Tag «macro social work»

My MSW Enhances My Entrepreneurial Skills

According to the National Association of Social Workers, “Social workers help people increase their capacities for problem solving and coping, and they help them obtain needed resources, facilitate interactions between individuals and between people and their environments, make organizations responsible to people, and influence social policies.” I couldn’t agree more.   In a matter of …

5 Things You Should Never Say To a Social Work Student

Social Workers are dedicated to making a difference. They are compassionate professionals committed to helping others live their best lives. According to the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), social work is one of the fastest growing careers in the United States. Employment of social workers is projected to grow 19 percent …

From Case Manager to Life Strategist

I worked as a Case Manager for many years. Case Management doesn’t have a universal definition. One organization describes case management as a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation, care coordination, evaluation, and advocacy for options and services to meet an individual’s needs. Generally speaking, case management refers to the coordination of services and resources …

This Is What I Do

Clarity = clearness or lucidity as to perception or understanding; freedom from indistinctness or ambiguity   I am Nicki Sanders, Chief Visionary Officer of The Teen Toolbox.  I am a youth advocate and life skills expert who uses my Packaged For Success™ program to help teens age 14-21 set goals for life after high school …