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Deona Hooper
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Attended University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Learn how using games in therapy can be helpful.
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Today, it is common to hear about the rise of domestic violence and children living in poverty who are raised with single mothers because the father is not around. Nearly every issue has another side to it that is often ignored. For example, responsible fathers who have been separated from their kids, are at higher …
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A couple of days ago, we commemorated the liquidation 71 years ago of the so-called “Gypsy family camp” at Auschwitz-Birkenau. On 2 August 1944, 2 897 persons were taken to the gas chambers and exterminated. Only a few months earlier, on 16 May 1944, the…
Knowledge of Roma history in Europe is crucial to understanding their current situation. Although many people I have encountered have views about Roma,
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Despite members of the Democratic and Republican parties both expressing the need for reforming the criminal justice system, efforts remain stalled in Congress due to the Republican majorities in the House and Senate inability to pass several key…
Despite members of the Democratic and Republican parties both expressing the need for reforming the criminal justice system, efforts remain stalled in Congress.
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It’s not unusual for introverts to run across prejudice, even in the clinical setting. They are encouraged by spouses, bosses, and some therapists to be more “outgoing,” “on,” “cheerful,” and “energetic.” They are told that if they put more effort into…
It’s not unusual for introverts to run across prejudice, even in the clinical setting. They are encouraged by spouses, bosses, and some therapists to be more “outgoing,” “on,” “cheerful,” and “energetic.” They are told that if they put more effort into what amounts to an extroverted way of being, that they will be happier, enjoy... Continue Reading »
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A friend has a theory that the meditation trend is really teaching people how to be introverted. 
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“Do you think mobile technology would help you do your job?” A whopping 96% of social workers say yes.
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Is therapy productive when we force people into it? #socialwork  
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Social Work Helper will be covering this panel live tomorrow at #NYCC2015.
Los Angeles, CA – For the first time, the psychiatrists of Broadcast Thought, H. Eric Bender, M.D., Praveen R. Kambam, M.D., and Vasilis K. Pozios, M.D., will bring their unique expertise in mental health and pop culture to New York Comic Con for a fun and informative panel! On Sunday, October 11, 2015, from 4:00 …
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While leading a Social Work Practice class, I asked the students to name the 3 levels of analysis used to organize systems. I thought I was providing a great clue by stating the word “systems” and dropping the number 3. After students sat with puzzled…
While leading a Social Work Practice class, I asked the students to name the 3 levels of analysis used to organize systems.
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Help ensure that children and mothers everywhere have a brighter future.
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Introduction
Visit www.socialworkhelper.com a progressive magazine providing news, information, and resources for social justice, social work, and social good. Founded in 2011 and created by Deona Hooper, MSW, Social Work Helper caters to two types of readers. We help those who consume services navigate the systems we implement, and we help the providers of services be more knowledgeable about the challenges and barriers consumers face as well as how to be more efficient in providing services.
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Founder and Editior-in-Chief of Social Work Helper
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  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Communications, Public Relations, Media
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  • Social Work Helper
    Founder, 2011 - present
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