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Sharp rise in social workers sharing diversity data with regulator

Community Care

“This has been undoubtedly magnified by asking social workers to voluntarily share their equality and diversity information with us as part of our registration renewal process.” 8% of social workers have shared diversity data with regulator.

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8% of social workers have shared diversity data with regulator

Community Care

Conway said the shift followed a review of its approach to collecting diversity data and discussions with fellow regulators and stakeholders. However we know that so much more needs to be done to properly address issues of equality, diversity and inclusion.

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Adoption workforce must become more diverse to help tackle racial disparities, says Lords report

Community Care

The government must set up a task force to tackle longstanding racial disparities in the adoption system, including by making the workforce more diverse. Lack of diversity in adoption workforce and panels . The adoption workforce, and adoption panels, are insufficiently diverse.”

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Why Political Science Can and Should Lead Diversity Efforts in Higher Education

Swhelper

Diversity is big business in the academy. Foundations such as Ford, Carnegie, and Robert Wood Johnson support academic efforts to diversify the professoriate; and colleges and universities across the country are investing significant resources in diversity efforts.

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LGBT+ History Month: embrace diversity

Social Care

"It is a great joy to be living in a country and era which recognises and celebrates diversity and has the legal means to make sure exclusion, discrimination and oppression, based on sexual orientation are not tolerated." Embracing diversity is essential in our workforce.

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Reporting diversity

The Socail Issue

TweetI’m delighted to have been shortlisted for the Society of Editors’ Press Awards in the ‘reporting diversity’ category.

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Books About Diversity And Social Justice

Kylie the Creative Social Worker

This post may seem a little late since Black History Month is over, but diversity and social justice should be something we incorporate all year long.

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MQ Mental Health Data Science Meeting: Inequality, diversity and representativeness

MQ Mental Health

This meeting’s theme relates to three of society’s pressing issues - inequality, diversity, and representativeness. The post MQ Mental Health Data Science Meeting: Inequality, diversity and representativeness first appeared on MQ Mental Health Research. Science and research #MQDataScience data science Diversity Inequalities mental health PPIE Representativeness Suicide

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Rogério M. Pinto Awarded the Diversity and Social Transformation Professorship

Michigan Social Work

Pinto has been named a University Diversity and Social Transformation Professor. Professor Rogério M.

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MFT Practice Question: Human Diversity

Therapist Development Center

This month’s blog will focus on human diversity, a topic that is at the forefront of public discourse. The post MFT Practice Question: Human Diversity appeared first on Therapist Development Center Blog.

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How Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Can Influence Healthcare

Relias

Healthcare organizations have a growing responsibility to improve diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) efforts not only for their employees, but also to better serve patients and their families. The Current State of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Healthcare.

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Social Work Ethics, Eating Disorders, and Diverse Gender Communities

The New Social Worker

Social workers must recognize this heightened risk and increase screening and prevention efforts in gender-diverse community spaces Eating disorders may affect gender minority individuals at up to double the rates of their cisgender counterparts.

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Experiences and Stressors of Parents of Trans and Gender-Diverse Youth in Clinical Care from Trans Youth CAN!

Social Work Blog

Parents of trans and gender-diverse (TGD) youth can experience challenges navigating gender-affirming (GA) care such as stigma, transphobia, and lack of support. NASW Journals NASW Publications gender-affirming medical care gender-diverse youth parents stressors trans youth

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Ashley Cureton Received 2021 Diversity Recognition Award from the Johns Hopkins Diversity Leadership Council

Michigan Social Work

Assistant Professor Ashley Cureton has received a 2021 Diversity Recognition Award from the Johns Hopkins Diversity Leadership Council.

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Overcoming Barriers to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Healthcare

Relias

The need for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) efforts in healthcare is not new, but DEI is still a new focus for many healthcare organizations. With the versatility that diversity brings, your competitors can achieve better gains in patient satisfaction and health outcomes.

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Carers Week: make support for unpaid carers reflective of our diverse communities

Social Care

Effective unpaid carer support must reflect the needs of our increasingly diverse society. A vital element in addressing this inequality is creating or adapting services to reflect the diverse needs of unpaid carers in their local communities.

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parental love, parental intrusion, and love's diverse strands

Clinical Philosophy

Love has several strands - there are diverse criteria for the proper predication of love of someone - and they needn't all be woven together at all times. Did my mother or father love me? This is a question all psychotherapists will, at some point, have heard a patient ask.

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NASW Foundation Lyons and Gosnell MSW Scholarships Promote Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Social Work Blog

By Paul R. While Tamara Harris has a background in finance, her second career is a first-generation social worker. In addition to helping people improve their mental health, her other passion is supporting education, particularly aiding first-generation college students achieve success.

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Diversity and Anti-Racism Resources from the Yale Psychology Department Clinic

N.A.H

Topical... The post Diversity and Anti-Racism Resources from the Yale Psychology Department Clinic appeared first on N.A.H.

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Charles Williams Reflects on Juwan Howard in Diverse: Issues In Higher Education

Michigan Social Work

Charles Williams' editorial, “The Real Lesson That We Learned from the Juwan Howard Incident: A Black Man Still Has No Rights That Require Respect” is included in the latest issue of Diverse: Issues In Higher Education.

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Diversity in Mental Health Treatment: Section Student 10 Blog

Society of Clinical Psychology

This Section 10 Student Blog piece by Bridgett Boxley discusses the important issue of diversity in mental health treatment. The post Diversity in Mental Health Treatment: Section Student 10 Blog first appeared on Society of Clinical Psychology.

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Catie Bargerstock Receives NASW-MI’s 2021 MSW Student Leadership in Diversity Scholarship

Michigan Social Work

MSW student Catie Bargerstock is the recipient of the 2021 MSW Student Leadership in Diversity Scholarship from the Michigan Chapter of the National Association of Social Worker (NASW).

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Why America Needs More African American Teachers – and How to Recruit and Retain Them

Swhelper

Educators and their organizations, school administrators, and policymakers increasingly agree that a lack of diversity among teachers hurts U.S. Board of Education cultural bias Diverse Educators diversity education stereotypical thinking U.S. Michèle Foster.

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Record number of female directors of children’s services, report finds

Community Care

Steve Crocker, ADCS president, said: “The DCS community is now much more diverse in terms of gender compared to other domains of diversity and reflects the good succession planning that has been put in place by many councils.”. Ongoing lack of ethnic diversity among DCSs.

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Importance of Addressing Internalized Racism in Clinical Practice (SCP Diversity Committee)

Society of Clinical Psychology

The post Importance of Addressing Internalized Racism in Clinical Practice (SCP Diversity Committee) first appeared on Society of Clinical Psychology.

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Forging the next generation of social care nursing leaders

Social Care

Sadly, this diversity is not reflected at senior management and leadership level. Quality, diversity, status. As Chief Nurse for Adult Social Care, one of my unwavering priorities is to improve the quality, diversity and status of adult social care (ASC) nursing.

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Getting vaccinated saves lives (and helps the health and care system too)

Social Care

Care and support Carers coronavirus Diversity BAME COVID-19 flu TLAP vaccination"The first time I had the virus, I was put in a medically induced coma. I was told by the doctors that if I hadn’t had the vaccine, I would have died." Think Local Act Personal 's Clenton Farquharson.

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Culturally Informed Therapy for Schizophrenia: A Review

Society of Clinical Psychology

Diversity is not an adjunct descriptor of the U.S. Thus, it is equity that holds the power to protect our nation’s people, as diversity without equity often breeds injustice. Society of Clinical Psychology) Diversity Committee.

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A Social Worker’s Guide to Decolonizing the Field of Social Work

inSocialWork

Diversity / Cultural Competence Macro Social Work and Community Issues Racism / Anti-racism/ Racial Justice Social Work Education and Supervision cultural competence decolonizing social work education Indigenous PeoplesAutumn Asher BlackDeer.

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What impact does racism have on the mental health of multiracial people?

The Social Care Elf

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Self Care Corner: Representation Burnout

Nicole Clark Consulting

Self & Community Care Burnout DEI Diversity Equity Inclusion Self Care CornerI’ve been putting off writing this blog post for nearly 2 years. Mostly because it’s complicated to talk about. Representation burnout.

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Microaggressions and social exclusion: experiences of transgender people

The Social Care Elf

LGBTQ+ mixed methods gender affirmation gender identity LGBT LGBTQI mental wellbeing microaggression Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity sexual minorities social exclusion transexual people transgender

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“Making Whiteness Strange”: Exploring Anti-Racist Social Work Education

inSocialWork

Diversity / Cultural Competence Racism / Anti-racism/ Racial Justice Working as a Social Worker / Discipline and PracticeDonna Jeffery.

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Managing demand for social care among adults with intellectual disabilities

The Social Care Elf

It is clear that adult social care in the United Kingdom (UK), as in many other countries, faces serious challenges, most simply summarised as rising demand from demographic changes and greater pressure on available resources.

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New KVC Thriving Magazine: Find Out Why KVC Is a Great Place to Work and Read New Success Stories

KVC

The newest issue of KVC Health Systems’ print magazine, Thriving , is now available online here !

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Race and the media

The Socail Issue

TweetI’ve been thinking since the Harry and Meghan interview and the subsequent debate sparked by the nonsensical claim from the Society of Editors that UK media isn’t bigoted.

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Social Work England swaps Stonewall LGBTQ+ staff inclusion scheme for alternative

Community Care

The regulator said it was joining charity the LGBT Foundation’s training academy , on the grounds that it was a better fit for delivering its equality, diversity and inclusion action plan, published in February, than Stonewall’s diversity champions scheme.

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Review: Toxic Inequality (2017)

Michigan Girl's Café

In our increasingly diverse nation, sociologist Thomas M. diversity economy research reviews

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New Short Film: Segregated by Design by Richard Rothstein

Michigan Girl's Café

NPR also created an excellent short video on the history of race and redlining in the United States: diversity research reviewsThis short film was just released on August 8, 2019!!

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Higher Education's Response to Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) from an Equity Framework

Michigan Girl's Café

diversity economy education transitionMany countries have temporarily shut down many anchor institutions during the global COVID-19 pandemic. The deleterious effects of the COVID-19 pandemic is nowhere more apparent than in the higher education sector.