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Let's talk about it! Challenges in the Workplace & their Impact on Professional Practice in Social Work

October 2017

"By learning directly from social workers who are in the field, practising their craft, interacting with employers and clients, we have already learnt that workplace suffering is much more complex than previous research has led us to believe." Read more

Helping Patients & Families Navigate Through Challenging Circumstances 
June 2017

"In our view, the secret to living independently, safely ... 
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From Circus Lesson to Life Lesson
April 2017

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Ethics Alive! To Record or Not To Record: The Ethics of Documentation
April 2017

"Social work documentation. Now, how exciting is that?!" ... Read more

Information & Communication Technologies (ICTs) & 
Bias-based Bullying: The Link ...
August 2017

"While studies highlight the risks of bias-based cyberbullying for marginalized youth, several studies have demonstrated how the online environment fosters community connection and empowerment for youth who experience marginalization." Read more

Death by a Thousand Cuts
May 2017

"How an Army of mental health professionals let my daughter down"... 
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First Nations Child Welfare and the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal 
April 2017

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It's Not Always Depression. Sometimes It's Shame.
February 2017

...accelerated experiential dynamic psychotherapy focuses on fostering awareness of the emotional life of the patient as it unfolds in real time in front of the therapist... Read more

Queering Social Work Education
July 2017

"The first book of it's kind in North America to specifically look at how Canadian Social Work Academia takes up and addresses queer communities, contributions, and issues." Read more

The Emerging Role of Social Work in Humanitarian Settings
April 2017

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Respect: Ethical Imperative or Skills for Success?
April 2017

"Respect is not an optional extra in social work. It is one of the foundational principles of practice..." Read more

Inspirational Leader Awards 2017
March 2017

The recipients of the Inspirational Leaders Awards for 2017 are Dr. Peter Donahue... [Profile] &
Joyce Hamelin... [Profile]
Editor:  Jasmine Ferreira | BA, MSW, RSW, CYC, Communications and Public Relations Manager
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