Social work

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Social work and police reform

Without essential training, law enforcement agents are responding inappropriately to people in crisis. By bringing in trained healthcare workers, like social workers, crisis situations can often be resolved without injury.

December 3, 2021 | by Rashad Skinner

Joining local and national social work organizations

For students and new graduates, joining a social work organization is often the first step in building your professional network.

April 27, 2021 | by Ana Mcginley

Fighting loneliness during COVID19 with dementia study findings

Get closer to your loved ones this festive season following advice from dementia studies on how to overcome distance at times when touch presents a risk for the vulnerable.

December 7, 2020 | by Ana Mcginley

Social work and its many rewarding destinations

A personal account of the broad application of a social work qualification from early fieldwork to psychogeriatric and general hospital placements, child protection, community education and more.

November 24, 2020 | by Ana Mcginley