to find a career/make a living, I now work from home. And I love it - no time and money wasted on commuting...
    spacepixie spacepixie 26-30, F Oct 21

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    I worked overnights as a stocker. I hated all of the managers and most of my co-workers. If you asked for help, nobody could help you. If you messed up, instead of bringing you...
    AgentSickler AgentSickler 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 22

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    Power argues that the discourse of the workplace has pervaded every sphere of life and that the model of contemporary womanhood is that of a woman who engages in an endless 'self...
    crystalbetry031 crystalbetry031 22-25, F Oct 23

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