self-help


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self-help

(sĕlf′hĕlp″)
Action taken by a person to improve his or her life educationally, emotionally, financially, interpersonally, or socially.
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concept of self-help into separation-of-powers analysis, with special
diagnosis and prognosis on their own using a self-help strategy.
The notice also renders the 'ownership' documents that the self-help group has been circulating to various authorities and in court cases as fakes and forgeries, which they are unlikely to use again in the petitions and public protests they occasionally organize with the hope of attracting political interventions to support their pursuit of the property.
A further 570 people in Leicestershire were treated with a "non-guided" self-help book.
The charity MIND also warned that although self-help books can be helpful they should not be used as a substitute for mental health treatment.
These previous publications describe a rich portrait of interviewees' engagement with self-help reading.
"The combined strengths of CommunityWorks and Self-Help will bring real depth to the Greenville area," said Self-Help CEO Martin Eakes, in the release.
Self-Help Federal CU assumed management of Seaway's branch network and deposits in May 2017.
"Since 2014 the government has created 2 million self-help groups on priority, and over 22.5 million families have been brought into their fold," he said.
The government is committed to supporting these self-help groups at all levels.' Dr Izhar ul Haq, Director Program at Punjab Welfare Trust commented, 'These women with disabilities should not feel left out to become a marginalized segment of the society.
In Smiles' wake and at the onset of the 20th century, some of the most prominent names in the self-help field would span generations, blurring the lines between young and old, then and now.