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Rural child social workers offer pandemic perspective.
(National Rural Health Association (NRHA), 2020-07-23)
The allure of being a child social worker in a rural area is strong. Social workers who decide to work in smaller communities may forgo an abundance of resources to support families, but they gain slower-paced, socially ...
Keeping up with neuroscience: Trauma-informed training for child welfare staff.
(American Public Human Services Association, 2020-10)
Child welfare workers need basic training regarding the neurology of trauma and the factors that will promote brain resilience. Absent this training, children may continue to be placed in inappropriate homes that are not ...
Getting attorneys and public mental health therapists to trust each other.
(ALM (formerly American Lawyer Media), 2021-01-06)
Attorneys and therapists need each other to effectively advocate for their client, say Daniel Pollack, an attorney and professor at Yeshiva University’s School of Social Work in New York, and Sue Radcliffe, a mental health ...
Law Enforcement Officers and Trauma: The Next Public Health Crisis?
(New York, NY: John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 2021-02)
Police and corrections officers suffer higher rates of depression, PTSD, burnout and other anxiety-related mental health conditions than the general population. They should not have to suffer in silence, write three experts ...
Guidelines for social workers visiting and working inside corrections facilities.
(NASW: National Association of Social Workers, 2021-03)
The NASW Code of Ethics states, “The primary mission of the social work profession is to enhance human well-being and help meet the basic human needs of all people, with particular attention to the needs and ...