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General Social Work
9 hours ago
ew Delhi, Apr 29 (PTI) A circular issued by the Delhi University’s Department of Social Work (DSW) asking students to wear “proper dress” in the hostel’s common room has gone viral following which authorities said the direction was meant only for ...
General Social WorkEducation
13 hours ago
It's a lot of money going to a nonprofit. That troubles me," Piepkorn said. Tax records show that Lutheran Social Services, which manages the program, received more than $11 million in federal grants in 2015, of which nearly $3.9 million went to refugee ...
General Social Work
14 hours ago
or more information about mandatory reporting the county Health & Human Services Agency has information on its website at sanddiegocounty.gov/hhsa, or the California Department of Social Services website at mandatedreporterca.com.
General Social WorkHealth and Care
1 day ago
linical social worker Laura McNally’s compassion and ability to keep calm during a crisis helped earn her the 2017 Buckman Family Employee of the Year Award at Illinois Valley Community Hospital. Nominations from eight IVCH employees collectively ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
1 day ago
few weeks ago I wrote about attending a sporting event with my family and not letting my son play games on or use my cell phone. I said, “My phone is a tool not a toy” and another parent asked how that was working out for me. This got me thinking ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
2 days ago
he University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work will host a forum to consider the new presidential administration’s policies, with a focus on how they could affect social work and social workers. “Amplify Your Voice: Beyond the First 100 Days ...
General Social WorkEducation
2 days ago
our out of five British children do not feel safe when using social media, according to a new survey. Research conducted by the NSPCC has found that the lack of strict controls on social media platforms leaves young people vulnerable to bullying and ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
2 days ago
he High Court is to review a university’s decision to expel a social work postgraduate student who expressed views against gay marriage on Facebook. In 2016, Felix Ngole was expelled from his social work master’s degree at Sheffield University ...
General Social WorkEducationCriminal Justice
2 days ago
anta Barbara County’s Social Services and Behavioral Wellness departments will ... “I think we’ll find out a lot more about our social service problem and some of those issues once that happens,” Lavagnino said. “So the numbers will probably ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
2 days ago
uttisan “Tei” Wongtalay, 20, hanged his daughter “Beta” and then himself from a derelict building in Mai Khao on Monday afternoon in what police believe was act motivated by jealousy. He broadcast the horrific incident on the internet through a ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingCriminal Justice
2 days ago
tudents in the School of Social Work present their oral history projects about marginalized populations in North Carolina. Photo Courtesy of Maura Matney. Graduate students from the UNC School of Social Work released an art installation titled “Hear Our ...
General Social WorkEducationCriminal Justice
3 days ago
f the personal statements of students on their own social media pages are now to be used to judge whether they are 'fit and proper people' to serve in professions such as law, medicine, teaching and social work, then very serious questions need to be ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and CareCriminal Justice
3 days ago
ow wonderful would it be if solidarity — this beautiful and, at times, inconvenient word — were not simply reduced to social work and became, instead, the default attitude in political, economic and scientific choices, as well as in the relationships ...
General Social Work
3 days ago
owever, transgender people also face discrimination accessing housing, health care and other social services, research has found. And these social issues, like so many others, have roots in schools. Of the survey respondents who were out or perceived as ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHousing and PovertyEducationHealth and Care
3 days ago
A proposal considered by California lawmakers would substantially remake the health care system of the nation's most populous state by eliminating insurance companies and guaranteeing coverage for everyone. The idea known as ...
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General Social WorkHealth and Care
3 days ago
That number is lower for people not in detention.) Since 2014, the California Department of Social Services has been sending about $3 million a year to organizations to provide legal help to more than 500 unaccompanied minors facing deportation.
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
3 days ago
ow wonderful would it be if solidarity, this beautiful and, at times, inconvenient word, were not simply reduced to social work, and became, instead, the default attitude in political, economic and scientific choices, as well as in the relationships among ...
General Social Work
3 days ago
afety & Security and Social services, about the causes of fires in informal settlements. The process of sorting through and categorising all the submitted ideas now begins in earnest, after which they will be presented to a number of organisations for ...
General Social Work
3 days ago
ithout the funding that the Trump administration was threatening to withdraw, San Francisco and Santa Clara County argued, vital health and social service programs would be gutted and residents would suffer. Their lawsuit cited the U.S. Supreme Court's ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareCriminal Justice
3 days ago
rusha. With an estimated 75 million people reported to be paying a bribe each year, in some cases for them to access even the most basic of social services, there is every reason for policymakers to worry about the new lows of corruption in Africa.
General Social Work
3 days ago
Jai can't believe that Megan would be so stupid. He takes advantage and twists it when social services get involved, because he wants to get more access to his daughter. "As Gaynor I can empathise with Jai, but Megan decides there's no way he's getting ...
General Social Work
3 days ago
How wonderful would it be, while we discover faraway planets, to rediscover the needs of the brothers and sisters orbiting around us,” he said, while adding that solidarity should not be reduced to social work, but should be “the default attitude in ...
General Social Work
3 days ago
ore than $52 million in spending was added to the budget Tuesday in seven consolidated amendments dealing with energy and environmental affairs; housing, mental health, and disability services; social services and veterans; health and human services and ...
General Social WorkHousing and PovertyHealth and CareMental HealthDisabilities
3 days ago
ow wonderful would it be if solidarity, this beautiful and, at times, inconvenient word, were not simply reduced to social work, and became, instead, the default attitude in political, economic and scientific choices, as well as in the relationships among ...
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By Alison Laurio, News contributor “Marijuana has lit up conversations and controversy across the country. It’s a hotly contested and complicated issue for states to weed through, and no doubt will remain high on legislative agendas for the foreseeable future,” the National Conference of State[...]
 

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          Leadership to Advance Cultural Competence: Everyone’s Responsibility Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM   ET Credit Hours: 1  CEU(s) Presenter: Carol Bonner,EdD, MSW, MBA Vivian Jackson, PhD, ACSW, LICSW Moderator(s): Rita Webb, MSW This webinar builds upon the 2015 Re[...]
 
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By Alison Laurio, News contributor Dean Wolf has spent his entire working life as a social worker in the field helping others. Now he is asking others to help him, and said it is not an easy thing to do. “As much as I have empathy for people, I need a kidney,” he said it ...
 
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We are deeply troubled by the killing of Robert Godwin, Sr. in Cleveland and extend our heartfelt condolences to his family. We’re now hearing that local news media have referred to the shooter, Steve Stephens, as a social worker. While Stephens is a case worker at Beech Brook, the licensing board[...]
 
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Posted April 13, 2017 The mission of National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) is to enhance understanding of, and participation in, advance care planning. Now in its 10th year, NHDD 2017 will be a weeklong event, observed April 16 through 22. This year’s theme matches that of the 2016 observance: [...]
 
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Social Worker Metari Garza has been serving veterans for seven years. She is also a writer of poetry and a spoken word artist. During Social Work Month Garza, LCSW, CCM, shared her poem “Stand Up” with other staff at the VA North Texas Health Care System. The chief of Social Work Services then s[...]