And Those Considering a Career in Social Work
You’ve chosen a profession dedicated to improving lives. NASW offers resources to help you throughout your entire career.
Social work is an excellent career choice for those who care about human dignity and social justice. The field is just as diverse as the individuals, families, and communities we serve. Learn about the many career options in the field, how to get started on a social work career path, internships, licensing, and more.
NASW resources can help you progress from student to employed social work professional.
The NASW Code of Ethics is a set of standards for the professional conduct of social workers. All NASW members must affirm their commitment to abide by the Code of Ethics. It is essential for schools of social work and for in-service training for agencies. Available in English and Spanish.
NASW members enjoy networking and professional development opportunities.
Learn about NASW membership benefits
Build your network and share knowledge on MyNASW, the online community for NASW members.