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Social Work Homecoming 2016

August 22, 2016

CEU Workshop: Maternal Mental Health and Associated Disparities (3 CEU’s) 1:00-4:00pm School of Social Work 1010 W. Nevada St., Room 2015 Urbana, IL 61801 Maternal mental health problems are common and affect 12-20% of women during pregnancy and the postpartum period, yet many women will not receive proper care. When identified, maternal disorders such as ... Read more


2016 Social Work T-Shirts

August 16, 2016

Social Work t-shirts are here! Just in time for Homecoming 2016. Shirts are available in sizes XS-3x for just $15. You may pick up your shirt at the SSW building or have it shipped, For more information and to order a t-shirt, please click here. ... Read more


Hernandez Awarded NIH KO1 for Intervention Research Project

August 2, 2016

Dr. Rosalba Hernandez, Assistant Professor in the School of Social Work, has been awarded an NIH Mentored Career Development Award to Promote Faculty Diversity in Biomedical Research (KO1) from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. Her project, Positive Psychology Intervention for Spanish-speaking Hispanic/Latino Adults at High Risk for Cardiovascular Disease, employs a positive psychology ... Read more

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Project Explores Mindfulness Therapy in Preventing Drug Relapse Among Young Adults

August 1, 2016

A research project at the University of Illinois is examining the use of mindfulness therapy in preventing drug abuse relapse among marginalized young adults. Jordan Davis, a School of Social Work doctoral student has been awarded a $100,000 grant by the National Institute on Drug Abuse to study the effectiveness of Mindfulness Based Relapse Prevention ... Read more

Visit Us

July 29, 2016

Schedule an Individualized Visit Thank you for your interest in the University of Illinois, School of Social Work. We invite you to visit our School to learn more about our BSW, MSW, or PhD programs. The School of Social Work provides a comfortable and inviting space for our students to learn. We are a small ... Read more