self-help


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  • noun

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the act of helping or improving yourself without relying on anyone else

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this afternoon on its new report, "The Mutual Self-Help Housing Program: Reflecting on 50 Years of Success.
Critique: Impressively well, organized and presented, "Overcoming Anxiety: Self-Help Anxiety Relief" is as informed and informative as it is insightful and practical.
The $593 million Self-Help Federal Credit Union, will also leave an associational membership with the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues and will also leave CUNA, according to Self-Help President, Randy Chambers.
Minister for Disability Services and Reform, Mary Wooldridge said that grants of up to $10,000 would be provided over two years to purchase equipment, carry out maintenance and support the operations of disability self-help groups across the state.
So why would DeHaven then salvage his former friend's journal from his New Orleans estate after Hurricane Katrina and publish it; especially since he was involved in Enzo's self-help industry deceptions?
Other celebrities who have released their own self-help books include Tyra Banks, Jessica Simpson, Kirstie Alley, Kim Catrall, Jennifer Love-Hewitt, Janet Jackson, Alicia Silverstone, and so much more.
The items range between Rs 50-2000, and are sold under the brand of Punshi Mangal, which is also the name of the self-help group.
Martin Eakes, CEO of Self-Help, said, 'The Micro Branch is designed to meet the financial service needs of low-income families today and to connect them with actionable education and asset-building products that create economic opportunity and security for the future.
HARRY Potter star Emma Watson has been spotted clutching a copy of legendary self-help book Chicken Soup For The Soul.
Despite not having dedicated funding for this service, Florida's clerks have been proactive in providing self-help assistance in many formats: providing access to forms; public access to computers; notary, copy, and fax services; and low-cost legal consultations.
And it is particularly in difficult economic times (although certainly not only under such circumstances) that some parties are tempted to forego lengthy and expensive trials over a debt repayment or dispute of some other kind in favor of self-help remedies.
A DRUG treatment charity has launched the UK's first free self-help manual for people with drug problems.
The Central Asian social fair of self-help groups will take place in Bishkek on November 5 in the Fine Arts Museum, regional network of NGO said today.
The scheme, launched by Sandwell public library service and the borough's Primary Care Trust, aims to improve people's well-being by enabling doctors and primary care professionals to prescribe selected self-help books.
A SELF-HELP manual called If You Want Closure In Your Relationship, StartWith Your Legs has scooped the Oddest Book Title of the Year award.