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A 25-year-old female asked:

i just found out that i have high intelligence (25). are there uni's that support this and offer a study year for non-students? 'cause nl doesn't.

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
High intgelligence: is good when used properly. Contact your department of education for leads to other countries and universities if you are looking for scholarships and specialized education. Don't let the idea of a high IQ block you from valuing the opinions of others. There are many forms of intelligence and Emotional Intelligence (see work of Daniel Goleman) will be more useful in life than IQ. Peace&health.
Dr. Louise Andrew
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We're happy for you: That you have High Intelligence, though 25 would seem to be your age and hopefully not your IQ. This is, however, an inappropriate question for a forum devoted to health and I am flagging it as such. Good luck.

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