Category Archives: Career Journal

The Promotion

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
I was recently asked to be the program manager over the young adult house where I facilitate groups and provide individual therapy. I informed the staff this was a position I would…

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The case against bucket lists

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
Being my best self and teaching others how to be their best self is on my bucket list of life experiences. I know I am not alone in this. That’s why my…

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Social Workers Don’t Operate in a Vacuum – Articles of a Career Journal

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
I love the Opt Ed section of the paper. I believe we all need to write at least one letter on something we’re passionate about in our lifetime. In saying that, I…

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What are you waiting for?

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
You know that bottle of wine in your collection? The one that’s “too good” to open for just any occasion? We all have one or two — or many more. They’re special…

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A picture to tell a story

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
? This is my professional journal, so I have to let you know my secret. I love a good home made card and photography. I entered four of my photos into the…

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