March for Our Lives Buffalo

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Gun violence plays a prominent role in social work practice. What can social workers do? Read more

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CALM (Caring, Action, Leadership, Mindfulness) is a new project at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh that offers two MSW students a paid internship experience in campus violence prevention. Read more

Field Placement 3 Comments

Book review of Comparative Perspectives on Gender Violence: Lessons From Efforts Worldwide. Read more

Reviews & Commentary

Art 4 Social Change

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Recognizing the space and time needed to heal from trauma, isolation is the opposite of what we need. The key to healing and building resilience is connection with others. Read more

Practice 1 Comments

There isn’t much for me to say about Orlando that hasn’t already been said. That said, it seems irresponsible and avoidant to write about anything else this week. Read more

Real World Clinical

Ogden Rogers on mass shootings, monks, mindfulness, and caring for all beings. Read more


What if we embrace dysfunction and depression? What if we refuse the dangling carrot of the self-help section at Barnes and Noble? What if we don’t try to make our clients feel less pain than they actually do at any given moment? Read more

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My hope is that you will incorporate the rights of LGBTQ individuals in your lives, advocate for LGBTQ individuals in your schools, workplaces, homes, communities, places of worship, so another death like that of Lawrence King does not happen again. Read more



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