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Social Work
Behavior Analysis

Strategies for Long-Distance Caregivers

Between five million and seven million people are long-distance caregivers for a family member. Even from afar, these caregivers remain a pivotal part of their loved one’s care team.

Why Become a Family Nurse Practitioner

A family nurse practitioner’s job is multi-faceted with responsibilities that include diagnosing illnesses, helping patients manage chronic conditions, and prescribing medications. Salaries vary by state and the type of practice where an FNP works.

Exploring Post Graduate Licensure: LCSW vs. LMSW

A Master of Social Work (MSW) is the gateway to most professional opportunities in the field, but new MSW graduates face some choices. Most MSW graduates complete coursework in a wide range of subjects, including clinical practice, social policy, human behavior, research, advocacy, and specific populations such as children or older adults.