Welcome to the course guide for SOWK 5203. Here you will find links to required course readings, suggestions for databases in which to search for additional articles, and suggested books and information on how to search for books in the UNT Libraries collection. If you have questions about the library or need help with research, please contact the Social Work Librarian.
Dr. Brené Brown is a researcher professor at the University of Houston, Graduate College of Social Work, where she has spent the past ten years studying a concept that she calls Wholeheartedness, posing the questions: How do we engage in our lives from a place of authenticity and worthiness? How do we cultivate the courage, compassion, and connection that we need to embrace our imperfections and to recognize that we are enough -- that we are worthy of love, belonging and joy?