Latest social worker Stories

2011-04-26 07:20:00

PERTH, Australia, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Children are being bullied -- sometimes to death -- with at least 14 suicides in 2010, according to ABC News. The Cardboard Girl (http://www.acashic.com/the-cardboard-girl/) a new book by a social worker, Marika Spaseska shows children, parents, teachers and school administrators how to protect children from being bullied in schools and playgrounds. "The truth is that schools, teachers, parents, children and others struggle to deal with bullying.

2010-05-12 09:42:00

Hicks becomes the third social worker from St. Jude to receive the honor from the Association of Pediatric Oncology Social Workers MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Social worker Judy Hicks of St.

2008-08-04 18:01:03

My mother has been in the hospital and is now in a rehabilitation facility. She will be coming home soon, and I am sure that my dad will be unable to provide all the care she needs.

2008-07-31 03:00:20

By Richards, Marty Marty Richards received the 2008 award from the American Society on Aging's (ASA) Forum on Religion, Spirituality and Aging (FORSA) during ASA's recent annual meeting in Washington, D.C.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.