Social Work In Waldorf, MD
Social Work In Waldorf, MD
Social work helps people get through challenging times in their lives and overcome problems like depression and anxiety. One Alkaline Life, LLC’s team of mental health professionals includes highly skilled social workers with a wealth of experience in supporting people at challenging times. To see how they could help you and your family, call the One Alkaline Life, LLC office in Waldorf, Maryland, or schedule a telehealth appointment using the online booking form.
Social work Q&A
Social work involves helping people improve their welfare and that of the community. Social workers comprehensively understand development, behavior, society, and cultures.
Social work can benefit you as an individual, as well as families, groups, organizations, and communities. Social workers may be part of a team or work with people individually, depending on their role and the person’s needs.
Social workers can provide invaluable services in many settings, including:
Child protection agencies
Social workers manage instances of child abuse and neglect, taking steps to protect the victims. They often play a role in adoption and fostering services.
Family service agencies
Social workers in family services deal with domestic abuse and other problems in the home, providing support and guidance.
Mental health facilities and hospitals
Social workers can be vital in health care, acting as a liaison between the medical team and families under their care. They also assist with patient rehabilitation, advising on the community-based resources available.
Social workers in correctional facilities help with adult and young people’s social rehabilitation.
Social workers support students so they can manage challenges at school and improve their learning experience. They help children with behavioral and truancy problems, poor academic performance, and family issues.
Community service centers
Social workers in community health care settings offer services such as:
- Individual counseling
- Family counseling
- Marriage counseling
- Community development
- Care for the elderly
Social workers often play key roles in providing mental health services in the United States. Clinical social workers educate people on mental health to reduce sources of distress, helping adults and children cope with their problems.
You could benefit from talking to a social worker in any of the situations mentioned above. The One Alkaline Life, LLC team of mental health professionals offers telehealth consultations with social workers to help adolescents and adults with problems such as:
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Behavioral conditions
- Geriatric concerns
- Substance use disorder
- Domestic or sexual abuse
- Grief and loss
- Adjusting to a new environment
Social workers can deliver counseling in individual, family, and group settings.
With One Alkaline Life, LLC’s secure video link technology, patients from anywhere in the United States can benefit from convenient access to a social worker. Call the office or book an appointment online today.