How to Remain Strong in Providing Social Worker Services.
New professionals in the social service field usually have a lot of energy on their first job. They believe that their good intentions and unconditional love for the people who are suffering will benefit the field. As much as love can make the world and even human beings better, it is not always the case and this is where the punchline is.
Professionals providing social services should understand that the belief that one will be able to help all the clients who come his or her way every time is a fantasy. It is also true that they will meet a breed of people who are never grateful for anything in their life no matter what other people do to help the situation.
Another rude shock these professionals should be prepared for is getting entangled with personal issues of the people they deal with. These professionals are encouraged to enroll into therapy and also record their thoughts and feelings periodically so that they can note danger signs and seek help in good time. Social work is rarely a 9-5 pm job because you may have to help people in distress during …Read More »