Lara Nordenson is a second year MSW student in UNE's MSW program pursing the Certificate in Trauma-Informed Care . A little about Trauma: Trauma is a hidden epidemic affecting 90% of individuals who seek public behavioral health services (SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health solutions). It's life-shaping and impacts not only the individuals, but families, communities and service systems. … Continue reading Trauma-Informed Social Work: A Radical Health Experience
MSW Student, Emily Krueger, entered our program as an Advanced Standing student and will graduate in just one year with her MSW. She's currently enrolled in a Trauma Theory course (the course is offered as part of the Certificate in Trauma-Informed Care.) Trauma affects 90% of individuals who seek services in public behavioral health settings, … Continue reading Student Trauma Change Project and Weight Watchers Weigh-ins
As part of this year's New Student Orientation we took some time to ask incoming students what factors ultimately led them to choose UNE's MSW Program over others. Here's what they had to say: WHY UNE? Abigail Lynch Why UNE? "One of my co-workers went to UNE for her MSW and highly recommended the program. She … Continue reading Why Choose UNE?
Every year, UNE WCHP welcomes all new health professions students to their robust NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION. Not only is this a great time to get pre-enrollment tasks out of the way and become acquainted with the University, campus culture, and greater Portland community at large, but it's also a great opportunity to meet your specific … Continue reading ‘Tis the time to orient!
Trauma-informed Social Work Practice Over the next few months we'll be featuring a variety of Trauma informed social work projects and initiatives led by our MSW students. Here at UNE, our on campus MSW students can obtain a certificate in Trauma-Informed Care en route to getting their MSW. The trauma certificate coordinator, who is also … Continue reading Peace Place