David Leopold practices immigration law in Cleveland, Ohio. He is an immigration reform advocate and past president of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Social work conferences are a great way to continue your social work education, but also offer some informal perks that can help you advance your career. With this in mind, we’ve put together a list of some of the biggest upcoming social work conferences.
Individuals with a mental health illness in the United States can face fragmented or unavailable services, high costs, and social stigma. It is particularly difficult for people of color to receive adequate and culturally appropriate treatment.
Whether you’re looking for your first social work job or you’re hoping to make a career shift, your resume will highlight your skills, experiences, and assets. Crafting a social work resume that makes prospective employers interested in meeting you is the first step in finding the right job.
As child advocate, social worker, and author Frank Kros explains, many of the answers lie in the neuroscience of poverty. He wants professionals who work with children to understand poverty’s effects on young people’s brains, feel its impact on their lives, and act to repair its damage.