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Things I would tell my 17 year old self about University

This weeks blog talks about university and highlights some of the challenges for students applying and their parents supporting them.

I’m currently a university student, and not for the first time in my life. 1,078 more words

Social Work

Today | What's In a Name

What’s In a Name?

Over the past several years I’ve realized how important it is to acknowledge the power of speech. For example, think of how many times in your lifetime you have heard your name called. 383 more words


May MSWonline Blog - "Let's Talk About Ethics"

Happy May.  We are finishing up Mental Health Month.  Keep fighting stigma and remember that it is not shameful to have a mental health issue.  #noshame… 52 more words


A Song for Grace

A song for Grace

It has been said that I am a little romantic, a soft side to me.  As a young man I had notions of greatness, a passable singing voice and a self- taught ability to string a few notes together on a guitar despite my dyspraxia.  618 more words


You're only as good as your last conversation

This job takes me through the ringer.

Some days I leave feeling like I’ve done good things – like I managed to respect everyone and work with reverence for the sanctity of all life. 79 more words

Social Work

Catching Up Over Coffee

I haven’t written a personal update for some time, so let’s fix that! :) Do you take coffee or tea? I can’t remember…

If you keep up with… 499 more words


Child Sexual Abuse: How Foundations and the Paternos are Funding Prevention - Inside Philanthropy: Fundraising Intelligence

Well, here we are again. Another child sexual abuse scandal rocks the nation. Josh Duggar, star of 19 and Counting, sexually abused multiple girls as a teenager. 131 more words