Lavelle Hendricks http://ketr.org en A&M-C counseling helps cope with explosive anger http://ketr.org/post/am-c-counseling-helps-cope-explosive-anger <p>Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce associate professor of counseling Dr. LaVelle Hendricks explains the symptoms and treatment of explosive anger.&nbsp; The <a href="http://www.tamuc.edu/academics/colleges/educationHumanServices/departments/psychologycounselingspecialeducation/counseling/default.aspx">Department of Psychology, Counseling and Special Education</a>&nbsp;provides help to those with this problem.</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 48371 at http://ketr.org A&M-C counseling helps cope with explosive anger Dr. LaVelle Hendricks: Beware of 'krokodil' http://ketr.org/post/dr-lavelle-hendricks-beware-krokodil <p>Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce associate professor of counseling Dr. LaVelle Hendricks says yet another menacing new drug is taking a terrible toll on abusers.&nbsp; It's a synthetic drug called "<a href="http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/mexico-confirms-krokodil-drug-case-us-patient-21402818">krokodil</a>," and while it's not yet widespread, it's beginning to appear in the western U.S.</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 47973 at http://ketr.org Dr. LaVelle Hendricks: Beware of 'krokodil' Citizens to be honored at MLK Awards Celebration http://ketr.org/post/citizens-be-honored-mlk-awards-celebration <p>On Sunday afternoon, January 19<sup>th</sup>, the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Commerce will once again host the 2014 The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Awards Celebration, promoting leadership by example.</p><p>The Hunt County African American Leadership Conference event is a vehicle through which to underscore individual commitments to tenets generally associated with the legacy of Dr. King, and to recognize those individuals publicly.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 14:45:41 +0000 Jerrod Knight 47951 at http://ketr.org Citizens to be honored at MLK Awards Celebration Hendricks: Bryant could use anger management skills http://ketr.org/post/hendricks-bryant-could-use-anger-management-skills <p>A&amp;M-Commerce associate professor of counseling Dr. LaVelle Hendricks discusses anger management techniques, and says Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant is an example of someone who struggles with controlling his anger.</p><p></p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 47138 at http://ketr.org Hendricks: Bryant could use anger management skills 'Bath salts:' Innocent name for dangerous synthetic drug http://ketr.org/post/bath-salts-innocent-name-dangerous-synthetic-drug <p>Dr. LaVelle Hendricks, associate professor of counseling and student affairs coordinator at Texas A&M University-Commerce, warns that innocent-sounding "bath salts" are highly addictive synthetic drugs that are sold over-the-counter in Northeast Texas.&nbsp; The effects of of "bath salts" are similar to cocaine, Dr. Hendricks says.</p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 44417 at http://ketr.org 'Bath salts:' Innocent name for dangerous synthetic drug K-2 synthetic drug a serious risk to users http://ketr.org/post/k-2-synthetic-drug-serious-risk-users <p>Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce associate professor and drug abuse counselor Dr. LaVelle Hendricks says K2, also known as &quot;synthetic marijuana,&quot; poses a major health risk.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 13:10:10 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 44164 at http://ketr.org K-2 synthetic drug a serious risk to users Many familiar names to be honored at Hunt County AALC http://ketr.org/post/many-familiar-names-be-honored-hunt-county-aalc <p>A list of award recipients begins with a quote from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.<em> "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."</em> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 22:39:33 +0000 Jerrod Knight 31995 at http://ketr.org Many familiar names to be honored at Hunt County AALC Knight named Commerce Rotarian of the Year http://ketr.org/post/knight-named-commerce-rotarian-year <p>The 91st&nbsp;annual Commerce Rotary installation dinner on June 26&nbsp;included the distribution of club awards for perfect attendance, longevity, and service.</p><p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 19:10:28 +0000 Scott Harvey 23199 at http://ketr.org Knight named Commerce Rotarian of the Year