Back to School Guide for Social Work Students eBook Published!

Update February 2014: Now available in the iBooks store! Update: We got a wonderful testimonial from a reader! "As a former admissions director in a school of social work, I spent lots of time looking for resources to best prepare incoming students for their studies and new careers. Years later, I'm delighted to discover this …

The New Social Worker Online Blog: Must I Un-Friend Facebook? Exploring the Ethics of Social Media

Image courtesy of tsevis. Some rights reserved. There's an interesting and provocative article in this month's New Social Worker Magazine about the ethics and mechanics of social media use in social work practice: The New Social Worker Online Blog: Must I Un-Friend Facebook? Exploring the Ethics of Social Media Article summary: The ethics article in …

Fear Is Where You Start From

FYI, great post on social workers embracing innovation over at Mike Langlois's Gamer Therapist blog. My favorite quote: "Yes there is a lot of suffering in the world, let’s get going and reduce it." My thoughts exactly! Anything less just adds to the problem. Here's a sample from his post: Fear is the place you start …

Why Go White #212 – It’s Polite! (via The Oreo Experience)

I love this blog, particularly for great posts like this. Scroll down for the winning Alexandra Wallace video response. This post is shout out to my Asian brethren and sistren. By now, many of you may have seen the video "Asians in the Library," posted by UCLA student Alexandra Wallace. In this video, she discusses how …