Criminal justice social workers—also prison social workers, or correctional social workers as they are sometimes called—are social workers whose clients are, have been, or may soon be incarcerated.
Becoming a professional social worker requires a Masters Degree of Social Work (MSW) and attaining an advanced degree can benefit your career immeasurably. An MSW demonstrates that you are serious about sharpening your skills and that you are committed to making a difference in the lives of others. MSW programs blend academic […]
Social workers often face complex problems without clear solutions as they strive to help all people live fulfilling and productive lives. The world we live in poses resource constraints and ethical dilemmas to meeting that goal. Social workers have heavy caseloads, limited budgets and sometimes vexing social problems that make it […]