All of this depends on the child & their family. The goal is to have the client be self-sufficient & responsible for their
I found a way to assist in addressing the need for macro field placements in social work when I started The SISGI Group, an
Charity doesn't evoke change. Research shows that for lasting change to take effect people have to be invested in their own transformation. So consistent charity or free services can actually harm service users, encouraging dependance and defeating the purpose of the help intended. As role models for their clients, social workers can't afford to set such poor examples.
Remember, the more care you take of yourself, the better care you can take of others. It's not selfish and it isn't taking anything away from others. On the contrary; it allows you to give the best care you possibly can, without suffering for it.
The bottom line is this: social workers need to be rich -- and there's no reason why they shouldn't be. Perhaps as wealth becomes a reality for more of these trained professionals, their ability to enrich the lives of others will be expanded as well.
"I can't promise following this advice will stop all the fights," she said. "But it'll help. Why don't you try it for a while and see what happens?"
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Social worker Connie Going adopted the child she'd tried to place with a family for a decade.
"This is the craziest thing, he looked right at me and closed the door," she told the 911 operator, whom she called when
Maureen McGowan is the director of Handcrafting Justice, a Sisters of Good Shepherd project that sells handmade goods made by impoverished women in the developing world. This is no mom-and-pop charity.
When you get deep into credit card debt, it can feel like a financial storm. That’s the story for a social worker named Heather