LaTasha Whitley: Will the revolving door stop spinning?

Seeking professional assistance is not always an easy feat.  At times, it’s a last resort when you have exhausted all other options and are in need of immediate aid.  But, there are times when preventive service agencies may lack the resources that are necessary to provide ongoing relief to clients.  I have witnessed clients with […]

Read More…

The Power is Ours

By LaTasha Whitley During a recent conversation, we discussed the use of the term “empowerment” when working with clients and our concerns that this word could constitute a power differential between the client and Social Worker, potentially hindering their partnership.  We instead liked the use of the term “engagement,” because this highlighted the importance of […]

Read More…