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guidance

[′gīd·əns]
(navigation)
The process of directing the movements of any vehicle, especially an aeronautical vehicle or space vehicle, with particular reference to the selection of a course or flight path.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Guidance

See also Counsel.
Analects, The
emphasize human relationships, the golden rule, and usefulness to the state and society. [Chin. Lit.: The Analects of Confucius in Benét, 33]
Anthony, Mr.
gave guidance to supplicants on radio show. [Am. Radio: “Ask Mr. Anthony” in Buxton, 99]
Baloo
bear who teaches Mowgli jungle law. [Br. Lit.: The Jungle Books]
Dear Abby
column of moral or psychological advice; syndicated since 1956. [Pop. Culture: Payton, 185]
Deborah
under her aegis, Barak routed the Canaanites. [O.T.: Judges 4:4–10]
Dix, Dorothea
(1870–1951) syndicated columnist who gave advice to the lovelorn. [Am. Pop. Culture: Misc.]
Dooley, Mr
. Irish saloonkeeper in Chicago who sagely and humorously dispenses folk philosophy. [Am. Humor: Hart, 240]
lamp
Word of God showing the way. [Christian Symbolism: O.T.: Psalms 119:105]
Landers, Ann
(1918—) syndicated columnist who gives advice on personal problems. [Pop. Culture: Misc.]
Mentor
Odysseus’s friend and advisor. [Gk. Lit.: Odyssey]
Ten Commandments
God’s precepts for man’s life. [O.T.: Exodus 20:3–17; Deuteronomy 5:7–21]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Below are examples of questions and anticipatory guidance for parents based on the format used in AAP Bright Futures guidelines.
(a) a control group that was the standard well-child visit and (b) the experimental group that was the addition of anticipatory guidance and behavioral health recommendations by a behavioral health provider during a well-child visit after standard care by the primary care physician.
That means there is a need to motivate the parents for early visit of their child to establish anticipatory guidance and dental home.
Anticipatory guidance: What information do parents receive?
Information regarding HIV infection, testing, transmission, and implications of infection also should be regarded as an essential component of the anticipatory guidance provided to all adolescents as part of health care.
(7) Their progressive provision by health visitors to support women with moderate need should include a focus on mother-infant interaction, and perhaps modelling, identifying strengths in the mother's interactions with her baby, anticipatory guidance, and encouraging play and taking the baby's lead.
In this project, Brazelton's (1992) Touchpoints approach served as the educational practice model for mentoring and strengthening parents' anticipatory guidance during routine well-baby health care.
"Counseling families, providing anticipatory guidance and referring families for counseling and support can help make a critical difference in helping decrease risk and increase well-being for lesbian, gay and bisexual youth."
Questions related to these two categories might be a focus for screening, either in anticipatory guidance or treatment strategies.
Concerns raised through PEDS could then be addressed by primary care providers who could prevent further problems through early intervention and anticipatory guidance and also act as appropriate triage for referrals.