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Social work values

I am fortunate to have the opportunity to work with vibrant and active older adults. I’ve witnessed countless times how critical the importance of human relationships and connection is for elders. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

A social worker writes about the core social work value of service in the emergency room. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

As an LCSW who serves in the United States Air Force, I am committed to serving my nation. The social work code of ethics value of “service” aligns with the Air Force’s core values of integrity first, service before self, and excellence in all we do. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

Autism is the least important thing about my son, and at the same time influences everything about him. I wouldn’t have him any other way. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

One day after group time was over, a patient came up to me and asked me, “Will you come back tomorrow?” The picture became clearer to me about what being a social worker and what the core value of service meant. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

Our collaboration helped decrease fear of me within the community. She gave me more insight into the neighborhood than any book on culture could. She encouraged me, mothered me, and mentored me. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

World Social Work Day 2019

Designed by Martha Rothblum

Too often, social workers forget or deny that we are human! For World Social Work Day, Erlene Grise-Owens urges social workers to be apply the importance of human relationships to themselves. Read more

Self Care

I took food to the church every Sunday from mid-October to mid-November. Before Thanksgiving, we heard a knock on the door. We were surprised to see some of the people from church, with a basket of food. A lesson in dignity and worth of the person. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

Competence is not stagnant; it is a never-ending push for personal and professional excellence. The challenge is to be better than the day before, while promoting the rights, values, and respect of those we serve. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

An acrostic on social justice, a core value of the social work profession. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

As a hospice social worker, I think all of the six core social work values are equal in terms of importance. I find myself drawn to one that strikes a chord more than most: Dignity and worth of the person. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

In Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, the focus is on the parent-child relationship. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

A children's book, Pinny the Bowling Pin, can teach social workers lessons about being different and respecting the dignity and worth of the person, a core social work value. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

Even in the NASW Code of Ethics, the definition of integrity is only a starting point. We must go beyond the foundation of the Code of Ethics to fully embody the true meaning of integrity. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

My sister always knew where we were, because the profession of social work truly understands the “Importance of Human Relationships.” An essay on the social work core value: the importance of human relationships. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

What led me to social work was a deeply personal experience that shaped my decision to focus my career on serving others. I was drawn to the core values and principles of our profession and our commitment to serving others. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

It's THAT time of year again. March is Social Work Month, and The New Social Worker invites you to spend it with us. And I want to THANK you for all you do. Follow us all month (March 2019) to see what we have in store. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2019

Submit your entry for The New Social Worker's Social Work Month Project 2019! Read more

Social Work Month Project 2018

Social worker Shaumane Paulk writes about the social work core value of dignity and worth of the person. Read more

Social Work Month Project 2018

The best social work students, practitioners, and teachers are not those who are encyclopedic in their knowledge or flawless in their technique, but those who show that each person they meet is the center of the universe at that moment. Read more

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