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NASW Press- Call for Papers: SEL and Contemporary Challenges for Schools

September 16, 2020

Attention to social-emotional learning (SEL) has never been more essential for today’s schools. The COVID-19 pandemic and the Black Lives Matter movement call for us to respond in relevant and better ways to educate our students. The recent public appeal to defund the police and invest in social workers and social programs provides us an ... Read more

Elevating Voices: Visualizing Social Justice Through Art

September 8, 2020

Webinar Discussion: Featuring Keenan Dailey The School of Social Work at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, is committed to facilitating important conversations surrounding the complexities of racial and social justice through artistic expression. With additional funding from the John N. Chester Estate Endowment Fund to support the acquisition of significant artwork for campus beautification, the ... Read more

SSW Webinar – 1.5 CEU’s

September 3, 2020

The Benefits of Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy September 18, 2020 12:00-1:30pm CST Zoom Webinar 1.5 CEU’s for LCSW/LSW/LCPC/LCP ($10 fee) Animals have become popular tools in the mental health field. Most commonly, therapists use dogs to help clients work through issues and identify areas of exploration throughout counseling sessions. However, the use of horses has gained popularity ... Read more

SEL, Equity, and the Re-Opening Town Hall: Advancing A National Conversation for School Social Work

August 21, 2020

Thursday, September 10, 2020 6:00 – 7:00pm (Central) Zoom Webinar Welcome Address: Dean Steve Anderson, School of Social Work, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Facilitator: Christy McCoy, President-Elect, School Social Work Association of America (SSWAA) The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL): SEL, Equity, and the Re-opening Karen VanAusdal, Senior Director of Practice ... Read more

IM+CANS Materials

August 19, 2020

IM+CANS Lifespan Reference Manual IM+CANS Lifespan Training Rating Sheet Training Rating Sheet 2 Schoox How To ... Read more