Tools for Practice Tuesday: Grand Challenges for Social Work

If you follow me on twitter you know I was following yet another conference this past week. It was #SSWR2016 which was the Society for Social Work and Research annual conference. This year the theme was a partnership with American Academy of Social  Work and Social Welfare to focus on research within 12 Grand Challenges facing social work. I am proud to be a part of a profession that is taking these issues on…

If you click on any of the above links you find guidance documents for each grand challenge. Depending on your area of interest you can find some great resources and perhaps be inspired about how you can get involved in these challenges as well.

Grand Challenges

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3 thoughts on “Tools for Practice Tuesday: Grand Challenges for Social Work

  1. Thanks for posting Sean, and I love the Grand Challenges approach, with many of these being so fundamental to solving multiple problems. Love it! And, they should add #11… Zero Suicide in Healthcare advanced by social workers! 🙂 Eradicating social isolation would be a great start.

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  2. Pingback: Are There Enough Social Workers Doing Suicide Prevention Research? | Stuck on Social Work

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