Welcome to Telka · Smith Practice in Psychology
Telka · Smith is a multidisciplinary group practice comprised of psychologists and social workers based in Peterborough, Ontario. Our services are complemented by a network of associates across Ontario.
We offer a wide range of psychological and organizational services which include the following:
- Individual Therapy
- Marital Therapy
- Family Therapy
- Psychological Assessments
- Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
- Organizational Consulting
- Critical Incident Stress Assistance
- Useful Workshops
For more information, call (705) 742-3120 or contact us by e-mail:
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Article Series: This Being Human
Texting and Driving
- by Lee Smith, Ph.D.
Here's your Thursday skill-testing question: Put the following three actions in order, from least dangerous to most dangerous - driving while intoxicated; driving while talking on a cell phone; driving while texting. A collection of studies completed over the past six years or so, using simulations and naturalistic situations, indicates that the correct ordering is the one above that you just read. Texting-while-driving results in an approximate 20-fold increase in collision risk!
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