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Nov 4 2017

UND to offer online bachelor’s degree in social work #social #work, #und, #university #of #north

# UND to offer online bachelor’s degree in social work Program aims to decrease the shortage of social workers in rural areas, in part through collaboration with Cankdeska Cikana Community College. The University of North Dakota will begin offering a part-time, online Bachelor’s in Science in Social Work (BSSW) for the fall 2015 semester. The degree includes online, semester-based courses, a 450-hour field placement and a four-day required visit to UND’s campus in Grand Forks. The 39-plus-credit degree was developed for individuals with undergraduate college credits, an associate’s degree or a bachelor’s degree in another field (e.g. psychology or sociology). …

Oct 16 2017

How to Become a Social Worker: Education and Career Planning: Counselling Services: Learner Support Services:

# How to Become a Social Worker by Julia McDonald Introduction There are five levels of education that provide preparation for a career in social work: Diploma – Diploma of Social Work Undergraduate Degree – Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Graduate Degrees – Master of Social Work (MSW) Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Doctor of Social Work (DSW) The level of education required for a career in social work varies with the type of work and work setting. In most provinces, the BSW is the minimum educational requirement for entry into the profession. In Alberta, the minimum requirement is a Diploma …

Oct 13 2017

Assessment – Social Work – Oxford Bibliographies #social #work #psychosocial #assessment

# In This Article Assessment Introduction Early Works General Overviews Textbooks Assessment in Social Work Practice Screening Individuals Families Groups Assessment of Needs in Groups, Organizations, and Communities Additional Macro-Level Assessment Frameworks Risk Assessment as Prevention Assessment as Program Evaluation Tools Measure References Diversity and Cultural Considerations Assessment in Social Work Education Education Assessment Overview Social Work Education Measures and Methods Related Articles about About Related Articles close popup Other Subject Areas Forthcoming Articles Deafness and Social Work Practice Internet and Video Game Addiction LGBTQ Studies in Social Work Find more forthcoming articles. Assessment by Karen Badger LAST REVIEWED: 06 …

Oct 6 2017

Social Security Death Index #social #security #death #index, #ssdi, #death #records, #birth #records, #us #death

# U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 Source Information Ancestry.com. U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration. About U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 The Death Master File (DMF) from the Social Security Administration (SSA) currently contains over 94 million records. The file is created from internal SSA records of deceased persons possessing social security numbers and whose deaths were reported to the SSA. Often this was done in connection with filing for death benefits by a family …

Oct 1 2017

Find A Social Worker #social #worker #online #classes

# Find A Social Worker There are many places to find professional social workers who provide individual psychotherapy and other forms of mental health assistance, including group therapy and support groups. HelpStartsHere is featuring a few online directories to help jumpstart your search for the right therapist. These sites list thousands of clinical social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists and other licensed mental health professionals. HelpPRO Therapist Finder / HelpPRO Social Worker Finder Are you looking for a therapist or social worker to help you deal with anxiety, depression, or marital issues? Do you have concerns about your child s behavior or …

Oct 1 2017

Social Worker (MSW) Salaries by education, experience, location and more #smith #college #msw, #social #worker

# Social Worker (MSW) Salaries Alternate Job Titles: Social Worker (MSW) What is the average annual salary for Social Worker (MSW)? How much does a Social Worker (MSW) make? The median annual Social Worker (MSW) salary is $60,868. as of April 27, 2017, with a range usually between $54,810 – $67,422. however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Social Worker …

Sep 30 2017

Master of Social Work – Academics – Robert Stempel College of Public Health – Social

# FIU Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work Master of Social Work The Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) degree is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE ). The degree prepares students for advanced clinical social work practice. The program educates students for empirically-based practice in clinical organizations and communities. The MSW program is based on a perspective that recognizes the interconnectedness between people and their environment as the source of both social problems and the appropriate interventions to ameliorate, treat, and prevent those problems. The first year curriculum is based upon a generalist perspective …

Sep 22 2017

Bachelor of Social Work Program, South Carolina, Limestone College, social worker major.#Social #worker #major

# Bachelor of Social Work Program The Social Work Program teaches students about patterns of behavior of individuals, families, organizations, and communities in order to prevent or reduce the problems of our rapidly changing society. Students will learn to help others, change damaging social conditions, and boost social and economic well-being. The program focuses on developing an individual’s understanding of differences in ethnicity, culture, race, and gender and on accepting and/or using these differences to create a better society. Why study at Limestone? At the heart of one’s choice to study social work is a deep desire to help others. …

Sep 22 2017

University Bulletin: Undergraduate Degree Programs: Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements #foreign #language, #arts, #humanities, #natural

# B.A. Degree Requirements Bachelor of Arts –BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: 9-24 credits FOREIGN LANGUAGE (0-12 credits) Student must attain 12th credit level of proficiency in one foreign language. See the ADMISSION section of the General Information in this bulletin for the Placement Policy for Penn State Foreign Language Courses (under Opportunities for Credit by Acquisition). B.A. FIELDS (9 credits) Humanities, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Arts, Foreign Languages, Natural Sciences, Quantification (may not be taken in the area of the student’s primary major; foreign language credits in this category must be in a second foreign language or beyond the …

Sep 21 2017

The Cost of Air Pollution – Health Impacts of Road Transport – en #environment, #biodiversity,

# Environment The Cost of Air Pollution Outdoor air pollution kills more than 3 million people across the world every year, and causes health problems from asthma to heart disease for many more. This is costing societies very large amounts in terms of the value of lives lost and ill health. Based on extensive new epidemiological evidence since the 2010 Global Burden of Disease study, and OECD estimates of the Value of Statistical Life, this report provides evidence on the health impacts from air pollution and the related economic costs. SUMMARIES available in 4 languages AIR POLLUTION TAKING HEAVY TOLL …