Social Work Practice in Mental Health

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Social Work Practice in Mental Health
Introduction
In the last two decades, Canada has experienced a growth of diversity in culture, language, and religion due to the largest influx of immigrants in the world on a yearly basis (Jacobs, 2009). However, dealing with diversity remains subject to an evolving social context. Social behaviour is based on knowledge, beliefs, and values because people rely on information-based instruments for both amalgamating data and creating presenting solutions. In social work, there are connections made evident between social contexts and mental health issues. There are, in most cases, deep underlying conflicts in a patient’s social world that belie medical issues. Although it is not always possible to...
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