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The Social Worker Survival Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
In this volume I discuss the four biggest unpleasant surprises that recent graduates and newly employed social workers are confronted with in their career. These four surprises are also the biggest causes of burnout, bitterness, and early retirement (including getting fired and changing careers). However, this can be avoided. Most postgraduate college courses for this profession will not teach
Discerning Your Lay Catholic Vocation
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Price: Free! Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Who Does God Want Me to Be? What is the Nature of Your Call to Service? How do I Grow in Holiness? This book gives some answers to those questions for those who are seeking a way to follow Christ more closely. It explains some Catholic spirituality that will help you along your journey.
Useful Publications and Resources from the Care Council for
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Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: British English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A major part of the Care Council’s work is about making sure that all social workers, social care workers, service users and carers have access to up-to-date information, guidance, tools and research on best practice. Here are the Care Council’s recent major publications and resources with information about their content and how to access them.
The Tao Of Social Work
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by Four Moons Books. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Social Services
A brief glimpse into how the school of Eastern thought known as Taoism can assist social workers in their chosen profession, helping them to become better caregivers and better people. Written by an experienced professional with over fifteen years in healthcare and social work, "The Tao Of Social Work" is a great little e-book that can provide a new perspective on your life and career.