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- Case Study: Social Support among Industrial Employees. Narayanan, R. // Advances in Management;May2012, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p55
The present study aims to find out the social support among industrial employees. 100 employees were selected on the basis of using stratified random sampling method. The results revealed that industrial employees differ in their social support.
- Army readiness focuses on family. Lingwall, Mary // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);7/15/2009, Vol. 106 Issue 15, p1C
The article offers information on the Army Family Readiness Group in Hays Country, Texas, which serves as a social and emotional resource for the family of Army soldiers.
- support group:. Huber, Jeffrey T.; Gillaspy, Mary L. // Encyclopedic Dictionary of AIDS-Related Terminology;2000, p208
A definition for the term "support group," which refers to a group of individuals whose purpose is to mutually give courage, confidence, or faith, is presented.
- Support groups for men living with HIV/AIDS. // Gay & Lesbian Times;8/25/2005, Issue 922, p21
Provides information about the Living With HIV, a program designed to provide HIV-AIDS-infected community members with free counseling and support group services to help manage the challenges of surviving and help participants begin living fuller in San Diego, California.
- Good grief support group. // Navajo Times;4/11/2013, Vol. 52 Issue 15, pC-6
The article offers information on the "Good Grief" support group for people who have experienced loss which will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Gallup, New Mexico until May 21, 2013.
- Peer power. Braudaway-Bauman, Christina // Christian Century;1/11/2012, Vol. 129 Issue 1, p22
The article presents discussion of clergy peer groups. The author presents anecdotes relating how she helped form and participate in such a support group for active Christian ministers. Discussion is given asserting the importance of such groups in general for clergy, pointing to the value of...
- Social support in type II diabetes care: a case of too little, too late. Kadirvelu, Amudha; Sadasivan, Sivalal; Shu Hui Ng // Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome & Obesity: Targets & Therapy;2012 Part 2, Vol. 5, p407
Coping with type II diabetic patients is increasingly posing large financial burdens, sorely felt especially by growing economies. Self-management has been found to be an effective approach towards maintaining good control in diabetics. However, although efforts at implementing self-management...
- Social networks that empower. Bewley, Toni // Nursing Children & Young People;Nov2012, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p13
The author describes her experience of using the social networking site Facebook to illustrate the advantages of online forums which can provide much needed support to parents of disabled children.
- Lose Loneliness. HOLICKY, RICHARD // PN;Nov2013, Vol. 67 Issue 11, p30
The article explains how loneliness is becoming a public health problem in the U.S. It cites a survey conducted by AARP, Inc. which found that 35% of adults older than 45 were chronically lonely, an increase of 20% from an earlier decade. It says that the figures are higher for people with...