Students prepare to promote the overall well-being of children and families in a range of settings, including schools, hospitals, and mental health centers.
Students work with victims and survivors who are dealing with issues stemming from interpersonal violence and physical, emotional, and communal trauma.
Students explore treatments and assessments to work with clients suffering from persistent mental illness, substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health disorders and addictions.
Students learn to improve the well-being of individuals, families, and older adults affected by illness, disability, and age-related challenges.
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Simmons School of Social Work offers a rigorous curriculum to prepare students for clinical practice. Learn more about the curriculum >
Simmons School of Social Work faculty are experienced teachers and practitioners in the field and are committed to your success.
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SocialWork@Simmons students participate in live, weekly seminar-style classes taught by renowned Simmons faculty.
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By earning a master’s in social work, you will be well equipped to work within traditional social work settings, such as substance abuse programs, schools, hospitals, and nursing homes, to …