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The Chattanoogan
Family Justice Center Hosts Community Events In Recognition Of National Domestic Violence Awareness Monththe free, individual, family, and group counseling offered through our Center f
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 hours ago
the free, individual, family, and group counseling offered through our Center for Living & Thriving, a partnership with the School of Social Work at Southern Adventist University.” On Thursday, Oct. 27, the center will hold its first regional... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor a social work degree in return for accepting post-degree employment in a Pennsy
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
a social work degree in return for accepting post-degree employment in a Pennsylvania public child welfare agency. At the School of Social Work at Marywood University, I have taught many students who profited from this financial support and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONa social work degree in return for accepting post-degree employment in a Pennsy
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
a social work degree in return for accepting post-degree employment in a Pennsylvania public child welfare agency. At the School of Social Work at Marywood University, I have taught many students who profited from this financial support and... Read more
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Crosscut
Creating communities that caremay all result from behavioral choices made during a young person’s formative y
Crosscut / Posted 3 days ago
may all result from behavioral choices made during a young person’s formative years. The University of Washington School of Social Work is working to help create positive outcomes for at-risk youth through a prevention program called... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
EDITORIAL, Oct. 15: Shortage of mental health providers hurts us allUNCW should play an active role in meeting this critical need. There are other
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
UNCW should play an active role in meeting this critical need. There are other important resources at UNCW -- the School of Social Work trains clinical counselors, and the School of Nursing trains nurse practitioners. These are excellent... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Eagle's Nest Food Pantry celebrates first anniversarythat don't have much," said Morgan Henry, a work-study volunteer at the pantry.
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
that don't have much," said Morgan Henry, a work-study volunteer at the pantry. You can learn more about the food pantry by visiting its Facebook page or the Southern Miss School of Social Work website. Copyright 2017 WDAM. All rights r... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Cost of ‘meeting basic needs’ in Washington skyrockets, study findsbetween $15 and $17-an-hour in counties like Lewis, Yakima, and Benton. Diana
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
between $15 and $17-an-hour in counties like Lewis, Yakima, and Benton. Diana Pearce, with the University of Washington School of Social Work, says the study confirmed a “growing gap” in the cost-of-living against wages. “We have a growing gap... Read more
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Boston Globe
Salem State students protest racism on campus and administration’s responsedisconnect between administrative action and administrative statements,” said B
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
disconnect between administrative action and administrative statements,” said Bailey Ruth, 28, a graduate student in the school of social work who cofounded Salem Students Against White Supremacy. “The graffiti was the catalyst that tipped us... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens police receive grant to improve responses in mental health incidentsAdvantage Behavioral Health Systems, the University of Georgia’s J.W. Fanning I
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Advantage Behavioral Health Systems, the University of Georgia’s J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development, the UGA School of Social Work and the Clarke County Sheriff’s Office. The two-year grant addresses “two key areas in our response to... Read more
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asianage
Older adults more likely to disclose suicidal thoughts as they agedoctors or family members might react, said lead study author Namkee Choi, of t
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
doctors or family members might react, said lead study author Namkee Choi, of the University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work. “Some older adults at risk of suicide may not want to disclose their suicide intent if they think... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
23% older adults disclose suicidal thoughts before killing themselvesdoctors or family members might react, said lead study author Namkee Choi, of t
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
doctors or family members might react, said lead study author Namkee Choi, of the University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work. “Some older adults at risk of suicide may not want to disclose their suicide intent if they think... Read more
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The Mercury News
Stanford preserves legacy of late social justice activist Sal Alvarezwork at UC Berkeley. At age 30, he became one of the youngest college professor
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
work at UC Berkeley. At age 30, he became one of the youngest college professors in California, co-founding the Graduate School of Social Work at San Jose State. A devout Catholic, he was recruited in the late 1960s by the U.S. Conference of... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Settlement Reached In Sex Trafficking Lawsuit Against Backpage.comgenerated by sex-related ads. We learned more about the settlement and how far
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 12 days ago
generated by sex-related ads. We learned more about the settlement and how far-reaching it could be from Dominique Roe-Sepowitz, Associate Professor in the ASU School of Social Work and director of the Office of Sex Trafficking Intervention Resear... Read more
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Swissinfo
Survey reveals high levels of parental violence20% figure is higher than the 13% revealed by a similar study carried out in Ge
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
20% figure is higher than the 13% revealed by a similar study carried out in Germany, said researcher Dirk Baier from the School of Social Work at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW). “Severe” corporal punishment was defined in the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
We ask libraries to do much more than collect books; we should give them the resources to do itits neighborhood branches. The social workers, recruited from the ranks of grad
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
its neighborhood branches. The social workers, recruited from the ranks of graduate students at the University of Maryland School of Social Work, will offer counseling and other assistance to patrons who require help navigating the city and state... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
S. Bay supes look to create programs for homeless youthidentity as something else numbered 2.48 percent. For the report, the Bill Wil
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
identity as something else numbered 2.48 percent. For the report, the Bill Wilson Center and the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work analyzed data from three sources: the Housing and Urban Development Department's biennial Point-In-Time... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Older adults more likely to disclose suicidal thoughts as they agedoctors or family members might react, said lead study author Namkee Choi, of t
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
doctors or family members might react, said lead study author Namkee Choi, of the University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work. “Some older adults at risk of suicide may not want to disclose their suicide intent if they think... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Older adults more likely to disclose suicidal thoughts as they agedoctors or family members might react, said lead study author Namkee Choi, of t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
doctors or family members might react, said lead study author Namkee Choi, of the University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work. “Some older adults at risk of suicide may not want to disclose their suicide intent if they think... Read more
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Maneater
College of Human Environmental Sciences announces new Faculty Scholars programand Rui Yao are the scholars who were named in the first round. The scholars w
Maneater / Posted 15 days ago
and Rui Yao are the scholars who were named in the first round. The scholars were chosen from architectural studies, the School of Social Work, textile and apparel management, human development and family sciences, nutrition and exercise... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sin City’s frivolous feel shattered by mass horrorto folks that no one is immune to violence,” said Tanya Sharpe, an associate pr
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
to folks that no one is immune to violence,” said Tanya Sharpe, an associate professor at the University of Maryland School of Social Work and an expert on mass shootings. “Usually when these things happen, my phone rings off the hook and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sin City’s frivolous feel shattered by mass horrorto folks that no one is immune to violence,” said Tanya Sharpe, an associate pr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
to folks that no one is immune to violence,” said Tanya Sharpe, an associate professor at the University of Maryland School of Social Work and an expert on mass shootings. “Usually when these things happen, my phone rings off the hook and... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Uncertainty in Mississippi before health insurance sign-upthe pre-enrollment meetings,” said Caitlin Rehner, who runs a navigator program
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 17 days ago
the pre-enrollment meetings,” said Caitlin Rehner, who runs a navigator program at the University of Southern Mississippi’s School of Social Work. “It feels like everything that’s happening is to provide us with less support, less... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
UMD Social Workers To Serve At Enoch Pratt Free Library— The Enoch Pratt Free Library is expanding their services. The organization i
CBS Baltimore / Posted 18 days ago
— The Enoch Pratt Free Library is expanding their services. The organization is teaming up with the University of Maryland School of Social Work to provide vital help to those in need. The University of Maryland graduate students will be interning... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Uncertainty in Mississippi before health insurance sign-upthe pre-enrollment meetings," said Caitlin Rehner, who runs a navigator program
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
the pre-enrollment meetings," said Caitlin Rehner, who runs a navigator program at the University of Southern Mississippi's School of Social Work. "It feels like everything that's happening is to provide us with less support, less... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
O’Neal inducted in social work hall of famehonor with you.” Alston spent 32 years with the Department of Veteran Affairs
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
honor with you.” Alston spent 32 years with the Department of Veteran Affairs and worked in the University of Alabama’s School of Social Work. O’Neal said one of the things she is most proud of during her career is climbing the ranks. “I guess... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
MU, UMSL to split $1.8 million grant for behavioral health trainingmaster's students in the Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training for
KOMU Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
master's students in the Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training for Professionals program. Director of MU's School of Social Work Dr. Dale Fitch said it's something to look forward to. "Our ultimate goal is to meet the mental health... Read more
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Philly.com
By age 3, inequality is clear: Rich kids attend school. Poor kids stay with a grandparentwhen we’ll get there on universal pre-K and paid family leave,” says Jane Waldf
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
when we’ll get there on universal pre-K and paid family leave,” says Jane Waldfogel, a professor at Columbia University’s School of Social Work and an expert on children and youth problems. But for the 3- and 4-year-olds left spending their days... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
By age 3, inequality is clear: Rich kids attend school. Poor kids stay with a grandparentwhen we�ll get there on universal pre-K and paid family leave,� says Jane Waldf
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
when we�ll get there on universal pre-K and paid family leave,� says Jane Waldfogel, a professor at Columbia University�s School of Social Work and an expert on children and youth problems. But for the 3- and 4-year-olds left spending their days... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Social Workers To Serve At Enoch Pratt Free LibraryBALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Enoch Pratt Free Library is partnering up with the Univer
CBS Baltimore / Posted 22 days ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Enoch Pratt Free Library is partnering up with the University of Maryland School of Social Work in an effort to bring social workers to their facilities. It’s part of the Social Worker in the Library program to Baltimore. The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Social workers now offering services at Enoch Pratt library branchesthe library for all types of information.” The social workers, who are graduat
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
the library for all types of information.” The social workers, who are graduate students from the University of Maryland School of Social Work, will be located at the Pennsylvania Avenue, Hamilton, Brooklyn and Southeast Anchor branches. Two... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Yale study analyzes efficacy of hospice carealleviating a patient’s pain instead of driving forward for a cure. John Cagle
Yale Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
alleviating a patient’s pain instead of driving forward for a cure. John Cagle, a professor at the University of Maryland School of Social Work and a specialist in end-of-life care, echoed these sentiments, adding that physicians are often too... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Workers without paid sick leave suffer ill effectssocial justice issue," said study co-author LeaAnne DeRigne. She's an associate
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 24 days ago
social justice issue," said study co-author LeaAnne DeRigne. She's an associate professor at Florida Atlantic University's School of Social Work. Even modest increases in psychological distress may be noteworthy, "since we know that even small... Read more
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The News & Observer
How LGBT elders and their advocates are keeping the closet door open in retirementisolation.” The organization estimates that 3 million LGBT people in the United
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
isolation.” The organization estimates that 3 million LGBT people in the United States are age 55 and older. The UNC School of Social Work in 2013 did a needs assessment of the aging LGBT community in the Triangle. Among the findings from... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cash to start college funds for Marshallese kids in stateinto work as nurses, doctors and other professionals. She’d never heard of the
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
into work as nurses, doctors and other professionals. She’d never heard of the option until the University of Arkansas School of Social Work in Fayetteville approached the group with the idea. Now she plans to sign up all four of her children,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Defining social work in Aotearoaat Massey University, is co-authored by Dr Michael Dale, Hannah Mooney and Asso
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
at Massey University, is co-authored by Dr Michael Dale, Hannah Mooney and Associate Professor Kieran O’Donoghue from the School of Social Work.Forty years ago, Massey was the first New Zealand university to offer a social work degree. Relevant to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Legal system expensive, big lawyers charge like taxis: Law Commission chairmanseminar organised by Tihar prisons in collaboration with Bureau of Police Resea
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
seminar organised by Tihar prisons in collaboration with Bureau of Police Research and Development, Delhi University's School of Social work, and non profit rights group Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), was also addressed by Deputy... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Gov. McAuliffe Announces Administration AppointmentsRidge, Director, Straight Street Roanoke Valley, Inc. Leah Ganssle of Richmond
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 26 days ago
Ridge, Director, Straight Street Roanoke Valley, Inc. Leah Ganssle of Richmond, Student, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Social Work, Class of 2018 Joseph L. Gong of Goode, Probation Officer, 24th Judicial District Court Service... Read more
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Philly.com
Chesco woman rescues endangered wild Nokota horsesas they treat each other. Ana belongs to Darlyne Bailey, dean emeritus and pro
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
as they treat each other. Ana belongs to Darlyne Bailey, dean emeritus and professor at Bryn Mawr College’s Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, who will bring her students to the Nokota Horse Preserve this week for sessions on... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Late librarian inducted into social work hall of famethe director of the Selma and Dallas County Chamber of Commerce. She passed awa
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
the director of the Selma and Dallas County Chamber of Commerce. She passed away in 2011. The Social Work Hall of Fame was founded by The University of Alabama School of Social Work to honor the accomplishments of distinguished leaders in the fi... Read more
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New Kerala
Author Dr. Donna Beegle to Address Ashford University's Fall Class of 2017 - newkerala news #273747as the 2008 National Speaker of the Year by the New Mexico State Bar Foundation
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
as the 2008 National Speaker of the Year by the New Mexico State Bar Foundation. In 2010, Portland State University's School of Social Work dedicated the Donna M. Beegle Community Classrooms in her honor. In 2011, she received the 2011 Oregon... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
UIC pursues $100M residence hall and academic complexTolliver said. The building would sit near the UIC Theatre, the Behavioral Sci
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Tolliver said. The building would sit near the UIC Theatre, the Behavioral Sciences Building and the Jane Addams School of Social Work, just off the Eisenhower Expressway. "It will be very visible, and I think it will also send a signal... Read more
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Maneater
MU social work professors research the relationship between veterans and the criminal justice systemAssistant professor Kelli Canada and associate professor Clark Peters of the MU
Maneater / Posted 30 days ago
Assistant professor Kelli Canada and associate professor Clark Peters of the MU School of Social Work recently published a study outlining the potential factors that lead to veterans entering the criminal justice system. Veterans made up... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Jamaican-American Trailblazers Get Their Duemaster social worker in child welfare and an adjunct faculty advisor and instru
New Haven Independent / Posted a month ago
master social worker in child welfare and an adjunct faculty advisor and instructor at the University of Connecticut School of Social Work. Washington was actually serving as the evening’s mistress of ceremonies. Both women were surprised... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Jamaican-American Trailblazers Get Their Duemaster social worker in child welfare and an adjunct faculty advisor and instru
New Haven Independent / Posted a month ago
master social worker in child welfare and an adjunct faculty advisor and instructor at the University of Connecticut School of Social Work. Washington was actually serving as the evening’s mistress of ceremonies. Both women were surprised... Read more
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Newswise
Insult to Injury: U.S. Workers Without Paid Sick Leave Suffer from Mental Distressissue,” said LeaAnne DeRigne, Ph.D., co-author of the study and an associate pr
Newswise / Posted 1 months ago
issue,” said LeaAnne DeRigne, Ph.D., co-author of the study and an associate professor in the Phyllis and Harvey Sandler School of Social Work within FAU’s College for Design and Social Inquiry. “Even modest increases in psychological distress... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Rally Bolsters CCSU Students Whose Parents Face Deportationbut if this ever happened to me in my future, I'd want help too." Luis Zayas,
Hartford Courant / Posted 1 months ago
but if this ever happened to me in my future, I'd want help too." Luis Zayas, dean of the University of Texas at Austin's School of Social Work, said in a phone interview on Thursday that children are often an afterthought when courts mete out... Read more

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