Here are five features that tell the story of an innovative project and care model in which social workers and students provided mental and behavioral health services in a primary care setting.
Meet one of our master of social work student interns.
Meet one of our Gulf Coast-area field supervisors who works with Child Protection Services.
Meet one of our Hattiesburg-area field supervisors who works as a hospice/medical social worker.
USM School of Social Work faculty & students attend & present at the 47th Annual Alabama-Mississippi Social Work Education Conference.
Student Name Ryan Godwin, BSW, Newton, Mississippi Agency Name / City / Semester Institute for Disability Studies / Hattiesburg / Fall 2018 What are your responsibilities as an intern? As an intern at IDS, I am responsible for keeping thorough notes regarding each client visit, reviewing client files for errors or missing forms, making copies … Continue reading Field Intern Spotlight: Ryan Godwin
IDS at Southern Miss assists Mississippians with disabilities and their families.
Learn more about a voter registration/turnout project, meet the Field Education team, and more.
If you've ever considered going abroad to complete your field work for a Bachelor's of Social Work (BSW) degree, consider the experiences of recent Southern Miss graduate Cooper Robinson. Robinson spent 3 1/2 months in Ghana last fall to meet her field work requirements for the School of Social Work. Her initial moments of panic … Continue reading Going Ghana: Student Field Work Abroad