The Leadership Institute is a unique offering of the Society for Social Work Leadership in Healthcare that brings social workers together to explore and enhance our power to lead change in healthcare settings. The program targets experienced leaders, developing leaders, formal leaders and informal leaders.
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The goals of the LI are to:
- Appreciate, demonstrate and communicate the unique role of social work leaders and leadership in healthcare.
- Identify assumptions about leadership; understand personal leadership styles and competencies.
- Identify core leadership competencies and articulate ways to leverage them to achieve specific goals within their institutions.
- Define and explore the relationship between core social work knowledge, skills and values and the practice of effective leadership behavior by social work professionals.
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