➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway
US: To Counter Child Abuse, Administrators and Case Workers Need Support to Implement Evidence-Based Improvements
Social Work Helper – August 27, 2017
Caseworkers often report that negotiating the multiple demands of their jobs puts them under constant stress. The sheer volume of Child Protective Services reports and investigations, the number of youth in foster care that need to be looked after, and the piles of paperwork that must be filled out to track decision-making – all of these burdens are overwhelming under the best of circumstances.