TITLE

In The Gambia, the social worker is the resource

AUTHOR(S)
Coleman, Joan
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;3/19/2009, Issue 1762, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
37609877

 

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