ideas, innovations and apps for social work in the age of smartphones and social media 

Parents, Teens, and Online Privacy | Pew Internet & American Life Project

Most parents of teenagers are concerned about what their teenage children do online and how their behavior could be monitored by others. Some parents are taking steps to observe, discuss, … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

How Mobile Phone Networks Affect Community Health in Ghana

In Sub-Saharan African countries the typical health teams work quite extensive, as the health team includes community health workers, facility-based nurses, program-specific facilitators and a health team coordinator. To enhance … Continue reading

August 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

What Technophobic Social Workers Can Teach Computer Geeks by Deborah Elizabeth Finn (consultant to Community TechKnowledge) | Community Techknowledge

Deborah Elizabeth Finn Strategist and Consultant Technology for the Nonprofit and Philanthropic Sector Boston, MA, USA When it comes to information and communication technology strategy, the social workers (and other … Continue reading

July 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Dark Side of Mobile

By Martin White The business benefits of mobile are easy to make, especially when it comes to employee productivity and the facility of being able to contact members of staff … Continue reading

June 22, 2012 · Leave a comment
Lutz Siemer

Lutz Siemer

Education, Research & Development in Social Work & IT After working as an alternative practitioner and psychotherapist in private practice for nearly ten years I stepped over to higher education in 2005. At Saxion University of Applied Sciences I lecture and do research and development in the area of Social Work, Psychology and IT. Currently I'm focussing on merging mobile technology and social work.

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