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Anne H. (1876–1925). A leader in public health nursing. She served as a volunteer and staff nurse with the Henry Street Nursing Service in New York City and later was first director of the School of Public Health Nursing at Simmons College. One of her areas of concern in nursing education was the relation of the theoretical and practical components of education.

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(strong),
Edward K., Jr., U.S. psychologist, *1884. See: Strong vocational interest test.

strong

(strawng)
1. Potent.
2. Concentrated.
3. Biologically or chemically active; said, e.g., of acids, bases, electrolytes, and muscle tissue.
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It was clear through talking with the family camp directors that these family camps exist to strengthen families.
After discussions with university colleagues and counselors from a number of local districts, the author decided to initiate a project combining collaborative action research with an annual event that would bring together a variety of stakeholders interested in counseling issues to hear the results of the research projects and to receive encouragement and support in their efforts to strengthen the practice of school counseling.
As a part of an effort to strengthen activities to promote safety, Honda will open another traffic education center in Indonesia in 2006, in addition to the existing centers in The Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Australia, and India.
Although many challenges will have to be resolved, we have a better opportunity now than at any time in the past to help strengthen democracy and respect for human rights, and contribute to the stability and prosperity of an important strategic partner.
Knight: We are likely to see that as economic activity strengthens around the globe, long-term interest rates gradually rise.
So also could wider structures of cooperation within the Arab world, enabling the Arab states of the Middle East to strengthen their bargaining position vis-a-vis the large economic blocs which dominate the international economy.
Besides its efforts to strengthen banking supervision, the Board has supported a variety of initiatives that seek to meet challenges faced by all dealers and end users of derivatives, banks and nonbanks.
Yoga postures help stretch what's tight, and strengthen and stabilize what's weak.
Each day, in hundreds of different ways, multilateralism--positive multilateralism, effective multilateralism--is alive in this Hemisphere, whether through sharing of best practices in the fight against drug trafficking (Operation Kingfish), supporting the Justice Studies Center of the Americas in its work to strengthen national judicial systems, collaborating to restore full democracy in Haiti, or sending emergency assistance to countries suffering from natural disasters.
To establish three new chapters--in Waterloo Region, Sudbury, and Chatham--and to recruit and train about 400 volunteers to strengthen the Society's capacity to assist Ontarians in preventing and/or managing osteoporosis.
If properly used, they should strengthen the financial system.
To fully strengthen and develop the neck, the two primary muscles must be isolated and trained.

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