LifePage Career Talk on Social Work
By Dana M Crider
[Founder in KEEN]
What is Social Work?
Dana M Crider: “Social work is a practice-based profession and an academic discipline that promotes social change and development, social cohesion, and the empowerment and liberation of people. Principles of social justice, human rights, collective responsibility and respect for diversities are central to social work.”
How I got into Social Work?
Dana M Crider: “I did my Schooling from Semi Urban Education, South Central Pennsylvania in 1969 and Graduation from Messiah College, Pennsylvania in 1996. Following which I came to India and became a Mathematics Teacher at Woodstock School in Mussorrie. I simultaneously started an NGO in year 2005 which is now known as KEEN (Keeping the Environment Ecologically Natural).”
Dana M Crider’s LifePage:
(Social Work, Chairman, Dana M Crider, KEEN, NGO, Social Organisation, Social Worker)