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Updated 1 day ago

becoming a social worker in ny - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="kaitlyn in West Babylon, New York"]I want to become a Social worker. But I am having trouble with my next steps. I currently have an...


Updated 8 days ago

Social Work in South Africa - 624 Replies

Hi I'm a qualified social auxiliary work,working for the Department of Social Development in Mpumalanga I need a cross transfer to Durban I don't...


Updated 9 days ago

"Child Protective Specialists" Job Interview Questions. - 710 Replies

Hey can anyone tell me about the e-mail they are going to send u for processing? What do they ask for. My training date is Feb 9.


Updated 10 days ago

Career transition from social work field - 379 Replies

Faithalways84- I joke with my husband that I will be the only cashier at ALDI 's with a Master's degree. This career has stressed me to the point...


Updated 12 days ago

International Social Work suggestions? - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="Claire in Birmingham, United Kingdom"]Hi Matt, I noticed you posted on here over a year ago. I am also interested in doing international...


Updated 12 days ago

Social Work Abroad with US Degree - 134 Replies

Hi Megan I'm currently studying in my first yr. did you ever fulfill your dream? As that is also my goal.. Although LCSW still doesn't exist over...


Updated 14 days ago

Best steps to get a state job? - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Myleswally in Hartford, Connecticut"]Hi all, My name is Myles and have probably one of the biggest mysterious questions that answer,...


Updated 15 days ago

Failed the LMSW exam 3-times. I am stuck! - 651 Replies

[QUOTE who="Negarit in New York, New York"]I would say I am a competent social worker. I always receive positive feedback regarding my performance in...


Updated 22 days ago

How to train as a social worker - 37 Replies

I have an MSW and it was a tough degree to get considering I worked full time and have a family. Working and interning was TOUGH but I made it. I...


Updated 1 month ago

Contract position doing home studies for adoption agency? - 1 Reply

Hi, did you end up taking this position? I'm interested in finding something like this near me but haven't come across any open positions. Interested...


thinking of working in England and wondering if my LMSW will transfer

Hi all, I am originally from England but grew up in the US. I have a LMSW over here and I am planning on moving back to England, Merseyside area in...


Any canadian social workers working in Massachusetts???

I would love to hear your experience!! Planning to make the move and having a hard time finding a job!


Where can I find courses for e-therapy?

Does anyone know where I can find CEU courses related to e-therapy? I am interested in exploring the tele-mental health field as a possible...


Updated 1 month ago

Prospective Social Worker - 1 Reply

It's going to depend on the licensing laws in your state. However, you will most likely require a BSW degree in order to be licensed at the...


Updated 1 month ago

Best place in the US for a social worker to live? - 394 Replies

Just got back from MD. Was there taking CEUs for license renewal. I had a wonderful experience. Made so many contacts with individuals working in...


Updated 2 months ago

looking to switch out of social work - 7 Replies

Hi, I just graduated with my Master's in social work back in May and shortly after relocated with my husband to San Francisco from Memphis. I have...

Ms Diana

Updated 2 months ago

Leaving the field - 550 Replies

Hello all!! I am thinking of changing jobs!! I've been in the field for about seven years but I don't feel the passion anymore. I have been reading...

Deb Thompson

Updated 2 months ago

Moving to the US from the UK... - 1 Reply

I am sorry that I don't have an answer to your question but wanted to say I wish I could just swap places with you! I am an American social worker...


Updated 3 months ago

LBSW Exam - 3 Replies

looking for social work job in WELLNESS/. LMSW Any leads? I would really appreciate it.

On the MSW boat in Studio City, California

Updated 3 months ago

thoughts on Social Work PhD degrees - 236 Replies

Hi everyone, I am currently finishing up a MS in Human Services. I am planning on going to school again to get my MSW and become a LCSW, but I...

Sonia Anthony in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 4 months ago

Social Work in America - 68 Replies

I have a BSW with 10 years experience in Australia. I've easily located agencies to assist in working in the UK that help with getting your visa and...

lmc in Torrington, Connecticut

school social worker

Hi all, I currently work as a clinician in a group home for adolescent males on the autism spectrum with PTSD. I am looking to switch up my career...

deedee1124 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 4 months ago

Clueless where to start after graduation... - 1 Reply

Hello, I will be graduating with my MSW next May (I'm two years through a 3 year program) and I will have a specialization in child and family...

puzzled in Newton, North Carolina

Updated 4 months ago

What should I major in? - 4 Replies

I am currently going to a community college but I want to become a social worker and help others. I plan to transfer to a four year university in...

MSW in May 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 4 months ago

Finding a job in USA - 2 Replies

Dear everyone, how are you guys going...I'm a Singaporean Indian currently finishing up my MSW degree in Australia and was wondering whether I could...

MSW in May 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 4 months ago

MSW graduate - Seeking a job that provides livable income - 2 Replies

Greetings all, I am a MSW graduate, and have worked in the field making around $30,000. I found it very difficult to survive on that income. My...

MSW in May 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 4 months ago

MSW and gaining experience - 1 Reply

What's the best way to gain experience in social work? I have a BA degree and would like to apply to some MSW programs. I have zero experience. I...

EndlessJoy in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 4 months ago

please help - 1 Reply

can anyone suggest something to me. I feel so lost and am in tears. Please if you have suggestions let me know. As of now my family is holding...

puzzled in Newton, North Carolina


I am a new graduate of an MSW program. I have been on several interview (approx.4) They all have said they have had more qualified candidates. It... in South Africa

Updated 5 months ago

registering with saccp - 2 Replies

mi name is thakane, i live in Lesotho, i graduated in the 2008 from the university of Lesotho. i have since worked with the gov of Lesotho so i now...

dy in Champaign, Illinois

Updated 5 months ago

why are RNs offered the same jobs as LCSW??? - 6 Replies

No disrespect to RNs. They do a wonderful job and are very important to society. However, as I person who is pursing my masters in social work (then...

Virginia in Long Beach, California

Updated 5 months ago

Does North Carolina have comity with California for LCSW? - 1 Reply

I have a California LCSW and I just moved to Chapel Hill. On the website for the Board in NC, it says they do it case by case. Any recent folks... in North Fort Myers, Florida

Updated 5 months ago

Are there ANY good careers in social work anymore? - 1 Reply

Social work has always been my dream, but I haven't read many good things about it anymore. My ultimate goal was always to get a Master's Degree so...

j in Rosemead, California

Updated 6 months ago

SWK - 1 Reply

I am a social worker who has a DUI from the past, but it is presenting a barrier in locating employment, any suggestions? I have obtained a...

recentBSWgrad in Chesapeake, Virginia

Updated 6 months ago

Jobs in the field with only a BSW - 5 Replies

Hello, I want to go into the field of Social Work, however I'm curious as to the opportunities available for those with only a BSW. One thing I...

reneegavin in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

School trying to persuade me to go for Degree in Rehabilitation and Human Services

Is anyone familiar with this degree? I am assuming it is just another title for social work, which means I would have to get a Master's degree in...

MilaBab in Piscataway, New Jersey

Updated 6 months ago

Should I continue with graduate school to get my MSW? - 5 Replies

I'm graduating in May, but the applications for graduate school is due around January. My field of interest is in geriatrics. Should I continue on...

Pukka in Bronx, New York

Seeking clinical supervision

I am an LMSW and hold an Integrated Mental Health Addictions Treatment Training certification with 10+ years experience in the mental health/social...

MAB in Roselle, Illinois

how to apply to out of state social work jobs?

I currently work as an in home counselor in Chicago. I am in the process of getting my LCSW (I started in February) however i plan on moving to Los...

MAB in Roselle, Illinois

Social work jobs in California

I currently work as an in home counselor in Chicago. I am in the process of getting my LCSW (I started in February) however i plan on moving to Los...

Lello in New York

Updated 6 months ago

Timeline to apply for the LCSW - 4 Replies

I have graduated and got my MSW in early 2011 and it's been already more than three years since then. I started to work right after graduation in...

parul in Delhi, India

Updated 6 months ago

B.S.W in USA after a degree in psychology? - 4 Replies

Hey everyone, I am getting my psychology undergrad degree this year from the UK. However, I am hoping to go into Social work in the future, and...

Jen in Zachary, Louisiana

Updated 6 months ago

Stressed new graduate lookig for a social work job - 344 Replies

Does anyone else feel that when you are just starting out every potential employer wants you to have experience? The problem is that you can't gain... in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 7 months ago

Obtaining a LCSW - 1 Reply

I am working on getting into the Army National Guard as a social worker however o need to get my LCSW or LISW. I live I Washington state and have my...

Laura M in Seattle. WA in Bothell, Washington

Social Work in Las Vegas, NV

What is the job market like for LCSW's in Las Vegas, NV? Anyone know about how difficult it would be to start private practice? Are insurance panels...

EmilyALewis in Birmingham, Alabama

Updated 7 months ago

wanting to call it quits - 40 Replies

Hello All, I am a young professional and I seem to have lost my passion for social work, and possibly the helping profession all together. i know...

sophia in Kingston, Jamaica

Updated 7 months ago

what is require to become a social worker in jamaica how many subjects require - 2 Replies

want to knw the qualification and the requirements

LCSW in Los Angeles, California

Mid-Life Career Change

Can it be done without going back to school? Without taking a major cut in pay? Without shooting yourself in the foot? Without driving your family...

LCSW in Los Angeles, California

Updated 7 months ago

Recruiter for social Worker - 4 Replies

Are there any recruiters in San Diego who will help with finding jobs in Social Work ? Thnx!

Skays098 in Ottawa, Ontario

Is Geriatric Social Work Stressful?

And is it hard to find a job in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada?

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