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What does FOO stand for?

FOO stands for Family of Origin

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Slang/chat, popular culture

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Models of family therapy covered are communications/humanistic, family of origin, structural, strategic, solution-focused, cognitive-behavioral, and narrative.
Nearly half of 341 GLBT New Yorkers age fifty and older surveyed were providing or had recently provided caregiving assistance to a family of origin member, same-sex partner, or close friend.
The Franks then spend quite a bit of time on work dealing with self-differentiation which they describe as leaving the family of origin and cleaving to the spouse.