A different perspective… A new blog from a student pursuing a Master’s in Social Work, who works retail and interns at a correctional facility in the Family Violence Program. Another side of domestic violence we do not hear as much about… incarcerated victims of violence. Please stop by, take a read, and introduce yourself!
I’m the type of person that gets really into something and then abandons it. An “I’m-thankful-for” jar, a diary, exercise, blogs, diets, even Candy Crush and we all know how addicting that is. However, I hope I keep up with this one. I figured blogging would be a good way to debrief and unwind. I not only am a student studying to get a Master’s in Social Work, working a part-time job in retail, trying, yet failing miserably, in maintaining a social life, but I am also interning 21 hours a week at Bedford Hills Correctional Facility with the Family Violence Program. This is all very rewarding but certainly is taking a toll on my stress levels. So, I find myself here, typing away, hoping it will relieve me of some tension.
Now, if you were the one of many to think to yourself “Bedford?! The maximum security prison?? You…
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