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This Week's Something to Think About

Here’s something to think about:

How many bad apples does it take to make the whole barrel look bad?

And here’s this week’s Social Justice Poem: 117 more words


On options for the “Voluntary Children’s services Trust’

Dear Cabinet member,

The future of social work with children and families in Birmingham

On Tuesday you will consider a report prepared by Deloitte on the… 2,104 more words

Make room for the sweet stuff

It’s been 2 weeks since we welcomed our sweet babies, actually our new kittens, into our home and it couldn’t have come at a better time. 758 more words

Enlightened Social Worker

The past as explanation?

An account of how I learned to be a helping professional – not an instruction manual, but a prompt for you to explore your own story . 320 more words

Deserving of this License

The other day I received a genuine and heartfelt “thank-you” from a patient. It was something that I wasn’t prepared for. Not that I haven’t been told this, but the manner in which it was delivered. 305 more words

Social Work

DBT: First Impressions

I had my second Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) session last night. It was the first session where I wasn’t reviewing my traumas in chronological order. We had done that in the first session where I talked about everything I went through. 835 more words

Mental Health

The Silent Victims of Gun Violence

Regardless of your personal stance the best way to curb the tragic prevalence of gun violence throughout the country, we all recognize the severity of  the trauma experienced by victims and witnesses alike. 47 more words