Category Archives: Outside of the classroom

Registering for the LCSW Exam in NC

Earlier this semester, one of my colleagues wrote a post outlining the licensure process. If you haven’t checked it out already, I highly recommend doing so! You can find it here. If you’ve read it already and are starting to … Continue reading

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Application stressin’

I know it’s that time of year where you may be submitting grad school applications or waiting for results of applications. Talk about STRESS by the bucket load! What do you do when you’re unsure of your next step? Here’s … Continue reading

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Do 3 things NOW to prep for grad school

Depending on when you apply for schools and what your life looks like, it could be a mad dash to get applications in and make a decision, move to a new city, or even graduate with another degree first! I … Continue reading

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Trauma Center Trauma Sensitive Yoga at Field

“The core experiences of psychological harm are disempowerment and disconnection from others. Recovery, therefore, is based upon the empowerment of the survivor and the creation of new connections” –Judith Herman Trauma and Recovery  One of the opportunities I have had … Continue reading

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Behind every successful grad student…is a trusty study spot!

My full-time job and part-time graduate program keep me busy during the week so I’ve had to learn to stay ahead of my homework. I’ve realized that my living room is not always conducive to studying (Netlflix is just too … Continue reading

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Don’t read this if you are easily scared….

Halloween just passed and there are a lot of scary things still floating around near Franklin Street. If you are faint of heart, this is where you should stop reading… R E S E A R C H! Phew, I … Continue reading

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What I Wish I’d Known

Last Friday, I was on the student panel for an information session for prospective students. One of the students asked us what we wish we had known before starting the UNC MSW program. I’ve been thinking about that and trying … Continue reading

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