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Keeney, Annie J.; Hohman, Melinda; Bergman, Eyal – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2019
Simulation training has been found to be an effective method to increase social work student knowledge, empathy, or skills. This study examined the impact of an interprofessional poverty simulation on public school teacher participants, who would learn about the impact of poverty, and on social work students, who were the volunteers or…
Descriptors: Simulation, Teaching Methods, Social Work, Training
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Sellers, Wendy; Neff, Duane – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2019
This paper explores the process of assessment in social work education programs throughout the United States. Following the guidelines of the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS), social work education has switched from student learning outcomes to competency-based measures. Included in…
Descriptors: Social Work, Counselor Training, Guidelines, Professional Associations
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Joiner, Janet M. – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2019
Attention has been given to the revised National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Code of Ethics that guides social worker use of technology. The revision of the NASW Code of Ethics has signaled a transition in the profession toward ethical online practice using modern techniques and contemporary tools. Practicing social workers are applying…
Descriptors: Information Technology, Ethics, Ethical Instruction, Social Work
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Wagaman, M. Alex; Shelton, Jama; Carter, Rebecca – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2018
The inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) perspectives and experiences in the social work classroom is necessary to adequately include LGBTQ students and prepare graduates to practice effectively. Drawing from queer theory as a theoretical framework and the authors' experiences in practice and teaching/learning spaces…
Descriptors: Homosexuality, Social Work, Inclusion, College Students
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Boys, Stephanie; Walsh, Julie S.; Khaja, Khadija – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2018
This article includes findings from a mixed method survey at a large, public midwestern university following the election of Donald J. Trump as the president of the United States. It examines student perceptions about effective engagement in political discourse within social work classes. Survey questions urged students to suggest how instructors…
Descriptors: College Students, Social Work, Political Issues, Political Socialization
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Cintrón, Valerie; Piedra, Lissette M.; Pineros-Leano, Maria – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2018
Bilingual social workers need specialized training to provide effective mental health services to Spanish-speaking Latinos. Ideally, this training should use the language in which the social workers plan to practice. This article describes an innovative two-semester course offered "in Spanish" that prepared advanced undergraduate and…
Descriptors: Cognitive Restructuring, Behavior Modification, Spanish Speaking, Hispanic Americans
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Revens, Keri E.; Reynolds, Andrew D.; Suclupe, Roger F.; Rifkin, Cameron; Pierce, Taylor – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2018
This study used grounded theory to analyze focus group data of students participating in an experiential learning course developed in partnership with a local Latino-serving community agency. A central phenomenon, Learning for Advocacy, emerged from the data, describing a process through which students' personal encounters led to the development…
Descriptors: Social Work, Caseworkers, Grounded Theory, Focus Groups
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Pantas, Susanna; Miller, Sean A.; Kulkarni, Shanti J. – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2017
Social work students created a community activism project to raise awareness about trauma prevalence and impact. Trauma theory describes silencing as the mechanism that hinders individual and community healing. Therefore, students sought to create an interactive opportunity to heighten trauma visibility on campus. They created a physical mailbox…
Descriptors: Activism, Social Work, Counselor Training, Trauma
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Knight, Carolyn – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2017
In April 2015, a Black man, Freddie Gray, died in police custody in Baltimore, Maryland. A day of rioting followed. These events provided the researcher with the opportunity to ascertain social work students' opinions about and actions in response to these occurrences and their implications for the social justice mission of the social work…
Descriptors: Racial Bias, African Americans, Social Justice, Activism
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Berger, Roni; Paul, Marilyn S. – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2017
Schools of social work are increasingly offering study abroad courses as a strategy for enhancing future practitioners' knowledge and skills in serving individuals and families of diverse sociocultural backgrounds. Literature relative to such educational initiatives has focused on the characteristics, motivations, and outcomes for students and…
Descriptors: Study Abroad, Social Work, Counselor Training, College Faculty
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Combs-Orme, Terri; Lefmann, Tess; Pilkay, Stefanie; Strong, Joe; Thompson, Phyllis; Veerman, Tara – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2017
Important findings from neuroscience research provide valuable knowledge for social work practice, and although these findings are already being incorporated into practice in many other disciplines, social work has been slow to integrate this content into foundation professional education. This article describes how one social work program…
Descriptors: Neurosciences, Social Work, Professional Education, Behavior
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Bromfield, Nicole F.; Capous-Desyllas, Moshoula – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2017
This article explores a classroom project in which we used photovoice as a pedagogical tool to enhance personal and professional self-awareness among female, Muslim, social work students in an intercultural classroom setting located in the Arabian Gulf. We begin with an overview and discussion of arts-based approaches to education and then provide…
Descriptors: Photography, Social Action, Females, Muslims
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Mazza, Elena T. – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2015
The professional literature on gatekeeping in social work education has grown; however, there remains a dearth in the literature regarding how educators truly work to engage students who are experiencing a psychiatric disability or other emotional problem. This qualitative study explored the experiences of 26 social work educators from 22 colleges…
Descriptors: Mental Disorders, Emotional Disturbances, Qualitative Research, Stress Variables
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Colvin, Alex Don; Bullock, Angela N. – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2014
The exponential growth and sophistication of new information and computer technology (ICT) have greatly influenced human interactions and provided new metaphors for understanding the world. The acceptance and integration of ICT into social work field education are examined here using the technological acceptance model. This article also explores…
Descriptors: Social Work, Technology Uses in Education, Information Technology, Field Experience Programs
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Gibson, Priscilla Ann – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2014
Social work students, regardless of their multiple social identities in oppressed and oppressor groups, are called upon to take action against social injustice. This conceptual article introduces the Ally Model of social justice and its alignment with social work values and goals and recommends it to social work educators as a pedagogical tool to…
Descriptors: Social Work, Social Justice, College Faculty, Models
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