Why professional social workers leave the field of social work for other types of employment has implications for social work practice and education. The study suggests that economic advantage is but one of the factors involved in choosing other employment.
Herrick, James; Takagi, Calvin Y.; Coleman, Robert; and Morgan, Linda Jewell
"Social Workers Who Left the Profession: An Exploratory Study,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 10
, Article 7.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol10/iss1/7