2018 Article Archive
January/February 2018 Issue
Understanding Depression and Aging — Guidance for Social Workers
Many assume that depression is a normal part of aging, but it isn't. This assumption can result in depression in aging individuals being underdiagnosed and undertreated.
10 Dedicated & Deserving Social Workers
Social Work Today presents its annual feature highlighting the achievements of 10 special individuals nominated by their colleagues for outstanding work in the profession.
Reevaluating the 12-Step Model Legacy
The 12-Step peer support model has helped millions of people, but a social worker addictions specialist takes another look and finds some limitations.
Mental Health and Cancer
A cancer diagnosis can be devastating to those with preexisting mental health conditions and those with no history. Both require social workers to be prepared to help patients navigate this challenging time in their lives.
Educating Communities About Dementia
Technology Improves Older Adults' Quality of Life
Behavioral Health Brief
Health Care Providers' Fat Shaming Triggers Anxiety, Depression