Social Work Field Education in and with Congregations and Religiously-Affiliated Organizations in a Christian Context

@inproceedings{Harris2016SocialWF,
  title={Social Work Field Education in and with Congregations and Religiously-Affiliated Organizations in a Christian Context},
  author={Helen Harris and Gaynor Yancey and Dennis R. Myers},
  year={2016}
}
Recent attention to human spirituality, research on congregationally-related practice, and growth in employment within religiously-based organizations energize the creation of educational initiatives to prepare future professionals for competent social work practice within these settings. Internship experiences with congregations and religiously-affiliated organizations (RAOs) play a pivotal role in delivering the competencies required by the social work accreditation body. Conceptual tools are… CONTINUE READING

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