Millennial Shift Part II – Self View

In this second installment of our multi-part blog on the millennial shift, students from the University of Georgia (UGA) School of Social Work, volunteered to share self-views of their generation. Most agreed that older generations define them negatively. They listed...

The Millennial Shift

In an effort to explain why the Millennial Generation seems to be strikingly different from its predecessors, we are writing a multi-part blog exploring the following areas: characteristics and culture of pre-millennial generations self-views by millennials changes in...

Conquering Demon Anxiety

Whether you are preparing to take the LMSW or LCSW exam, if you are anxious about sitting for it you are in good company! Social workers preparing for the exam cope with anxiety in different ways, such as: rushing through study questions and not reading them...

Operationalize What You Learn

Clinical social work requires that you operationalize what you learn. In other words, now that you know theories and concept definitions, do you know how to put them to use in therapy? Here’s an example. You are a school social worker and you can recite defense...

The More Things Change the More They Stay the Same (Sort of) – Part I

Welcome to the premiere Ventajas Blog (VBlog) titled Have You Heard??? Here you will find updates on licensing issues and articles that can help build your knowledge and skills for passing the exam. Our first entry will be a two-parter explaining the upcoming changes...