I admit it: Sometimes I need extra inspiration in the course of my day as a social worker. Do you know what I mean? If you’ve had similar struggles, you may ask yourself three questions about your self care checklist: Did I sleep and eat well? √ Did I stretch and exercise? √ Did I meditate and pray? √ If …

5 Must-See TED Talks For Social Workers ( is my favorite) - Social Worker Success(Whats Your Favorite Questions)

Not only helpful for grieving, and certainly not only applicable to students. Very helpful!

What not to say to grieving students (and other tools to help bereaved kids at school)

What not to say to grieving students (and other tools to help bereaved kids at school) What to say to those who have experienced death of a loved one.

Probably not found on anybody's refrigerator door, this mounted poster is nonetheless ideal for use in many school counselor and therapist offices. It can be used to explain the basic principles behin

Feeling Thermometers - Mounted Poster

A key tool in the implementation of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), the Feeling Thermometer helps treat the symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and anxiety in children.

I always try to make this my goal every time I interact with people, I don't like to see people hurt in any way. Some people however don't want to be helped and would rather go on in their current condition, don't spend to much time on those they will just try and bring you down.

My job is not to judge. My job is not to figure out if someone deserves something. My job is to lift the fallen, to restore the broken, and to heal the hurting.

Erikson's Psychosocial Development Stages. .Great chart! So helpful seeing it layed out like this in a timeline!

Chart highlighting Erikson's Psychosocial Development stages that can help child life specialists determine developmentally appropriate interventions.

Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs and the #SocialMedia that fulfill them.

Abraham Maslows hierarchy of needs is an important psychological theory that addresses the stages of growth in humans. This infographic takes Maslows theory and looks at the social media tools that fulfill these needs.

Her favorite subject in school was her social justice class. In this class she learned how she can help people and why. Also it was her favorite because she could relate to it a lot and incorporate it into her life with ease.

"Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly, defend the rights of the poor and needy.

Why Saying "Calm Down" To Your Kids Doesn't Actually Work - The Mommy View

Saying "Calm Down" To Your Kids Doesn't Actually Work

Behaviour management "Calm down" is a phrase that we all use, especially with kids when experiencing intense emotions. Here are some alternative phrases that just might yield better results, and an action plan to put them in place.

Social Work101: Considering a career in social work?  Here is a quick understanding of the profession, and the varying roles social workers play in our world. This infographic breaks down where 642,000 American social workers are employed, details about three common fields of practice and profiles four famous social workers who were pioneers in the field.

March is National Social Work Month and this year's theme by the NASW is "Social Work Matters." Check out this infographic on social work!

when parents say their child is...this is really good to remember for any child

Turn it Around ... using this excellent tool!

Social Work Geek: Preparing for the ASWB Social Work License Exam

Melanie Sage, Social Work Geek: Preparing for the ASWB Social Work License Exam license study guide infographic LCSW

The impact of childhood trauma on adult disorders. If you are treating a specific disorder but not treating the trauma, the underlying causes for the disorder cannot be healed. Trauma informed care is based on the premise that almost every human being has been exposed to trauma at one time or another.

Experiences from the earliest days of childhood play an important role in shaping the brain’s development. Learn more about the lasting impact of childhood trauma on chronic adult disorders.

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