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he National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and three other social work organizations today released new Standards for Technology in Social Work Practice. The standards were created after two years of discussion and research. Here are some commonly asked questions about them: Q: Who worked on[...]

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Medical society calls for legal changes, saying spiralling £1.5bn annual bill diverts significant funding from frontline careThe annual cost to the NHS in England of settling clinical negligence claims is equivalent to training 6,500 doctors and is expected to double by 2023, according to the Medic[...]
HealthHealth and CareGovernment Policy
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1996 and provides 200,000 safe and reliable rides each year. FACT currently services the geographic area of Fayette County."Striving harder to get you farther", is our continuous motto. FACT's ...
Fayette Area Coordinated Transportation was developed in 1995 via Live.com News 
General Social Work
16 hours ago
ainen Bell, a 2017 graduate of the Columbia School of Social Work’s Advanced Standing Program ... the number of nonprofits that were providing the kind of support and social services many of Brazil’s more than 200 million people desperately need.
General Social WorkEducation
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25 viewing is part of an ongoing effort to “broaden our base to include more members of the Penn South community,” said PSSS president Gary Schoichet. In recent months ...
Organized and presented by members of Penn South Social Services (PSSS), the June 24 via Live.com News 
General Social Work
17 hours ago
Public Health England records first downturn in infections in London, thanks to frequent testing and rapid treatment A big drop in the numbers of gay men becoming infected with HIV in London may signal that the Aids epidemic in Britain can be brought to a close, public health experts believe.New dat[...]
HealthHealth and Care
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Report says production of heroin and cocaine is increasing as campaigners call for better measures to tackle cartels • Route to recovery: how people overcome addictionThe world’s illicit drug economy is “thriving” as a result of large increases in the production of heroin and cocaine and a w[...]
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year suspension from practicing social work in the public administration’s section of the protection of children and minors. The court criticised the social affairs and family office for not addressing the issue earlier and for not ...
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General Social WorkChildren and ParentingCriminal Justice
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Ninety-tonne cyclotron at Christie hospital will give NHS patients access to treatment that is currently only available abroadA 90-tonne machine that will allow cancer patients to receive state-of-the-art high-energy proton beam therapy on the NHS for the first time is to be installed at a hospital [...]
HealthHealth and CareGovernment Policy
20 hours ago
Policy has caused ‘real misery to no good purpose’ as parents of children under two do not qualify for free childcareThe government’s policy of imposing the benefit cap on tens of thousands of lone parents with children under the age of two is unlawful, discriminatory and has resulted in “re[...]
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Why did Kensington and Chelsea, seen in Whitehall and more widely as a safe of pair of hands, handle the crisis so badly?Grenfell Tower has dealt a severe blow to the reputation of local government. It will hit the devolution agenda, reform of council finance and will have ramifications for the futu[...]
Health and CareGovernment Policy
21 hours ago
o your social media feeds have you feeling down and like less than your typically fabulous self? It may be time to take a step back from the web and completely disconnect. A telltale sign that social media is screwing with your mental health is when what ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareMental Health
21 hours ago
Nuffield Council on Bioethics calls for social media to take down games such as one that allows girls and boys to alter images of themselvesChildren as young as nine are the target of cosmetic surgery apps and makeover games that are likely to make them feel dissatisfied with their own faces and bod[...]
HealthChildrenChildren and ParentingEducation
23 hours ago
I was driven to the brink by the poor care my friend received. I finally left over pointless tasksThe first time I thought I should leave the NHS and never return was at my friend’s inquest. After struggling with mental health issues for many years he had taken his own life. At his inquest, I lear[...]
HealthCareersPolicyHousing and PovertyHealth and CareMental HealthGovernment Policy
23 hours ago
he University at Buffalo wants to add a doctoral degree program in social work. The State University of New York board of trustees this week gave UB the green light for the new program, which would be offered entirely online. The university still needs ...
General Social WorkEducation

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It’s known that depressed parents may negatively influence the well-being and outcomes of their children. However, prior research has mostly addressed mother’s depression rather than the father’s; furthermore, the research has mostly addressed effects on early childhood and not adolescents. To[...]
 

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The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and three other social work organizations today released new Standards for Technology in Social Work Practice. The standards were created after two years of discussion and research. Here are some commonly asked questions about them: Q: Who worked on[...]
 
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Here are four reasons from the National Association of Social Workers for why you should consider pursuing a graduate degree. Authored by: Lauren Waldron It’s never too late to start thinking about your future and career. Whether you are currently employed and considering applying to graduate scho[...]
 
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Dear Senator Collins, We are writing to share our views regarding the ongoing debate over repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act. We appreciate the thoughtful attention you have given this issue and thank you for your careful examination of various proposals being considered.  We underst[...]
 
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NASW invites you to participate in a Congressional briefing that identifies strategies to prevent child maltreatment of infants from the Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU). The briefing will enhance awareness about NICU families, identify their unique needs and review program and policy solutions t[...]