Whole Person Librarianship: Relationships are the New Reference Collection
Whole Person Librarianship applies social work concepts to library practice to improve patron services across library types. As library-social work collaborations expand in number and type across the country, all library staff members can learn to provide more holistic service by applying tools and technique that are grounded in decades of social work practice and experience. The techniques used in a Whole Person Librarianship approach bolster library staff skills in areas of mental health, self care, and understanding and working with patrons in crisis, and more.
Register today here: http://www.ala.org/rusa/whole-person-librarianship-relationships-are-new-reference-collection