Family Matters of Greater Washington Company Profile

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Family Matters of Greater Washington is a non-government, nonprofit organization accredited by the Council on Accreditation Services for Families and Children, Inc. and the American Camping Association. Formerly known as Family and Child Services of Washington, D.C., Inc., Family Matters was founded in 1882 and has been an integral part of the Washington, D.C. community for 135 years. One of the oldest, nationally accredited social services organizations in the nation, Family Matters provides comprehensive, accessible, low-fee services to thousands of residents of the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Northern Virginia. Family Matters of Greater Washington is a member of the Child Welfare League of America and the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities.

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Apply now for the Greater Washington Innovation Awards

Presented by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Washington Innovation Awards™ is the event celebrating thought leadership, innovation and  creativity in the Greater Was...

Washington DC legislator apologises for posting video blaming recent snowfall on 'Rothschilds controlling the climate'

A Washington DC lawmaker has apologised after he posted a video in which he embraced a conspiracy theory saying a famous family of Jewish billionaires controls the weather. As snow fell on the nation...

Orsinger, Nelson, Downing Anderson Welcomes Attorney Taylor Mohr

Ms. Mohr comes to the firm with experience in complex Family Law matters involving divorces, modifications, enforcements and child custody matters as well as a Read more...

Treating mental illness: Quality of life matters

Quality of life matters. This straightforward assertion gets complicated when we discuss the treatment of depression. Depression is common, part of a family doctor’s daily schedule; it can affec...

Family of 8 presumed dead after SUV plunges off California cliff

Police are trying to learn why an SUV they believe was carrying a family of eight plunged off a cliff in Northern California. Jennifer and Sarah Hart from Washington and three of their kids were found...

Greater Occipital Nerve Block for Acute Treatment of Migraine

Is greater occipital block an effective option for acute pain management in migraine headache? Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine

For women with kidney cancer, belly fat matters

(Washington University School of Medicine) Belly fat affects the odds of women surviving kidney cancer but not men, according to a new study by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine ...

Family History of Breast Cancer Matters, Even for Older Women

MONDAY, Feb. 19, 2018 -- Women with a family history of breast cancer remain at higher risk for breast cancer even after age 65, a new study suggests. The findings could influence screening recommenda...

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Longitudinal associations between family members' internalizing symptoms across middle childhood.

An individual's internalizing symptoms have been shown to relate to greater symptoms in family members. However, an examination of how family members' symptoms are associated with one another is neede...

EGFR family and Src family kinase interactions: mechanics matters?

Receptor tyrosine kinases (RTKs), such as the EGF receptor family, and adhesion molecules, such as integrins, have historically been viewed to have distinctly separable roles in the cell. In this clas...

Adopting an Anti-Racism Public Health Curriculum Competency: The University of Washington Experience.

Getting the hypertension Dx right: Patient positioning matters.

Taking blood pressure with the patient seated on the edge of an exam table led to misclassification of prehypertension or hypertension in 13.2% of patients.

The role of family functioning in parenting practices of court-involved youth.

Court-involved youth engage in risky sex behaviors at higher rates than non-offending peers and are at particular risk for adverse sexual health outcomes. Parenting practices, such as parent-child sex...

Clinical Trials [3024 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Parenting Matters: Helping Parents With Young Children

Sleep and discipline problems are the most common problems for parents of young children (ages 2 to 5 years old) and are the two concerns with the strongest relations to future child behav...

Mother Matters Online Postpartum Support

Postpartum depression is common, yet only 20% of women seek treatment. Online support groups are a potential means of providing accessible mental health care during this time. Mother Matte...

Family Matters Intervention: Targeting Family Meals Using Technology to Reduce Childhood Obesity

This childhood obesity randomized controlled trial uses innovative methods, such as video feedback and ecological momentary intervention (EMI) to compare a family meals coaching interventi...

Partnering for Prevention: Building Healthy Habits in Underserved Communities

This pilot study will estimate the unique and additive benefits of two parent-training programs (Cooking Matters for Parents and Promoting Routines of Exploration and Play during Mealtime)...

African American Families and Lung Cancer Study

This study will learn more about the beliefs of family members of African American patients with lung cancer and whether these beliefs are associated with their interest in genetic testing...

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Family Matters of Greater Washington

Family Matters of Greater Washington is a non-government, nonprofit organization accredited by the Council on Accreditation Services for Families and Children, Inc. and the Americ...

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