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Social Workers
Social workers work within a variety of areas, usually for a local or state government agency. Their expertise is needed to help counsel adults and children going through tough times. For example, when children are turned over to the state's care because their parents have neglected or abused them, left willingly, or died, the state assigns a social worker to the case. These professionals must be licensed and certified, holding at least a bachelor's degree from the college of their choice, with concentrations in criminal justice or sociology. Their responsibilities include support, counseling, evaluations, and general case management. There are varying degrees of social work. A clinical social worker is trained in psychotherapy, with backgrounds in sociology, ethics, growth and development, mental health theory, and human behavior. In general, social workers act as advocates for those who have no voice, focusing on human rights for people of all ages, especially the youth of society. Trained in how to handle family relationships, social workers see several clients per day, often those with substance abuse or mental health problems. Counselors often work for child protective service offices, which are dedicated to keep children safe in abusive or otherwise unsafe environments. They also deal with people on the public welfare system on a regular basis, making sure they are utilizing their resources well. They work for hospice organizations, helping dying people and their loved ones cope with the impending loss. Social workers have lots of experience dealing with the family unit, as it pertains to work, school, and relationships. Sometimes they work in clinical or medical settings, schools, or within their own practice. Those in need of a social worker who can look after a child's or family's health and welfare can get referrals from government agencies, hospitals, and schools.
 
National Association of Social Workers
Washington, DC 20002
The professional social workers in our association are committed to providing the most dependable services the nation. Let us show you how important our industry is and learn more about how you can help.
 
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Ruth C Kutz LCSW
806 Cumberland Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210
Ruth C Kutz LCSW-R is specializing in marriage and family counseling, psychotherapy in Syracuse, NY.
(315) 422-9462
Lyn MSW Siegel LCSW
50 Beaver Ave, Annandale, NJ 08801
Our psychotherapists provide mental health counseling for individuals, families, couples, children and teens. When you need the best service that money can buy, get in touch today.
(908) 586-3254
Christin Tinklepaugh Lcsw-Counseling
693 Main St, New Milford, PA 18834
(570) 396-5080
Susan Adamec Lsw-Counseling
693 Main St, New Milford, PA 18834
(570) 396-5006
Kara MSW Golden LSW
130 Bridge St Ste 3, Tunkhannock, PA 18657
(570) 760-1227
Amy M Clark LSW Counseling Services
112 Warren St, Tunkhannock, PA 18657
(570) 575-2468
Zinner Faith
4513 Forest Ln, Vestal, NY 13850
(607) 797-1473
Chelene Sirianni LCSW
1040 Vestal Pkwy E, Vestal, NY 13850
(607) 341-2677
Thomas Butler LCSW
4513 Vestal Rd, Vestal, NY 13850
(607) 729-7001
Guy Windingland Lcsw-R
300 Main St, Vestal, NY 13850
(607) 323-4110
Deborah Natale LCSW
3 Park Ave Ste 1, Binghamton, NY 13903
(607) 669-4772
Sue Rapp CSW
785 Jones Rd, Vestal, NY 13850
(607) 748-1481
Marc Z Lippman CSW
126 Park Ave, Binghamton, NY 13903
(607) 232-0203
Jodi Lowry Lcsw-R
231 Main St Ste 4, Vestal, NY 13850
(607) 786-8717
Kissick Patricia A MSW CSW
3220 Pearl St, Endicott, NY 13760
(607) 754-4520


Social workers can provide support and practical help to individuals and families. Social workers are authorized to refer families to government organization for their welfare. Some social workers are work in justice. For example, they may advocate in court for youth. Social workers can also be found as substance abuse counselors. These professionals may have medical licenses to work in hospice. When you are in need of a social worker, find out the professional’s educational and work background. Social workers are required to have a bachelor’s degree. Oftentimes they gain clinical experience under the supervision of a mentor. Ask for the social worker’s references. Make sure the candidate has training in human development and child welfare. Find out how long the applicant has been serving the public. Can the individual provide you with proof that he or she is certified? Receive recommendations from schools, hospitals and mental health clinics for reliable social workers.
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