The Social Work Lounge

The Social Work Lounge is a Facebook Group that promotes inclusive excellence and welcomes the diversity of social workers and social work students that represent this essential profession. This active group is designed to provide mentorship and support to social workers at all levels of practice and accomplishment. The content of this group focuses on nurturing your knowledge, intentions, and motivation as you go higher in your career.

This group is facilitated in an ethical manner according to the NASW Code of Ethics, various State licensure laws, and other guiding entities. The diversity of social work experience is welcome and honored. Whether you are a social work student, recently graduated with your bachelors degree, own a private practice, are a university professor, are an author and public speaker, provide services internationally, or are enjoying retirement, join us at The Social Work Lounge.

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"Dr. Veronica Hardy ... You have poured ... so much into not only me but into so many people in your community ...Thank you for being a light, thank you for taking out time to be one of the anchors in my life and a listening ear. Thank you for Rooting for me when I wanted to give up. Thank you for sowing and watering seeds in my life. Thank you for your wisdom and sharing your expertise and knowledge with me and so many others so freely ...  thank you for being not only a Mentor, but a trusted friend ... I am eternally grateful and my prayer for you is that the Lord will grant you the desires of your heart because you truly deserve it!" ~ Non-Profit Founder, Course Creator, Private Practice Professional

"You are & have always been an inspiration in my life! I would not have had the confidence nor the willpower to have my very first youth empowerment event… because of you, Dr. Hardy! You have given me ample skills as a social worker and a person. Grateful for you!" ~ Entrepreneur and Youth Motivator

"You are an inspiration! I would have never had the self-confidence to pursue teaching if it was not for your guidance and allowing me to learn from you as a TA! You are simply amazing at all that you do!" ~ Educator

"I owe any research that I know to you! Expansion of my research knowledge base is credited to the after class mini sessions, answering the umpteen questions and just being present. I’m able to better engage in my present work because you invested in me." ~ Non-Profit Director and Public Speaker