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Studying. Student.

When I was in university, I did many modules on South Asia.

Many people in my class were interested in the politics, the governance, the economy. 1,178 more words


Therapy...More Harm Than Good?

              She sat, her legs crossed, adjacent to the sofa. Her hair dyed with a Henna hue was cut in a fashionable mullet style; one she stole from Jane Fonda in the 1980’s. 2,308 more words

Mental Health

Diversity Among the United States

During my social work education, I was puzzled at the assumption that, aside from gender and sexual orientation, “diversity” mostly had to do with skin color, especially of brown and black varieties. 1,479 more words

Social Work

Day 359 / Time to Step Back?

It is coming up on a year when I found my neighbor, Miss D in neglect. I didn’t realize until now how I have become a numbers person recording and counting the days and visits – hence my timeline above for Miss D. 204 more words

Elder Abuse Case

Terus Menghidupkan Spirit S2*

Terus Menghidupkan Spirit S2*

*Oleh Joko Setiawan, A Social Worker, Seorang Pembelajar Sepanjang Zaman

Tepat di penghujung akhir bulan Januari yang lalu, genaplah sudah usia saya pada seperempat abad alias 25 tahun. 455 more words


Colleague Week: Academics Making a Difference

Here’s another post for ‘Colleague Week’.

Aka ‘academic lovefest’.

Do you ever read someone’s article in an academic journal and think, “I bet she is a really nice person?” … 307 more words


Junior Year: Complete (almost)

So I am about 3 finals, 2 papers, and 1 presentation away from finishing my junior year at college. And yes that is what I should be doing right now, but I’m procrastinating like normal. 288 more words