Infographics are a great way to display complex data in a visual context. The overall goal is to assist viewers in understanding and retaining the information in a short amount of time. Here you will find a collection of infographics concerning various Social Work topics.
Post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD is a common condition that can affect virtually anyone irrespective of age or gender. PTSD can occur after a single traumatic event but is often the result of cumulative trauma – including emotional abuse, poverty, and other toxic stressors. An individual may be bombarded with repeated traumatic experiences, many that [...]
Food deserts are areas found in urban places where people lack access to nutritious and affordable food usually available through grocery stores, healthy food producers, and farmers’ markets. This may be because of the location of grocery stores (generally at an inconvenient distance from the communities) and the limited variety of food options. To understand [...]
Social exclusion can impact entire families and entire communities, and is therefore an important point of discussion for social work degree seekers. Social inclusion is extremely advantageous to society by contributing to the alleviation of poverty and negating effects of exclusion like decreased productivity and human capital development. Achieving social inclusion requires a multi-level effort. [...]
Human sex trafficking is an epidemic that plagues many different countries. The internet has proven to be instrumental to offenders and customers who are looking to enhance the trade, as well as authorities who seek to expose and abolish it. Please review this infographic to learn more about the realities of online sex trafficking.
Poverty impacts millions of people in America every year. From 2007 – 2013, the number of children living in poverty increased by 23%. To mitigate the harmful effects poverty can have on these children and their families, we’ll need dedicated social workers on the case. For more details, see the latest infographic by UNE’s online [...]
This year has been filled with reports of incidents involving important figures in sports, government, and more. This media attention has placed a much-needed spotlight on this incredibly important cause – one that as a social worker you must be trained to handle. See the startling statistics on domestic violence in our latest infographic: Los múltiples casos [...]
As you work toward your online social work degree, it’s important to understand the state of the foster care system in the United states. In the infographic below, learn the problems and potential solutions associated with foster care adoption: Add This Infographic to Your Site University of New England Online
The abuse of, and addiction to, opioids is a serious problem that affects the social, health, and economic welfare of the society. Opioids are a group of drugs that include heroin as well as legal pain medication such as Hydrocodone, Oxycodone, Morphine, Codeine, and other prescription pain relievers. It is estimated that opiate abuse/addiction costs [...]
Though most Social Workers enter the field to affect change in society, it is understandable that they also want to progress within their careers. Have you ever been curious about the average salaries or various positions available across the country? Read this infographic for more information on the best places to practice Social Work.