Tag Archives: practicum

Professional Growth – Pages of my career journal

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
“I scored my advanced practicum at the _ clinic. Thank you Lord for this wonderful opportunity. Although to take on this opportunity I had to resign from _ steering committee, I do…

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Better Standard of Care

The sliver of paper fluttered from my journal that read “value service ethical principle”. I am sure it was some matron I picked up in graduate school. I still  truly believe A social worker’s primary goal is to help people in … Continue reading

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The Entitled Intern – pages of a career journal

“You’ll never know what you’re capable of doing if you’re not given more than you think you can do”- Anonymous “I have not heard back from the clinic about the co-occurring mental health chemical dependency counselor position. Which upsets me, … Continue reading

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Paying for Higher Education – Pages of a Career Journal

I applied for the state’s government tuition reimbursement job program. I was rejected. I’m not pissed. I simply know God doesn’t want me to be under that servitude. He has a bigger plan to bring me into my purpose. God’s … Continue reading

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Young adult Chemical Dependency group –pages of a career journal

“I have been running a Chemical Dependency group bi-weekly and the knowledge of facilitating a group and structuring a curriculum has truly been an invaluable learning experience for me. I am less than a month away from completing my 320 … Continue reading

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