Foreign credential assessment and social work in canada

As foreign-trained social workers and human services workers are less likely to apply for social work registration without a positive assessment, social work ... 43 pages
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Foreign Credential Assessment andSocial Work in CanadaCindy Jing Fang MSW, RSWProject Coordinator/Researcher, ACSWAlberta College of Social WorkersManitoba Institute of Registered Social WorkersNova Scotia Association of Social WorkersSaskatchewan Association of Social WorkersFebruary 2012Funded by FQR Innovation Fund, Alberta Human Services2 | P a g eAcknowledgementsWe would like to thank the research team, Amber Graveline, Christina Charteris, Dr. JudyWhite, Fyre Jean Graveline, Laura Cogollo, and Michele Graveline, for conducting theinterviews and transcriptions in the designated provinces. We would also like to thank theadvisory committee members, Claudette Legault, Dr. Daniel Lai, Dr. Judy White, JosephThomas Manathara, Liz Carlson, Miia Suokonautio, and Tera Dahl-Lang, for their insightfulsuggestions. We appreciated assistance from the Canadian Association of Social Workers,International Qualifications Assessment Service, and different social services associations andnon-profit a...