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 Department of Social Work MSW Field Program

Field Placement Site Information

Agency Name: Pathways To Achievement
Address: 1731 West Superior St. Duluth, MN 55806
Contact Person: Kris Walden,MSW, LICSW
Phone: 218-733-1331
Agency Description:

Pathways to Achievement provides comprehensive individualized counseling services to brain injured adults. The counseling services include individual therapy, functional assessments and group therapy. Student will assist in completing diagnostic assessments, individual treatment plans and progress notes. This is a for profit agency.

Description of Field Activities

The student would be involved in developing micro practice skills through individual therapy with the residents. They will provide counseling with residents with traumatic brain injuries, along with other mental health issues. The student will also be able to participate in a variety of mezzo practice by attending leadership conferences, which are offered each quarter with the supervisors of TBI Residential & Community Services. They could also be involved in planning of the clinical services that Pathway’s offers to the residents. They would also be involved in house staff meetings, which include discussions, effective feedback, organizational development and team development. They will experience our Day program which offers programming to our residents Monday through Friday from 10 am to 3 pm. They will have the opportunity to watch and participate in groups that are overseen by our Occupational Therapist.

Approval for Field I, II, Either?? This agency is approved for either a Field I or Field II placement.

If you would like additional information regarding this field placement agency, contact the Field Coordinator.

 

 

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