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What is empirical evidence and how we could use it in social work practice?

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June Yeung
3 February 2021
What is empirical evidence and how we could use it in social work practice?

What is empirical evidence and how we could use it in social work practice?

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Valerie Chan
3 February 2021

I’m glad to help.

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June Yeung
3 February 2021

Thanks for taking the time to reply.

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Valerie Chan
3 February 2021

Empirical evidence is gathered through experimentation and observation in formal research studies. Evidence-based practice is a decision-making process that uses scientifically rigorous methods to design, select, implement, and evaluate practice interventions.

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