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Check Up from the Neck Up: Keeping TV out of the background helps keep family in the foreground

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Psychologist Rich O’Neill, PhD, talks about research from the University of Massachusetts that shows parents spend less time engaged with their children when a television is turned on in the same room.

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Check-Up from the Neck-Up: Resting as deeply as I work

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhDPsychologist Rich O’Neill, PhD, talks about what a difference getting a good night’s sleep can have on health and mood.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Building that bridge for troubled waters

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill talks about building a relationship that will survive the tough times.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Helping a son climb a ladder of Ivy

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhDPsychologist Rich O’Neill, PhD, talks about the effort parents can put toward helping their children succeed, as he helps settle his own son into Harvard Law School.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Think seriously about what prevents you from regular exercise

Friday, July 31st, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhDPsychologist Rich O’Neill, PhD, extolls the virtues of exercise — and addresses many of the common excuses people use for not exercising regularly.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Staying motivated to heal through physical therapy

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhDSeven months into a physical therapy routine, psychologist Rich O’Neill, PhD finally is reaping the rewards.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Finding the wiggle room to make magical moments

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhDPsychologist Rich O’Neill, PhD, in this week’s Check Up from the Neck Up, talks about the challenges of balancing life’s demands. He describes his conscious effort to make magical moments — and the payoff.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: The joy of healing

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill talks about the joy of healing.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Goal Conflict

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill talks about Goal conflict, or Happier AND healthier AND successier..

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Mother’s Day

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill talks about children having to mother their mother or their father.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: The natural human retaliatory impulse

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill talks about the natural human impulse to retaliate and the effects of choosing not to.

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Check-Up From The Neck-Up: Bicycle safety, exercise and cardiovascular disease

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

Richard O'Neill, PhD Psychologist Richard O’Neill talks about bicycle safety, exercise and preventing cardiovascular disease.

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