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First and foremost, (there’s a) selection process. (We) do background checks, drug testing (and) look at probation reports. (There’s) zero tolerance for threats of workplace violence. (We) have employee support (and a) counseling program. — Peter Miller

At this point it is too early to tell all of the outcomes that will evolve from this provision. But we are confident that through the counseling process, consumers will better understand all their options for getting their financial house in order. — Steve Bartlett

In an ideal world, we’d like to keep them together as much as possible. They’re going to need a lot of counseling support. — Richard Griffin

Counseling tells me I’m not supposed to do that, because it’s all right for her to cry. — Jim Farrell

Preaching is personal counseling on a group basis. — Harry Emerson Fosdick

They suffered because of it, … They were fearful because of it. They were in need of counseling because of it. — Stephen Gillers

We’re looking at moving out of the mental health (program) piece at the high school and offering a more comprehensive social work, which will be working with the parents as well as doing all the counseling for the drug and alcohol abuse. — Sandy Miller

Credit counseling organizations now know what the bankruptcy lawyers and other experts said all along: Congress got it dead wrong when it passed the bankruptcy law. — Brad Botes

If you like to argue just for the sake of being contentious, you shouldn’t pick a job based on this unresolved emotional issue of yours, you should get counseling for it. — Tucker Max

In our office, about 10 percent of the one-on-one counseling sessions are actually children of older adults. I think there was an expectation we’d see a lot more children of older adults seeking help. — Sam Wilson

I still have a mental health professional there, and she indicates there are still dealing with family issues and providing the counseling needed. There will be another mental health professional from another part of the state that will be providing respite to that person, too. — Sharon Kesselring

Despite little marketing effort to date, each episode generates thousands of online applications. Based on the quality of these leads, we are now moving forward quickly with plans to roll out our distribution network, which will include a robust Web site and lead-generation engine, a call center and home buyer counseling services. — Eric Gorrell

I have been doing marriage counseling for about 15 years and I realized that what makes one person feel loved, doesn’t make another person feel loved. — Gary Chapman

The changing face of pharmacy will be increasingly evident in the next five to 10 years with more women in the work force, the potential for more part-time work by pharmacists and the desire of pharmacists to spend more time on counseling and other patient services. — David Mott

I hope that man rots in jail for a very long time, and that little girl gets the counseling she needs. — Shane Wilson

Generally, there are no lightning bolts or magical signs that tell you when it is time to get divorced. When the bad starts outweighing the good on a consistent basis, you may feel that taking the next step is appropriate. It is a very personal decision and most likely should be arrived upon with the help of some kind of counseling or support. — Laura Wasser

Throughout the early and mid-1990s, the Clinton administration debated the merits of paying for AIDS testing and counseling of vulnerable populations overseas. — Barton Gellman

A lot of students have business ideas. We work on those ideas and do counseling with them. — Wes Savage

The members appointed to the Gangland Security Task Force will bring their knowledge and expertise in various fields from counseling to law enforcement. It?s the diversity of the task force that will give us extensive information on the gang infrastructure and allow for the formation of a comprehensive plan to eliminate gangs. — Ronald Rice

Under his leadership, the Las Vegas Municipal Court became a model for limited jurisdiction courts across the country. Video arraignments, counseling programs and many other innovations were brought to Las Vegas by Judge Brown, — Nancy Becker

Millions of children and adults are becoming infected, falling ill and dying without the barest essentials in medical treatment, counseling or social support, — Kofi Annan

If your credit card bills are completely out of control and far beyond your ability to afford them, then the relatively minor breaks that credit card companies offer to people in credit counseling may not provide enough breathing room for some people to afford a three- to five-year debt-management plan. — Travis Plunkett

It will increase their costs and require credit counseling and education when it’s too late to do any good, … It will also force many into Chapter 13 when they can’t afford it. — John Cole

The child was absolutely devastated. It took me a while to get her to open up and tell me what happened. I am hoping that she will start some counseling so that she can begin to heal. — J. Horton

Those of us who engage in lifestyle counseling might be inclined to pat ourselves on the back over these findings. — David Katz

When symptoms clearly begin to interfere with daily functions, students who are having trouble going to class and getting assignments done, they need some coping methods – counseling can help with that. — Dr. Saveanu

Women who attend support groups and counseling for a reasonable period of time are likely to gain some better coping skills, learn the signs of abuse, become stronger and feel better about themselves and their decisions, so they are more likely to move into independent living and less likely to return to the battering situation. It’s a key to their becoming independent and increasing their self-esteem … so that they can make decisions for themselves and move forward. — Gayle Martin

The state of Indiana has also sought to make sure we expand alternatives in healthcare counseling for women, non-abortion alternatives, and I’m also very pleased into the fact we’re well on our way to becoming the most pro-adoption state in America. — Mike Pence

For years, surgeons have been struggling to find the best way to avoid the greatest harm in patients with incidentally identified hernias. Avoiding harm in this case is easy it can best be accomplished by counseling and educating patients and only repairing hernias that cause symptoms. — David Flum

Right now, shelter, meals, water and mental health counseling are things people are in need of. But we’re not always hearing exactly what the needs are, because we’ve had spotty communication with our people on the ground. — Devorah Goldburg

You shouldn’t have counseling at the end of life. You ought to have counseling 20 years before you’re going to die. You ought to plan these things out. And I don’t have any problem with things like living wills. But they ought to be done within the family. — Chuck Grassley

We say it jokingly now, but I think we’re eventually going to need some counseling after this. — Toni Blanco

It wasn’t just about giving someone food or paying their utilities or counseling them. To my father, it was about helping a person establish a social structure, go to church, get a job and become a productive member of society. — Luis Hernandez

They are a great benefit to the department. They free up police officers to do other work. And, they help facilitate the use of emergency rooms and medical procedures. They help us through that process. They help out teens and children and they have avenues to mental illness and crisis counseling resources. — Sgt. Urbas

In counseling patients who are considering gastric bypass surgery, this study will help us to identify those patients who can reasonably expect the long-lasting health benefits from significantly reduced blood pressure. — Madelyn Fernstrom

The implications are that we’ll be able to identify families that carry this gene, to be able to provide counseling to them and, ultimately, we’ll hopefully be able to identify them very early if they develop prostate cancer. — James Bennetts

The financial assistance is available. We are eager to help them, not only financially, but from a counseling standpoint, so we can try to make the process as easy as possible. — Christian Smith

Sometimes, just the act of venting is helpful. Counseling provides a safe haven for precisely that kind of free-ranging release: You can say things in the therapist’s office, with the therapist present, that would be incendiary or hurtful in your living room. — Laura Wasser

Some struggling marriages can be salvaged with hard work and counseling; others should be dismantled and stripped for parts. — Mallory Ortberg

Sen. Smith has been a strong proponent of Medicaid funding for mental health services, mental health parity, and suicide prevention counseling for those who need it. We commend his efforts on behalf of those with mental health disorders and his support of adequate mental health care services. — Russ Newman

Under the new law before anybody can file for bankruptcy they will have to go through credit counseling through a credit counseling agency. And that’s an agency approved by the U.S. Trustees office, — Kenneth Meyers

Editing should be, especially in the case of old writers, a counseling rather than a collaborating task. The tendency of the writer-editor to collaborate is natural, but he should say to himself, ”How can I help this writer to say it better in his own style?” and avoid ”How can I show him how I would write it, if it were my piece?” — James Thurber

Many of these kids just have nowhere to go. This program provides them with temporary shelter until we can work things out among the family. It’s all about opening the lines of communication through different counseling methods and getting them back home. — Dave Betz

A lot of people get a home equity loan and do it on their own, short of going to a credit counseling agency. You can consolidate your credit card debt and have a lower monthly payment that will maybe get you through a squeeze. — Fritz Elmendorf

We found that while both types of home-based counseling resulted in individuals quitting smoking or making positive strides towards quitting, those in the motivational enhancement group outperformed the standard care group in every measure. — Belinda Borrelli

Bankruptcies are very serious issues that can often be avoided by seeking help from a professional debt counseling service that will intervene with creditors. — Fritz Elmendorf

If you’re in over your head, go out tomorrow and see a consumer credit counseling service, … Talk to someone if you can’t do the things on your list, or go find a financial planner to get some help. — David Caruso

Our counselors are going to her classes and speaking to them about any type of counseling services that students may want to use. — Jim Hall

That was kind of tough because my father (Raymond) taught in the schools here. She was always talking to young people about education, always counseling young people to go to school, get an education. ‘Education is your ticket to anything you want to do.’ That’s why she paid for so many kids to go to school. — Conrad Coleman

Our hypothesis is that smokers who receive counseling will be more likely to quit smoking. We are hoping for a 25 percent to 30 percent success rate, which appears to be low but would be a significant improvement over the current rate. — Dr. Bastian

Aaron carefully considered this decision and sought the right information before making it. We’ve been counseling him each step of the way and will continue to do so over the next two months. This is a logical step for Aaron to take and we will support him wholeheartedly. — Jamie Dixon

We’re reviewing all the estate planning work, because some things will have to change now. If they had a partnership agreement, it’s contract law, but when you marry you have to adhere to marriage laws, … With a marriage, a spouse is entitled to a percentage of your assets, so we’re counseling clients about prenuptial agreements before they get married; wills have to be redone; and we’re putting money into budgets for weddings and honeymoons. — John LeBlanc

We need to be doing text messaging on cell phones, we need to be doing online counseling in chat rooms, we need to be doing email — wherever they will meet us and be willing to open up, that’s where we have to be. — Reese Butler

For 97 percent, no amount of counseling in debt management would help them. The only thing they have left is bankruptcy. — Brad Botes

I’m on call one weekend out of every month. Whenever any law enforcement agency needs help, they’ll call Crisis Intervention. We do everything from counseling victims to providing help that is beyond what law enforcement does, like stranded motorists who are out of gas. We give them 10 gallons and send them down the road. Sometimes we’ll get people a hotel room, especially people who have lost their homes and the Red Cross hasn’t been able to respond yet. Whatever we can do to help. — Marty Hammond

The university takes very seriously any intimation or expression by individuals that may need counseling or professional mental health treatment. Each case is individual and would be assessed on the particular circumstances related to that individual. — Colin Riley

Its a women’s emergency center that will have a special counseling area, separate bathroom and shower and a separate entrance. — Kevin Spiegel

The women and men who have suffered military sexual trauma deserve our respect, compassion and commitment to provide them with ready access to counseling and treatment. I am releasing the report, which I have obtained through other sources, to shine a light on a serious problem that the White House wants to hide in the shadows, — Lane Evans

Without proper pre-test counseling … there will be a lot of people unduly alarmed. — Michael Greene

This study is a very important reminder to physicians to pay particular attention to a woman’s family history of colon, endometrial and ovarian cancers, with genetic counseling becoming of utmost importance. If women with Lynch syndrome are identified, there needs to be coordinated care between the gastrointestinal and obstetrics and gynecologic medical disciplines. — Karen Lu

It’s a simple ordinance that the council can pass that defines what a ‘high-risk’ loan is and then provides counseling to those who qualify, as a way to end the many foreclosures and bankruptcies that devastate already fragile communities. — Aaron Neumann

They’re both on pretty raw nerve endings on this point. Counseling by the Americans and bringing the two security leaderships together will be a first step, — Richard Murphy

Men need nutrition, counseling and health classes just as much as women, — Anne Johnson

My conversation is with the Lord s Name, and my counseling is with the Lord s Name, the Lord s Name always takes care of me. — O. Singh

We don’t want this credit counseling requirement to be yet another hurdle that consumers who really need bankruptcy relief have to jump over to get it, — Travis Plunkett

One of our main priorities over the past two months has been to find new positions for our team members. We have hosted two job fairs with over 25 employers participating in each. We have also helped team members contact other community resources, such as Nevada Job Connect, and provided one-to-one counseling when needed. As of today, about 90 percent of our team members have found new positions. — Virginia Perkins

On the face of it, the bill supports what we already do. Counseling that is specifically for the sport really is coaching and that isn’t something we would regulate. — Jeff Smith

There has to be an inner peace process that treats gang members like traumatized war victims who lack counseling, jobs, and respect. A lot of that has got to be self-administered in affinity groups, counseling groups, in jail and out of jail, with resources and professional help. — B. R. Hayden

Social-enterprise employees earn wages and pay taxes, reducing their recidivism rates and dependence on government assistance. They also receive crucial on-the-job training, job-readiness skills, literacy instruction and, if necessary, the counseling and mental-health services they need to move into the mainstream workforce. — George R. Roberts

That’s pretty good for people coming in for non-treatment. We didn’t even provide counseling unless they asked for it. — Dorothy Hatsukami

By focusing intense efforts on Botswana, we hope to show what can be achieved with comprehensive efforts across the entire spectrum of care, from voluntary testing and counseling and education to the provision of increased access to medicines and appropriate monitoring of treatment, — Raymond Gilmartin

Another essential function is that of guidance counseling. At this point I am not sure that the governor feels that guidance counseling is a direct instruction, — Margaret Davis

If you’re going to counsel people – and that’s all my ministry is, it’s a counseling ministry more than anything else – people have to believe that they can trust you and that they can listen to you, that you’re going to try to help them and not just politically try to convert them to your views. — Robert H. Schuller

Credit counseling sounds like a good thing. If the credit agency is sincerely concerned about the debtor then it’s a good thing. However, if the credit agency is more concerned about a fee that is generated for them by consolidating the debt through their office, then it’s a bad thing. — Kenneth Meyers

If it is a first offense, you ground them and have a talk. The second offense would call for counseling. — Alan Thicke

James Packer was spotted around a Scientology campus in Australia, has made frequent trips in Los Angeles where Scientology is headquartered, and reportedly spent time in Scientology counseling sessions in Sydney ù and Tom Cruise is his pal. Practically everything that Tom Cruise does has some connection to Scientology. The thinking is that Cruise has groomed this guy to be a big giver to follow in Cruise’s footsteps. After all, Tom Cruise is the biggest giver Scientology has. — Rick Ross

I’m a golfaholic. And all the counseling in the world wouldn’t help me. — Lee Trevino

We offer individual counseling and some group counseling. — Harold Ford

I just finished a course in Patient Counseling last semester and it prepared me very well for this competition. The faculty and staff here are top-notch. My goal was to relax, enjoy the experience, and learn something from the competition so that I might be able to better compete in following years. — Jennifer Lurk

Credit counseling is as important as legal counseling. — Laura Fisher

I also have a degree in marriage, family and child counseling – I’m a therapist. — Stephen Furst

I don’t know if it will improve at all. The great number of people will just need a counseling session, get a certificate and file bankruptcy. — David Jones

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