ideas, innovations and apps for social work in the age of smartphones and social media
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There will never be an app that does social work as we know it, but there are apps that may help social workers and other clinicians work more efficiently and effectively.
The use of mobile technology in healthcare has secured a foothold. But while opportunities exist for social workers to adopt these technologies in their practices, acceptance has been slow. The reluctance is not surprising as the foundation of social work is built on human interaction. But the research and experience thus far indicates that mobile application technology has the capability to support the social worker-client relationship.
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