self disclosure

Social Workers are Worth Millions!

My alma mater is now officially the Steve Hicks school of social work thanks to a generous $25 million gift from Steve Hicks, vice chairman of the board of regents at the university of Texas system and a pioneer in telecommunications.My alma mater is now officially the Steve Hicks school of social work thanks to… Continue reading Social Workers are Worth Millions!

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Should you Get a Bachelors in Social Work? YESSSS

Are thinking about or well on your way to a Bachelor's in Social Work aka BSW!! Awesome...hoping you can tune in to this short video describing how and why a BSW is perfect for those serious about social work!!

ASSESSMENT, Uncategorized

Assessment Protocols when Working with Teenage Clients

Are you meeting with an adolescent client, be sure to get your assessment right with these tips and suggested assessment instruments.  Click hear to watch my short video, in which I share 3 goals of an initial client interview along with what to ask families that are seeking treatment for their teen and lastly assessment… Continue reading Assessment Protocols when Working with Teenage Clients

Faculty Training, Resource, self disclosure

What is a School Social Worker?

Many think that in order to help kids in schools you have to become a school counselor—NOT the case- School social workers actually have more time and flexibility to work with students one on one on various mental health and social issues.  We pick up where other school staff leave off to serve each student… Continue reading What is a School Social Worker?

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Easy Tips to Graduate from College Early || Be a 3 year Grad

If I can do it - you can too!  In this short video I share 4 ways I completed my BA in Psychology from UT Austin in less than 4 years!!!  Save money time and get well on your way to changing the world as a social worker....Watch and subscribe to my you tube channel… Continue reading Easy Tips to Graduate from College Early || Be a 3 year Grad

CLINICAL INFORMATION

Ethical dilemma – Steps for Social Workers

Don't you hate that feeling in your gut when your not sure what to do??  Any probable decision seems like a dead end...you're stuck between a rock and a hard place! When social worker's face an ethical decision we rush for NASW Code of Ethics.  In 2008 the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) developed a… Continue reading Ethical dilemma – Steps for Social Workers

CLINICAL INFORMATION

4 Efficient Ways to Take Therapy Notes

We can all agree taking notes following a session is needed... but ARE we using the MOST efficient way to record our sessions with clients?  In this video, I will review and provide examples of four of the most common clinical note taking formats including:  SOAP notes, DAP notes, BASIC SID notes and GILLMAN HIPPA notes.  Watch along to… Continue reading 4 Efficient Ways to Take Therapy Notes