About 1.8 million children, or 3.4 percent of the school-aged population, were homeschooled in America in 2012, the most recent year for which data are available. Clearly most of their parents are not abusive and want to provide the best education for their children, often at great personal sacrifice. Nevertheless, the Coalition for Responsible Home Education (CRHE) has collected nearly 400...
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The Republicans latest talking point about the Affordable Care Act is that it is collapsing and will ultimately fail, therefore the only alternative is to repeal it and rescue lower income Americans by passing a new law that will deprive many of them of healthcare and cause millions to pay more than they do now.
#AffordableHealthcareAct, #Health, #Inequality, #SocialJustice

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I knew my intense desire for relationship was coming from my inner parts. I thought it was healthy to stop that. But there was this feeling in the back of my mind that something wasn’t quite right.
#Alone, #Boundaries, #Fear, #Survivor, #TraumaRecovery

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House Speaker Paul Ryan sensationally pulled his Obamacare repeal bill from the floor Friday, a day after President Donald Trump had threatened to walk away from health care reform if he didn't get a vote.

House Republicans pull health care bill

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Did you know April 4th is Equal Pay Day? Most people don’t – which why women still earn so much less than men and families continue to struggle financially.
#EqualPay, #FinancialSocialWork, #Poverty, #SocialWork

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This is one more example of the extent to which, unlike almost any other field, much of child welfare is “in denial” – to use a favorite phrase in the field – about the role that racial bias plays in decision-making.
#Adoption, #FosterCare, #Race, #StructuralRacism

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This is the newsletter of the Coalition for Policy Education and Practice in Social Work

CPEP March Newsletter

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These bonds are important because as research and experience tell us, healthy relationships and attachment in a child’s life are key factors in their current and future success. And while much is talked about in regards to the child attaching, an area we have a tendency to overlook, is that the loving adults the child is attaching to are also attaching to the child.
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Mental health workers are professionals who provide non-stigmatizing help to those in need. What other jobs might you find rewarding?
#Career, #Education, #Employment, #Jobs, #SocialWork

Transformative Careers – Empowering Others to Live Fuller Lives • SJS

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A guide to what's covered under the Affordable Care Act and the proposed Republican healthcare plan

A side-by-side comparison of Obamacare and the GOP's replacement plan

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The need to address the impact of the child sex trade on girls of color is greater than ever. Listen to Episode 3, No Right to Resist, here:
#Advocacy, #ChildSexTrafficking, #Trafficking, #Trauma

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The Republicans latest talking point about the Affordable Care Act is that it is collapsing and will ultimately fail, therefore the only alternative is to repeal it and rescue lower income Americans by passing a new law that will deprive many of them of healthcare and cause millions to pay...

Fake News About Obamacare • CRISP

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The Westcoast Children’s Clinic offers a series of podcasts called “Child Sex Trafficking: Who is for sale and at what cost?”

Here you can access episode 2, “Five Vantage Points”:
#Abuse, #Podcast, #Trafficking, #Trauma

Podcast: Five Vantage Points • SJS

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