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Most Master and PhD programs are competitive and difficult to get into. Here’s how to improve your chances of getting accepted into the graduate school… Read More »How to Improve Your Chances of Getting Into Grad School
If you’re asking “should I go to grad school?” and you’re considering a Master of Social Work (MSW) program, you’ll find my experience helpful. I… Read More »Why You Should Get a Master of Social Work (MSW)
Need help finding psychology jobs in the city of Vancouver and area? Here’s a list of 17 organizations that are hiring; their websites list a variety… Read More »How to Find a Psychology Job in Vancouver, BC, Canada
The most interesting and controversial social work assignment I’ve completed so far in my MSW coursework at UBC is the Cultural Artifact presentation. It was… Read More »Aboriginal Social Work Assignment – My Diary as a Cultural Artifact
Social work instructors assign cultural self-identity papers because self-reflection and self-knowledge is key to a good practice. Here, I share my self-identity paper for Social… Read More »How to Write a Self-Identity Paper for Social Work Class