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family

n. 1) husband, wife and children. 2) all blood relations. 3) all who live in the same household including servants and relatives, with some person or persons directing this economic and social unit.

family

(Common ancestry), noun ancestry, birth, blood connection, clan, common extraction, common forebears, common lineage, common parentage, consanguinity, descent, dynasty, ethnic group, ethnicity, filiation, folk, genealogy, house, kin, kindred, kinsmen, line, line of ancestors, line of descent, lineage, origin, parentage, people, same line of descent, same strain, sept, stirps, stock, strain, tribe

family

(Household), noun brood, domestic circle, dooestic establishment, familia, family unit, home circle, issue, offspring, progeny
Associated concepts: adoption, curtesy, dependent, domestic relation, dower, Family Court, family law, family purpose doccrine, head of household, heirs, next of kin, surviving spouse
See also: ancestry, bloodline, derivation, descendant, domestic, house, household, issue, kindred, kinship, lineage, next of kin, origin, parentage, paternal, posterity, progeny, race, relative, succession
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Multifamily counseling is a family counseling strategy involving more than one family in a single group meeting (Sayger, 1996).
4 -- ran in Valley edition only) Action Family Counseling Centers founder Cary Quashen, who has helped many kids kick their drug habits, listens to a youngster's story at an evening meeting in Saugus.
The website also details the plans available to employers and services such as individual and family counseling, individual and group psychotherapies, pharmacotherapy, and case and disease management.
Invitation to tender:Guidance of the couple and family counseling and pregnancy counseling as well as information and counseling for prenatal examinations
The Left party's reaction was in response to the RSS' family counseling programme 'Kutumb Prabodhan' in which the campaigners were visiting people's home to instil values, ethics and promoting Indian attire.
Introduction to Family Counseling: A Case Study Approach serves as an introduction to family counseling with the goal of teaching students to learn the theories and methods employed by professionals in the field in their work with families.
The periviable birth guidance provides recommendations on the proper level of care at the hospital, the need for counseling on short- and long-term neonatal outcomes, family counseling, and a predelivery plan.
Eight principles of the AAMFT Code that receive the greatest amount of attention in the family counseling literature provide a helpful outline for the treatment of ethics for families and become a guideline for considering the application within rehabilitation counseling: (a) Responsibility to Clients; (b) Confidentiality; (c) Professional Competence and Integrity; (d) Responsibility to Students and Supervisees; (e) Responsibility to Research Participants; (f) Responsibility to the Profession; (g) Financial Arrangements; and, (h) Advertising.
Manama, June 12th (BNA) --The Supreme Council for Women organized a workshop on "communication and listening skills" in cooperation with the Ministry of Education during the period from April 10th to June 13th, within the programme of preparing qualified instructors in the harmonization and family counseling programme.
So now, her dad Michael Lohan is insisting that Lindsay could change her life around if only she would go to family counseling.
com)-- Leah Koenig, MA, Child & Family therapist and Parent Coach at Collaborative Couples and Family Counseling, LLC in Bellevue WA is presenting a three Tuesday Love and Logic[R] class called "Early Childhood Parenting Made Fun
Muscat, Mar 11(ONA) The 3-day Training Symposium for the rehabilitation of family counseling workers in GCC countries, organized by the Ministry of Social Development in cooperation with the Executive Office of the Council of Ministers of Labour and Social Affairs Ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council started at City Seasons Hotel today under the auspices of Abdulmalik bin Abdullah al-Khalili, Minister of Justice in the presence of Mohammed bin Suaied al-Kalbani, Minister of Social Development.