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Productivity Hacks for Social Workers || Free Caseload Tracker

Feeling productive can be tough...especially when we are bombarded with high caseloads and incoming referrals.  I often get asked how I manage it all...today I share my answer.  Watch as I give my productivity hacks! I'll show you how I manage my caseload, communicate with teachers, help families, spread resources, and correspond with key players. Don't go at… Continue reading Productivity Hacks for Social Workers || Free Caseload Tracker

Abuse/Trauma, CLINICAL INFORMATION, DEVELOPMENT / BEHAVIOR, review

The Impact of Trauma

Trauma impacts the mind and body in numerous ways. I have worked with many children and adolescents that have presented the following symptoms.  One client in particular exhibited each of the following trauma symptoms:  Substance Abuse, chronic headaches, hyper-vigilance, mistrust, nightmares/flashbacks, little or no memories, shame, hopefulness, emotional overwhelm, insomnia, decreased concentration, irritability, self destructive… Continue reading The Impact of Trauma