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profession

 [pro-fesh´un]
1. an avowed, public declaration or statement of intention or purpose.
2. a calling or vocation requiring specialized knowledge, methods, and skills, as well as preparation, in an institution of higher learning, in the scholarly, scientific, and historical principles underlying such methods and skills. A profession continously enlarges its body of knowledge, functions autonomously in formulation of policy, and maintains by force of organization or concerted opinion high standards of achievement and conduct. Members of a profession are committed to continuing study, place service above personal gain, and are committed to providing practical services vital to human and social welfare.

profession

Learned profession, pronounced Lern-ed, as in burn-bed Biomedical ethics An occupation requiring intense preparation in a body of erudite knowledge–eg, law, medicine, which is applied in service to society, has a system of self-governance and in which success is measured by accomplishments in serving man and society and/or furtherance of knowledge in the field, rather than in personal gain. See Pro bono, Learned profession, Remedial profession, 'Yellow professionalism. '.

profession,

n a calling; vocation; a means of livelihood or gain.

profession

1. an avowed, public declaration or statement of intention or purpose.
2. a calling or vocation requiring specialized knowledge, methods and skills, as well as preparation, in an institution of higher learning, in the scholarly, scientific and historical principles underlying such methods and skills. A profession continuously enlarges its body of knowledge, functions autonomously in formulation of policy, and maintains by force of organization or concerted opinion high standards of achievement and conduct. Specifically in this regard it maintains and polices a code of ethics and conducts a professional organization of which a large majority of the profession are members. Members of a profession are committed to continuing study, placing service above personal gain, and are committed to providing practical services vital to human and social welfare.

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Q. please let me know my role as a health care professional in caring for a child with autism. I am a health care professional not a specialist. So consider my situation and please let me know my role as a health care professional in caring for a child with autism.

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higly effective natural nutritionals include:

calcium/magnesium
kelp
cod liver oil
flax seed oil
raw apple cider vinegar

Also, avoid highly processed foods like white sugar, white flour, an high fructose corn syrup.

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Several questioned the need for a profession of faith and an oath in order to be part of the visitation teams.
It's difficult to assimilate these new thoughts that arise from official circles where the leader's profession of faith dictates state policy," said Felipe Adolf, president of the Consejo Latinoamericano de Iglesias (CLAI).
Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (hereafter CDF), Profession of Faith, http://www.
How many American Catholics can assent to the prescribed profession of faith with a sincere heart and with a full understanding of its meaning?
This was followed by the Pope's Homily and the Profession of Faith.
Observing Ramadan is one of the five pillars of Islam, the others being the shahada or profession of faith, the obligation to pray five times a day, the giving of alms or zakat and going on pilgrimage to Mecca, the hajj.
The word "profession" itself, Brundage relates, has religious roots insofar as it is connected with making a solemn profession or undertaking, much as theologians and monks made a profession of faith.
Here I have found, without fail, many who daily greet each other and me in peace, consistent with their Muslim profession of faith, their genuine hospitality carried in their greeting of peace, in both their word and deed.
Each sees a devastating gap in popular Christian culture between profession of faith and serious discipleship.
What allows us to recognise ourselves as God's children are deeds, not our profession of faith.
Starting from Dostoevsky's well-known profession of faith to Fonvizina--that if it were proved to him that Christ were outside the truth, he would remain with Christ--Banerjee then selects Winter Notes on Summer Impressions, Notes from Underground, and The Brothers Karamazov in order to demonstrate the harm that dependence on reason alone can do to one both psychologically and spiritually.
There are five pillars of Islam, namely the profession of faith (Shahadah), ritual prayer (Salah), fasting (Sawm), alms-giving (Zakah), and pilgrimage to Makkah (Hajj).

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