Social workers can help people through life’s toughest times, often by providing them with mental health support that they otherwise would not have access to. These experiences can be extremely rewarding, but may also leave you feeling both physically and emotionally exhausted at the end of the day. You must take time to preserve your own mental health if you want to continue to help others and avoid burnout.
Over the last couple of months we have discussed social work careers in school systems and family and community agencies. This month, let’s discuss social work careers in mental health and counseling. As society pushes for better mental health care, helping professions have been forced to expand and adapt to the growing demand for mental […]