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Psychology for the human services

A sound understanding of the fundamentals of human psychology is critical for all human service professionals. For social workers who work with people in family, group, and community settings the insights from psychological knowledge can be especially helpful. Psychology can also throw light on aspects of professional and organisational behaviour, highlighting social processes such as […]

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Social work by distance learning

In a county with the landmass of the UK and the population of Scotland, having access to high quality distance learning makes a great deal of sense. It was with a great deal of pleasure then that I was able to work with academic staff from the Open Polytechnic, and social work industry representatives, to design New Zealand’s […]

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