Social Work Interest Group

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This community is for anyone interested in learning more about social work in public libraries. The PLA Social Worker Task Force will use this space to discuss issues facing public libraries, provide a space to connect with others, generate and share best practices and resources.
  • 1.  Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted Mar 02, 2020 07:04 PM
    Would any members whose primary role is in Library Social Work be interested in learning more about a proposed study to increase mental health services for Library Staff? If so, please reply.

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    Kit Lowrance, MSW, MSLS
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  • 2.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted Apr 24, 2020 01:21 PM
    Kit,

    Yes, I am interested in learning more.

    Thank you,
    Robin

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    Robin Keegan
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  • 3.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted Apr 24, 2020 01:47 PM
    Yes, I'm interested. 

    Sarah Johnson, MLIS, LMSW
    Assistant Professor, Social Sciences Librarian
    Assistant Head of Reference
    Hunter College Libraries






  • 4.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted Apr 26, 2020 12:47 PM
    I, too, am interested.

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    Linda Wisneski
    Library Assistant
    PO Box 1687, 335 E. Elkhorn Avenue





  • 5.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted Apr 26, 2020 06:43 PM
    Yes I am also interested

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    David Swanson
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  • 6.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted May 01, 2020 02:22 PM

    Yes, please.

    Libby Richter, MSW, CAPSW

    Community Resource Specialist

    L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library



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    Libby Richter
    Community Resources Specialist
    L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
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  • 7.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted May 04, 2020 08:41 AM
    Yes, I would be interested!

    Tracey Orick, BSW CADC
    Elmhurst Public LIbrary

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    Tracey Orick
    Social Services Specialist
    Elmhurst Public Library
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  • 8.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted May 04, 2020 11:10 AM
    I would be interested in this project for sure!

    Rebecca Beadle, Community Resource Specialist

    501.918.3005 


    CENTRAL ARKANSAS LIBRARY SYSTEM

    MAIN LIBRARY  100 Rock Street, Little Rock, AR 72201

    OFFICE  501.918.3005 |  WEB  www.cals.org

     







  • 9.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted May 05, 2020 08:45 AM
    Yes, I'm interested. Thanks!

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    Suanne Wymer
    Youth Services Manager
    Tulsa City-County Library
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  • 10.  RE: Mental Health Services for Library Staff

    Posted Aug 13, 2021 01:26 PM
    My response is a little late but I'd still be interested!!

    Molly Miskiewicz

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    Molly Miskiewicz
    Library Social Worker
    Baldwin Public Library
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