Social workers help people deal with their relationships with others by helping them solve their personal, family, and/or community problems. Social workers also help people grow and develop by learning to cope with or shape the social and environmental forces affecting daily life. Social work offers the chance to work with and for all kinds of people— regardless of wealth, race, or age—in all kinds of settings. Social workers practice in a variety of settings including hospitals, schools, mental health clinics, psychiatric hospitals, and public agencies. Please note that some careers below will require further education.
Related Career Titles:
Child Welfare Worker
Clinical Social Worker
Community Organization Director
Criminal Justice Specialist
Developmental Disabilities Specialist
Employment/Occupational Social Worker
Family Services Social Worker
Group Home Director
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