This book is an essential career guide for those pursuing a career in social work. The guide is both a catalog of social work job descriptions and a guide to career planning. Careers in Social Work also highlights unconventional and cutting-edge career options such as forensic social work, social entrepreneurship, working in political systems, community planning, and meditation. Written in a user-friendly style, the book allows readers to create social work careers tailored to their unique talents, interests, and passions.
• A catalog of over 50 social work careers, including careers in emerging fields • Helpful career development tools such as checklists and questionnaires • Useful guidance on educational requirements, licensure, and continuing education