STIMULANT

A drug that increases the neurological activity of the body. Examples include cocaine and amphetamines. The Elevations TeamWant to learn more about how Elevations can guide your teen with specialized, compassionate care? Contact us today!

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STRENGTHS

  n.noun The New Oxford American Dictionary provides the following definition for strengths: ” a good or beneficial quality or attribute of a person or thing: the strengths and weaknesses of their sales and marketing operation | his strength was his obsessive single-mindedness.” In short, strengths are characteristics of an individual that allow them to…

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STUDENT

  /stu.dent/ n.noun A student is a learner, or someone who attends an educational institution. In its widest use, student is used for anyone who is learning, including mid-career adults who are taking vocational education or returning to university. An individual living in the United States typically spends the majority of their adolescence as a…

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STUDENT PROFILE

  /stu.dent/ /pro.file/ n.noun A student profile provides information about a student. Student profiles can include data submitted by a student, as well as information which is added by staff members at an educational institution to provide a complete picture of the student. Access to many types of student profiles is restricted due to concerns…

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STUDY SKILLS

  /stu.dy/ /skill/ n.noun Study skills, also known as study strategies, are approaches applied to learning. They are generally critical to the success in school, considered essential for acquiring good grades, and useful for learning throughout one’s life. Study skills are key to achieving academic success. Those, who develop study skills, are able to earn…

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