BSW Field Profiles 2021-22

BSW Ben Kanoff 2021 Agency Name: PATHS Profile: Ben Raphael Kanoff is a BSW Student in the Kutztown Department of Social Work. For his internship he is placed at PATHs in Breinigsville, PA. Field Placement Responsibilities: PATHs is an 8 bed community - based specialized group treatment home for adolescent boys who have engaged or exhibited sexually problematic behaviors. His role at the facility is that of a youth counselor. Ben guides day - to - day activities in the facility as well as taking the residents into the community for medical appointments, court dates, and family visits. Future Goals: Ben ’ s goal is to become a social worker in the Lehigh Valley and give back to the community that he grew up in. Ideally, he would become a social worker in the Allentown School District or serve adolescence who are in need of social work. By carrying the values and ethics of social workers, his goal is to make his community a more inclusive and equitable environment. Department of Social Work