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What could social workers do in China for mental health?

By Ke Mental health issue is more than a medical problem. Newton (1988) sets three factors that contributes to mental disorder. These are predisposing or vulnerability factor (i.e. genetic components and previous mental health history of individual and family), social … Continue reading

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Serving those ignored by the State: Social work with internally displaced persons

By Noella Edwards My path to a social work degree has in part been influenced by experiences of being, for several years of my life, an internally displaced person (IDP) in my country, India. An identity based political movement in my … Continue reading

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