Social Work Practice in Mental Heath. Contemporary Roles, Task, and Techniques


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What are the 5 characteristics of an excellent social worker ? In your opinion why are each of these characteristics integral to the helping process ? Thinking beyond the 5 C’s are there any characteristics you would add to the list ? Also, please define the concept of  “empowerment practice” in your own words.

5 C’s

  • Compassionate
  • Committed
  • Collaborative
  • Creative
  • Competent