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Sage Guide to Social Work Careers : Your Journey to Advocacy - by Melissa Bird (Paperback)

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This guide compiles stories, job descriptions, and policy examples of social work careers related to social justice and advocacy work. It helps social workers become engaged in the political arena to pass legislation and promote advocacy leading to policy change. Chapters provide personal stories from social workers from around the US about engaging in advocacy, examples of career opportunities in the field, and examples of policies, in the areas of poverty, child welfare, health care, disability, mental health, substance abuse, aging, and criminal justice. Job descriptions include information on salaries, education and experience, and responsibilities. The final chapter provides advice for résumés and interviews. Annotation ©2018 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 119
Genre: Social Science
Sub-Genre: Social Work
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sage Pubns
Author: Melissa Bird
Language: English
Street Date: April 6, 2018
TCIN: 53394206
UPC: 9781544324715
Item Number (DPCI): 248-65-8665
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