Wednesday, December 1, 2021
The mission of social work is to enhance social functioning.
The mission of Social Work is to enhance social functioning at the micro, mezzo, and macro systems levels.
Social Workers are trained in the bio-psycho-social-spiritual model. Their expertise is found in the understanding of how social context influences behavior at the individual, couple, family, community, and societal level.
I have been a psychiatric social worker for over 53 years providing services at the individual, family, community, organizational, and societal level. Social Workers provide over 80% of the mental health services in the United States.