Career Spotlight: Social Work
Social work is a career that attracts college grads and middle age returnees to the workforce alike. If you’re thinking of becoming a social worker, you are likely interested in helping make a difference in the lives of others. To help you decide if this is the path for you, you will need some information on career opportunities and educational requirements. In this interview, Roberta Shiffman, LMSW, director of field education at the Touro College Graduate School of Social Work, answers some of the most commonly-asked questions about the field.