Special project idea for Psychiatric hospital?
I am a final year Social Work student doing my internship at a Psychiatric hospital. I have to do a project at the hospital while there but I am finding it hard to come up with something. I only have roughly about 10 weeks to execute the project so please offer practical ideas. I was thinking about bringing in a professional to teach the patients how to make wood work but that is already done. PLEASE help me. Thanks Please bare in mind that the project must be geared toward the patients who suffer from mental illnesses.
Asked By: ***** - 9/12/2012
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
that sounds like occupational or art therapy....a social workers job is to hook the patient up with resources such as out patient care, housing, job, social supports outside of the hospital... More
Answered By: JMITW - 9/12/2012
Additional Answers (1)
It's a good idea to instigate a project using something you know about or are keen on yourself. One suggestion might be horticulture as this is believed to be of benefit to psychiatric patients. Any work involving tools requires additional supervision so you have to factor in additional staffing and find out whether... More
Answered By: Agrippina - 9/12/2012
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
New job opportunities added daily. Search & apply for DC jobs now.
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Enumerate these jobs Say, patent application writting. patent application writing. In a company, what jobs are needed to keep confidential?
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.