Which video provided was the most important to you and why? What are some essent

Which video provided was the most important to you and why? What are some essential strategies in dealing with those who are experiencing trauma? What are some interventions/approaches to helping those in trauma that may not really help or that can be counter-productive? What are the most essential characteristics and/or professional skills in a mental… Continue reading Which video provided was the most important to you and why?
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When working with adolescents you will likely be faced with issues of depression

When working with adolescents you will likely be faced with issues of depression anxiety and suicidal ideation and even attempts. For youth between the ages of 10 and 24 suicide is the third leading cause of death in the United States (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2012). It is essential to understand the risks… Continue reading When working with adolescents you will likely be faced with issues of depression

When working with families and groups the priority is for the social worker to u

When working with families and groups the priority is for the social worker to understand the process that is taking place. In both situations there is the overt (clearly stated) dynamics and the covert (hidden) dynamics. The content (what is being said) in both settings is what is open and stated. The process (how it… Continue reading When working with families and groups the priority is for the social worker to u

Week 2 Sexuality

When working with children it is important to understand the phases of development including sexual development. What is normal development to one culture may differ in another culture. As a helping professional understanding your own biases is critical especially if you are a parent or a primary caregiver of a child. By Day 3 Post… Continue reading Week 2 Sexuality

When you think of gaining knowledge on a topic in order to make an informed deci

When you think of gaining knowledge on a topic in order to make an informed decision in social work why might it be more appropriate to turn to a research article published in a reputable journal than something on the Internet? The answer relates to who evaluates the accuracy of the information and what level… Continue reading When you think of gaining knowledge on a topic in order to make an informed deci

When interacting with a supervisor, it may be difficult to know how to act, what

When interacting with a supervisor it may be difficult to know how to act what to expect”and how much to expect in terms of mentorship and guidance. You do not need to enter a supervisory relationship shrouded in mystery. In fact like many other aspects of the internship experience the best route to clear expectations… Continue reading When interacting with a supervisor, it may be difficult to know how to act, what

When conducting a literature review on a given topic, researchers look for place

When conducting a literature review on a given topic researchers look for places where the articles overlap and converge. Perhaps several studies focus on the same segment of the population or garnered similar results on a practice approach. These areas of overlap then become the themes you will address in your literature review. These themes… Continue reading When conducting a literature review on a given topic, researchers look for place

When a disaster occurs, media outlets often focus on the images of the initial i

When a disaster occurs media outlets often focus on the images of the initial impact of the destruction and the grief-stricken faces of survivors. After the rubble begins to be cleared away however media outlets typically lose interest and fail to report on the recovery process for the survivors. However long after the media fades… Continue reading When a disaster occurs, media outlets often focus on the images of the initial i

Whats the difference between ethics and morals?  Using one of the examples from

Whats the difference between ethics and morals? Using one of the examples from your discussion write a one-page paper to determine/explain if this is a violation of ethics or a violation of a morals. Feel free to find additional readings on this topic to support your argument however give credit to the author through in-text… Continue reading Whats the difference between ethics and morals? 
Using one of the examples from