Tag Archives: Social Work

Collaborative Features in Google Drive

In 1996 Larry Page and Sergey Brin, both students at Stanford University, began collaborating on a search engine called BackRub.  More than a year later in Septeber 1997, Google.com is registered as a domain name. The name “Google” is a … Continue reading

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Staff Turnover among Behavioral Health Professionals

Webster’s dictionary defines employee turnover as “the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers.” The Bureau of Labor Statistics conducts a monthly survey designed to … Continue reading

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Social Media and Professional Ethics

Access to the Internet is everywhere. Communication and privileged information is now at our fingertips. Do we as professionals have a responsibility to help our industry by establishing a Code of Ethics? For example, within the behavioral healthcare industry, social … Continue reading

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50th anniversary of the Community Mental Health Centers Act

Did you know that 2013 marks the 50th anniversary of the Community Mental Health Centers (CMHC) Act? In 1955, President Eisenhower appointed the Joint Commission on Mental Illness and Health. The final report of the Joint Commission, released in 1961, … Continue reading

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