Jack Carney has been a practicing social worker for nearly fifty years. He received his MSW from UCLA in 1969 and his DSW from CUNY in 1991. He retired in 2010 from a large New York social welfare agency. He currently lives with his wife in Long Lake, New York, writing, hiking and caring for their two cats.
Dr. Carney’s most recent posts are to be found here, along with a mostly complete archive of all articles he has written since his retirement from professional social work practice in 2010. All his blogs have as their focus issues pertaining to social justice; are generally placed in
their historical context; and, ultimately, are subjected to in-depth analyses whose aim is to promote a full understanding of the issues being addressed.