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How Does Lack Of Self-Care Impact Social Work?

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The main concept that social workers had, was to ensure that clients’ basic needs were meant. However, most social workers were focused on clients’ needs rather than their own, which led to a lack of self-care. Self-care had various forms such as physical, spiritual, psychological and emotional. The determination to help clients could impact social workers in many ways in regards to their own health. According to Newell and Nelson-Gardell (2014) it was the determination to assist clients, which led to new social workers in the field to have a lack of self-care. The notion that Newell and Nelson-Gardell (2014) wanted to illustrate was that the determination that many social workers had, was both positive and negative. The positive aspect was
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