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  • Education
  • School Social Work

Addressing White Supremacy in Social Work Institutions and Curriculum

March 4, 2020
SWCARES

"We must summon the courage to have productive conversations about racism in our field. White workers especially need to reflect… Read More

  • News
  • Social Work

Discussing White Supremacy: Having Difficult Conversations Are Required and Not Optional

By Authors: Hoge, Hayes, Hostetter, Fisher, Watson, Yearwood, Plummer, Barbera, & Washington “The key to moving forward is what we… Read More

January 27, 2020
  • Elder Care
  • News
  • Technology

How New Tech Can Support Caregivers as They Support Seniors

Up to 42% of Americans over the age of 65 take five or more medications, and in 2018, at least one in… Read More

January 27, 2020
  • News
  • Social Justice

Social Work and the Reproductive Justice Framework

Policies and debates about contraception, abortion access and the ability of individuals to make their own reproductive decisions have consistently… Read More

January 27, 2020
  • Justice
  • News

UB Social Work Researchers Part of a Team Addressing Gun Violence

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Two University at Buffalo social work researchers are part of a four-member team that has co-edited a… Read More

January 27, 2020
  • Mental Health
  • Youth

How To Win America’s Fight Against The Opioid Epidemi

Every day, an astonishing 115 Americans die from opioid overdoses, according to a 2017 report from the Center for Disease Control… Read More

December 16, 2019
  • Child Welfare
  • Mental Health

Normal Childhood Behaviour Misconstrued and How Assessments Are Helpful

There is a quote attributed to Sigmund Freud, “Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar”. So too of childhood behaviour… Read More

December 16, 2019
  • Health
  • Mental Health
  • News

Regional Trends in Overdose Deaths Reveal Multiple Opioid Epidemics, According to New Study

The United States is suffering from several different simultaneous opioid epidemics, rather than just a single crisis, according to an… Read More

December 13, 2019
  • Business
  • Employment

Network Successfully By Asking Five Smart Questions

The only thing I ever got from a networking event was a stack of business cards until I changed my… Read More

December 13, 2019
  • Mental Health
  • News
  • Politics

6 Tips for Navigating Political Discussions at the Holiday Table

As families gear up to celebrate the winter holiday season together, a course of politics is likely their least favorite… Read More

December 11, 2019
  • Aging
  • Mental Health
  • News

Loneliness May Be Due to Increasing Aging Population

Despite some claims that Americans are in the midst of a “loneliness epidemic,” older people today may not be any… Read More

December 11, 2019
  • Employment
  • Technology

Spot a Scam: How Job Seekers Can Protect Themselves from Online Employment Fraud

Have you ever come across an online job ad for a position that was simply too good to be true?… Read More

December 11, 2019
  • Culture
  • Mental Health

Good Mental Health Equals a Happy Marriage

Happily married couples enjoy better mental health status, according to researchers.  They fall sick less often, have fewer instances of… Read More

December 11, 2019
  • Food
  • Health

An Overabundance of Fast Food: Food Swamps Are the New Food Deserts

Sponsored by Malone University A homemade salad isn’t a realistic option when you have to walk more than a mile… Read More

December 11, 2019
  • Employment
  • News
  • Social Work

NASW Iowa Chapter Releases New Assessment of Iowa Labor Force

The NASW Iowa Chapter (NASW-IA) worked with the NASW Foundation and the University of Iowa School of Social Work, in… Read More

December 10, 2019
  • Health
  • Parenting

Can Women with PCOS Be Pregnant?

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common reasons for female infertility, which affects millions of women. Motherhood… Read More

October 25, 2019
  • Business
  • Technology

How to Turn Your Social Media Followers into Active Donors

In marketing, we know that carefully curated and compelling content moves people. We see this every day on social media,… Read More

October 23, 2019
  • Mental Health
  • Parenting
  • Social Work

Understanding and Resolving The Cycle Of Abuse

Do you find yourself returning to the same abusive relationships time and again or choosing abusive partners over and over? … Read More

October 23, 2019
  • News
  • Opinion
  • Politics

What the Media Left Out About the Last Democratic Debate

Senator Kamala Harris was without peer during the fourth Democratic presidential primary debate. In fact, it’s difficult for me to… Read More

October 23, 2019
  • Mental Health
  • News
  • social care

National Academies Study Recognizes Social Workers as Specialists in Social Care

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) applauds a study released today by the National Academies of Sciences,… Read More

October 23, 2019