Self Care Lab

The Self-Care Lab (SCL) is the first known lab specifically dedicated to empirically investigating self-care among helping professionals. SCL conducts broad ranging research and training for social workers, educators, nurses, law enforcement, and students, among others. To date, SCL has established an array of formal partnerships with researchers and academic institutions around the world. Through its work, the lab seeks to address potentially toxic employment conditions.

6

Unique Centers & Labs

116%

Increase in FY20 extramural research funding

50,000+

Individuals served annually by Centers & Labs

News


UK Social Work, National Association of Public Defense Partner to Study Self-Care Among Public Defense Professionals

UK Social Work, National Association of Public Defense Partner to Study Self-...

While working in public defense can undoubtedly be challenging, research shows that those working in that field face many of
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New UK Social Work Study Zeros in on Self-Care During COVID-19

New UK Social Work Study Zeros in on Self-Care During COVID-19

By Lindsey Piercy, LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 8, 2020) โ€” It is a profession committed to the well-being of others โ€”
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Self-Care Lab Inks New Agreement with Researchers at University of Bucharest

Self-Care Lab Inks New Agreement with Researchers at University of Bucharest

In October, the CoSW announced yet another global partnership to continue its work examining the self-care and wellness practices of
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Events


November 28, 2021, 6:00 pm
ASK-VIP Group Training with Antoine & Jeremiah Smith-Rouse

ASK-VIP Group Training with Antoine & Jeremiah Smith-Rouse

Topic: Strategies for Parenting Teens Facilitated by: Antoine & Jeremiah Smith-Rouse November 28, 2021, 6:00-7:30 PM CST To register for this group training,
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November 29, 2021, 7:30 pm
ASK-VIP Group Training with Donna Hudson

ASK-VIP Group Training with Donna Hudson

Topic: Creating Memories and Meaningful Traditions for Blended Families Facilitated by: Donna Hudson November 29, 2021, 7:30-9:00 PM EST To register for this
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December 2, 2021, 12:00 pm
Drop-In Academic Advising for All Programs

Drop-In Academic Advising for All Programs

Drop-In Academic Advising(All Programs): Students from all CoSW programs(BASW, MSW, DSW, PhD) can join us through Zoom or in-person on the 6th floor of Patterson
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