Disclosure in Teaching: Using Personal Mental Health Experiences to Facilitate Teaching and Learning in Clinical Social Work Practice

  • Rosalyn Denise Campbell
Keywords: teaching, disclosure, social work, higher education


Disclosure is often used as a teaching tool in a variety of learning and teaching contexts, settings, and disciplines. This paper shares one instructor's view on disclosure in teaching clinical social work practice courses. It discusses how disclosure is used in the classroom and explains why the instructor sees it as a valuable education tool.