In The Gambia, the social worker is the resource

Coleman, Joan
March 2009
Community Care;3/19/2009, Issue 1762, p34
The article offers the author's opinions on the opportunities for social workers in the Gambia. She mentions that as the Gambia lacks the resources, a social worker has to rely on the skills as a social worker, and this would mean patiently spending time in hospitals and schools. She thinks that in the Gambia, there is a strong feeling that the children are different from those in the West, and such social issues should be discussed well during the training programme.


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