Category: College

Social Work Internships – How to Pick One

Social work internships can be intimidating and you may feel like you don’t know where to start or what the “right” placement is for you is. I remember when I had to pick an internship I felt like I had no idea where I wanted to go or do. Many times, the interns I work with felt the same exact way. They were nervous about picking a placement and sometimes didn’t get their first (or second, third, forth…) choice for their internship. Some schools pick an internship for you while others give you more freedom to find one for yourself.… Read More

Social Worker Degree – What To Expect

Picking a major can be challenging. I remember when I was enrolling in college I had a vague idea of what I wanted to do but I wasn’t sure how to get there. I considered choosing Psychology as my major but was then told about social work and what all I could do as a social worker. In the end, I received both my bachelors and master’s degrees in social work. What Do Social Workers Do? First things first, we need to talk about what types of jobs social workers can performs. One of the major reasons I chose social… Read More