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child guidance

the reeducation, therapeutic treatment, or study of children with emotional and behavioral problems, conducted by psychologists, teachers, or other trained specialists.
Origin of child guidance
First recorded in 1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • She has studied neither the child nor her own powers of child guidance.

    Dickens As an Educator

    James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes
British Dictionary definitions for child guidance

child guidance

the counselling of emotionally disturbed children
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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