National Social Work Month 2013: Social Work101 [INFOGRAPHIC]

March is National Social Work Month, sponsored by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), and this year’s theme, “Weaving Resilience & Advocacy,” reminds us that social work is the profession of hope.

In honor of this celebration, we want to re-acquaint you with our Social Work 101 infographic, which will provide anyone who is considering a career in social work a quick understanding of the profession, and the varying roles social workers play in our world. This infographic breaks down where 642,000 American social workers are employed, details about three common fields of practice and profiles four famous social workers who were pioneers in the field.


View the text-only version of this infographic.

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