Are Social Workers Ready to Serve Newcomers?. Miu Chung Yan, Ph.D. Associate Professor School of Social Work University of British Columbia Email: [email protected] Conceptualizing the Challenges of Newcomers. Structural Challenges. Category. Physical Challenges. Newcomer.
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It seems that social workers are prepared to handle economic security and emotional/mental health issues.
The respondents perceived that they are not well prepared for policies related issues, cultural adaptation and language.