Eye on Ethics: Wrestling with Faith in Social Work Education
Department (Manual Entry)
School of Social Work
Social workers who are people of faith do much to support those in need, and for this we should be deeply grateful. But if their actions and pronouncements violate the profession’s core values, they are not practicing social work as the profession has chosen to define it—and that is unethical.
Reamer, Frederic G., "Eye on Ethics: Wrestling with Faith in Social Work Education," Social Work Today, May, 2013, available at http://www.socialworktoday.com/news/eoe_052013.shtml