Hospice & Palliative Care Social Work

Introductory Guide to Hospice and Palliative Care Social Work
By Kaitlin Louie
Hospice and palliative care settings provide medical care, pain management services and treatments, as well as psychological, emotional, social, and spiritual support to patients across the age spectrum who are suffering from severely debilitating conditions or terminal diagnoses. Continue reading Hospice & Palliative Care Social Work

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Child Welfare Social Work

Introductory Guide to Child Welfare Social Work
By Kaitlin Louie
Child welfare social workers protect vulnerable youth and help disadvantaged families in meeting the needs of their children. Some of their core responsibilities include responding to cases of child abuse and neglect; Continue reading Child Welfare Social Work

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Private Practice Social Work

Introductory Guide to Private Practice Social Work
By Kaitlin Louie
According to the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), one of the most frequently asked questions from members is “How can I start my own private practice?” Building a private practice is a challenging endeavor, and one that requires a great deal of initiative, professional experience in the field, organization and business savvy, and maintenance of relevant licenses and certifications. Continue reading Private Practice Social Work

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Macro Social Work

Introductory Guide to Macro Social Work
By Kaitlin Louie
Macro social work is a broad field that centers on the investigation of larger scale social problems, and the development and implementation of social interventions that aim to effect positive change at the community, state, and national levels. Continue reading Macro Social Work

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