STAFF PERSPECTIVE: Meeting Parents Where They Are – Accepting my own feelings helped me accept the parents I work with
May 30, 2016 by
Five years ago, I was “green” in the field of child welfare. I was three weeks out of college with a BA in psychology. I was motivated to do the job of case planner because I’d always wanted to work with children. I knew there would be some interaction with parents but I didn’t think it would be too much.
The first time I met parents was probably my second day on the job. I’d heard … Read More