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The Perks of 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower'

'The Breakfast Club' (1985) has long stood as a rare film that takes adolescent issues seriously without forgetting to celebrate the positive qualities of its characters. 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower' (2012) joins that good company. Read More

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Skip Dine Young, Ph.D., is a Professor of Psychology at Hanover College in Indiana and a licensed clinical psychologist.

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