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In adult social care, no two days are the same. But don't take our word for it - take a look at what people who work in social care have to say, and find out if it could be right for you by taking our quiz. From care worker to activities worker, there are many ways to make a difference.
All that was holding them back from escaping the camp, was a small piece of rope tied to one of their legs. Curious and wanting to know the answer, he asked a trainer nearby why the elephants were just standing there and never tried to escape. As they grow up, they are conditioned to believe they cannot break away.
As one of remarkably few authors of color to earn the honorAcevedo is also helping to shift the broader literary landscape. As she notices her changing body drawing unwanted attention from boys and men, Xiomara starts to feel isolated from the community around her—and clashes often with her devout Catholic mother. Simmering with adolescent angst, the year-old Harlemite begins to find solace in poems.
Narrative therapy seeks to be a respectful, non-blaming approach to counselling and community work, which centres people as the experts in their own lives. It views problems as separate from people and assumes people have many skills, competencies, beliefs, values, commitments and abilities that will assist them to reduce the influence of problems in their lives. An easy-to-read introduction.
Erotic literature comprises fictional and factual stories and accounts of human sexual relationships which have the power to or are intended to arouse the reader sexually. A common feature of the genre is sexual fantasies on such themes as prostitutionorgieshomosexualitysadomasochismand many other taboo subjects and fetisheswhich may or may not be expressed in explicit language. Despite cultural taboos on such material, circulation of erotic literature was not seen as a major problem before the invention of printing, as the costs of producing individual manuscripts limited distribution to a very small group of readers.
As graduates with modern degrees appear across industries, some working professionals can feel stuck as the pace of the new world threatens to leave them behind. In addition, with specialist roles opening up as a result of the digital age, the need to upskill is a pressing concern for many either to remain relevant in their roles or progress their careers. As a result, the make-up of students is changing.
Everyone knew Jess liked to stay in the office long after everyone else had gone home. Her work ethic was office legend. What could be more exciting than that?
What is similar about every adult who goes back to school is that they each took the first step to pick up the phone or send an email so they could start the process of getting their degree. Below you will find a few truly inspirational stories of some of the adult students we have had the privilege to meet and work with. We hope that their stories inspire you to take the next step.