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Synonyms for intervention

Synonyms for intervention

the act or an instance of interfering or intruding

Synonyms for intervention

the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.)

a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries

the act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others

(law) a proceeding that permits a person to enter into a lawsuit already in progress

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Later, they articulated a more formal intervention model, adding components of efficacy variables to general cultural variables (e.
At enrollment, participants were randomly assigned to one of two intervention groups (basic or enhanced); completed a baseline interview that covered their background, medical, behavioral and psychosocial characteristics; received a pelvic examination; and were taught to record information about their sexual behavior and barrier method use in a daily diary.
We included all randomized and controlled clinical trials (RCT/CCT, designs where allocation to the intervention is determined either by an explicit random process [RCT] or by a nonrandom process such as date of birth or case note number) before and after studies (a design with contemporaneous data collection before and after the intervention and an appropriate control site or activity) and interrupted time series (ITS, a clearly defined point in time when the intervention occurred and at least 3 data points before and 3 after the intervention).
IDEA allows schools to look at a child's response to scientific, research-based intervention as part of the special education evaluation process to determine if that child has a disability.
After 12 months, the intervention group had a 46% reduction in the number of drinking binges in a 30-day period, significantly better than the 21% reduction in controls.
Finally, extrapolation from the research literature on brief interventions in patients with low-severity alcohol problems to patients with alcohol dependence or misuse of illicit drugs is not warranted at this time.
Crisis intervention provides an immediate and temporary emotional first aid to the victim, with specific interventions targeted to the victim and to the circumstances of the presenting problems (Rosenbluh, 2002).
Therefore, by interacting with a deaf adult in an Early Intervention Program, are hearing parents (who have a deaf baby) able to improve their communication interactions with their child, and in what other ways are they affected?
At the start of the second semester, the intervention program paired high-risk freshman with junior and senior mentors who set up a series of personal meetings with the freshman to check on their progress and to determine whether they were adjusting successfully.
Were one of the three currency issuers to engage in unilateral intervention, presumably to weaken its home currency versus one or both of the others, the other two would commit to offsetting that intervention.
Leur nature exploratoire peut amener a d'autre etudes de cas, qui peuvent etre comparees et permettre une meilleure comprehension de l'utilite d'une intervention.
soldiers died after intense fighting with a Somali militia - events eternalized in the movie Black Hawk Down, has been repeatedly invoked to warn against intervention in foreign conflicts.
Ten chapters address the history and basic concepts of crisis intervention and crisis intervention programs; communication, cultural competency, and conflict management skills for interventions; assessment in field settings; the crisis intervention process; the nature of criminal victimization and its importance to interventions; interventions in intimate (domestic) violence crises; assessment and intervention in child abuse and neglect cases; mistreatment of elderly persons; suicide intervention; the prevention of and intervention in violent incidents in schools; and issues of stress and burnout.
EVALUATING EDUCATIONAL INTERVENTIONS: Single-Case Design for Measuring Response to Intervention (1st ed.