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crazydaffodil

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They have enough stupid ideas of their own without being fed more.

Just sayin....

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ClaraOswin

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Yeah, those evil social workers who are just doing their jobs (for little pay) and trying to help people. Such awful people. :pb_rollseyes:

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littlemommy

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I was in social work. It was thankless in almost every respect. Thanks for reminding me of that feeling.

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laPapessaGiovanna

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I want to think @crazydaffodil was being sarcastic. 

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nausicaa

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Where does the dislike of social workers come from?

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catlady

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Yes, our social workers are amazingly knowledgeable, patient, resourceful, and endlessly nice to us.  I literally fed one of them last fall when I sent him home with a box of eggs and tomatoes from the back yard.  It made me happy to do so.

clarification: we are their client.

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Palimpsest

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I was in Social Work too.  Social Workers bear the brunt of criticism when services they try to coordinate fall through or are just unavailable.  Still, even I am forced to admit that some Social Workers are better than others, no-one is perfect, and we all screw up sometimes.

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ILoveJellybeans

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I would be very interested if any of you were willing to do an Ask Me Anything thread. I have been reading Libby Anne's reviews of Anonymous Tip on Love Joy Feminism and I have a lot of questions to ask.

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