Aunt Bertha | Connecting People and Programs: 50...
Aunt Bertha | Connecting People and Programs: 50 Tips and Strategies to Ace the LMSW Exam: Aunt Bertha’s LMSW Master Guide A.C.T. For all the new MSWs prepping for the LMSW exam. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Julea Ward Freedom of Conscience Act & The Code of...
Julea Ward Freedom of Conscience Act & The Code of Ethics I was reading this article when I came across this: Earlier this month, Michigan’s House passed a “Julea Ward Freedom of Conscience Act,” which forbids public colleges and universities from discriminating agains…“because the student refuses to counsel… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Jennifer Keeton, Anti-Gay Counseling Student Who...
Jennifer Keeton, Anti-Gay Counseling Student Who Refused Remedial Training, Lawsuit Dismissed. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Unemployed Professionals Support Group
The Unemployed Professionals Support Group on socialworkhelper.comis now 18 members strong. The aim of this group is to provide a supportive environment for unemployed professionals. Here we can share experiences, help each other cope with job hunting… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Unemplyed Professionals Support Group
The Unemployed Professionals Support Group on socialworkhelper.com is now 18 members strong. The aim of this group is to provide a supportive environment for unemployed professionals. Here we can share experiences, help each other cope with job hunting stress and exchange resources. Members can start and participate in existing discussions, and find and share job hunting resources. ...
The Socialworkhelper.com Daily
The Socialworkhelper.com Daily. Daily news items of interest to social workers & other helping professionals. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Social Work Career Development: An Online...
Social Work Career Development: An Online Community for Social Workers. A fantastic interview with the founder of socialworkhelper.com. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Was I too honest, you think? →
It was great. You where honest, but not inappropriate. You where intelligent and clear of thought; and hit on a couple of big issues that the profession needs to address. deonahooper: I did an interview for a social work blogger about Socialworkhelper.com. However, I found myself exposing some feelings that I have been harboring for a long time. Was I too honest, you think?
If You Are Looking to Start a Home Business
A few days ago I wrote a post about hiring yourself. This article form Homepreneurs discusses the most common home business structures and the pros and cons of each. http://wp.me/s2upBq-369 View Post shared via WordPress.com
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Supreme Court Health Care Decision: Individual...
Supreme Court Health Care Decision: Individual Mandate Survives. So happy (and relieved) by the ruling. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Bronx gay & lesbian center boss busted on...
Bronx gay & lesbian center boss busted on charges of scamming non-profit to pay for dog walker, vacation - NY Daily News Bronx gay & lesbian center boss busted on charges of scamming non-profit to pay for dog walker, vacation – NY Daily News. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Reading List: Non Profits
Part 3 of Marc Chardon & Hal Williams series. This one deals with the need for non profits to identify their successes. The Imperfect Storm: Define by Results (Series Post 3) View Post shared via WordPress.com
Social Worker At Fault—I Don’t Think So! « NASWNC
Social Worker At Fault—I Don’t Think So! « NASWNC. This article from the NASW is dealing with one of my biggest professional pet peeves. If you do not have a social work degree you should not hold the job title of social worker. Licensing laws are not… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Resources: Growing Up LGBT in America | Human...
Resources: Growing Up LGBT in America | Human Rights Campaign. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Consider Hiring Yourself
Those of us looking for employment know how frustrating the job market is right now. You apply to twenty jobs and are lucky to be called in for one interview. As the months pass you begin to wonder what you will do. Well, have you considered hiring… View Post shared via WordPress.com
The Cost of Doing Business Might Be Less Than You...
The following is an article from Opportunity Knocks that provides some info on the cost of running a non profit consulting business. The Cost of Doing Business Might Be Less Than You Think via The Cost of Doing Business Might Be Less Than You Think |… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Even if you make $11 an hour and work full time...
sociolab: *For a family of four.
Rhode Island Passes 'Homeless Bill Of Rights'
Rhode Island Passes ‘Homeless Bill Of Rights’. For once, a state that is not trying to criminalize homelessness. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Elizabeth Wurtzel Thinks Rich Stay-At-Home Moms... →
lastfeminist: Some food for thought. I don’t think you can directly blame rich stay at home moms for the war on women. I think that belongs to the politicians who believe they have a right to legislate women’s bodies. I don’t fault women who have the resources to stay at home with their kids. What I do take issue with are women acting self-righteous about that choice. Just because you had...
Child Psychiatrists Release New Guidelines For... →
The New Social Worker: 2012 Grads →
Those of you that graduated this spring may be interested in this: I am looking for high quality photos of 2012 social work graduates to publish in THE NEW SOCIAL WORKER magazine’s Summer issue. If you are a 2012 grad and would like to submit your photo, please send it to lindagrobman @ socialworker.com. Please include a short caption with your name, school, degree, and when you graduated....
Charitable Giving: 75% Of Millennials Donated...
Charitable Giving: 75% Of Millennials Donated Money To Causes In 2011 (STUDY). Again, the importance of engaging your donors. But while Millennials are keen on contributing, they’re not just giving blindly. According to the study, this generation wants to… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Senate Passes Domestic Violence Legislation | New...
Senate Passes Domestic Violence Legislation | New York State Senate. Highlights of the domestic violence legislation include the following: > Establishing a domestic violence fatality review team to examine factors involved in deaths related to domestic… View Post shared via WordPress.com
socialworkblog.org » Blog Archive » Social work... →
To boost the employment potential for newly graduated or currently enrolled MSW students, some schools of social work across the U.S. offer dual degrees and nontraditional career path programs that take advantage of the broad spectrum of skills social workers can offer.
The Drive To Thrive
The Drive To Thrive. This program offers services to LGBTQ people living in Suffolk County, NY who are dealing with domestic violence. Please take the time to visit the Face Book page; and add them to your referral database. View Post shared via WordPress.com
Same-Sex Marriage Support Growing In New Poll,...
I once knew a Social Worker who argued that the most politically radical thing a person could do was to come out of the closet. Same-Sex Marriage Support Growing In New Poll, Experts Say Personal Knowledge Of Gays … View Post shared via WordPress.com
Mark Joaquin Ruiz: What Social Entrepreneurs Can...
Mark Joaquin Ruiz: What Social Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Aung San Suu Kyi. A must read for social ent… View Post shared via WordPress.com
The Soap Box: Uniting Social Workers →
deonahooper: The current structure of our profession promotes fragmentation and isolation of social workers with different focuses into smaller groups. Social Workers are the only factor that permeates through every spectrum that effects the human condition ie Human Services, Hospitals, Corrections, Juvenile…
Foundation Giving Did Not Keep Pace With Inflation... →
Defense Of Marriage Act Ruled Unconstitutional By... →
Here is the thing about same-sex marriage: There is a federal law called the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) which defines marriage on the federal level as being between one man and one woman. When a state, like New York, makes it legal for same-sex couples to marry those couples are only able to access rights a privileges provided by that state to married couples. However, because of DOMA, they...
The Political Social Worker is Now On Word Press →
Check out the unconventional social workers group on www.socialworkhelper.com.
The Imperfect Storm: Nonprofits Need to Engage... →
Donors don’t just want to give money. They want what we call “personal discovery” that involves a give and take of information, shared by both the donor and the organization. They want to advocate, volunteer, test things out and be a part of the cause. This part resonated with me. This is something organizations need to start doing more often. So many times I will receive a...
socialworkblog.org » Blog Archive » Social workers... →
It would have been nice if the article went into ways Social Workers can get into the political arena. Also would have been helpful if the author had at least gone into more detail about the stigma Social Workers face in politics and how they can deal with that issue. I have talked about this problem before. Very few HR recruiters see an MSW as being capable of doing policy work because the...
Take an ‘advocacy day’: Social change as an... →
Earlier this week, I wrote about different strategies that nonprofit organizations can use to fully deploy all of our organizational resources, especially in pursuit of our advocacy aims; and also about how we can create more complete ‘buy-in’ to our missions by bringing our entire staff (and our volunteers and donors) into our collective advocacy work.
Sarah Silverman: Sarah Silverman Hops On The... →
In a world where moms depress the shit out of mild to moderately depressed women simply by continuing to exist after their daughters were ejected from the womb, comedian Sarah Silverman, who has been outspoken about her depression in The Bedwetter as well as her act, is ending the chain of pain…
10-11 NYS LMSW & LCSW Info.pdf (application/pdf... →
This is probable the best description of what an NYS LMSW and LCSW can and can’t do.