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Have you visited MyNASW yet? Choose My Communities to connect and network with those in your Section’s practice area online community. 

Professional Development

Upcoming SPS Webinars: Register Now

Thursday, January 31, 2019  | 1:00 - 2:00 pm (ET)

Disability, Intimacy, and Sexual Health: A Social Work Response


  • Kristen Faye Linton, MSW, Ph.D.
  • Heidi Adams Rueda, MSW, Ph.D.
  • Lela Rankin Williams, M.S., Ph.D.

CE Category: 1 Social Work Contact Hour

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 | 1:00 - 2:30 pm (ET)

Food and Eating Unwrapped: Knowledge to Help When a Client Struggles

  • Presenter: Iréné Celcer MA, LCSW

CE Category: 1.5 Social Work Contact Hours

The On-Demand (Self-study) version will be online within ten days.  Please wait to register for the on-demand version if  you will be participating in it rather than register for the live version.

Cost: SPS Members:  Free / Non-SPS Members:  $30 / Non-NASW Members: $40


Section Connection

Have you read the latest Section Connection newsletter?

Call for Section's Articles

Call for articles for the Section Connection Newsletters. Read the Author Guidelines for details on the submission process. 

Cross Section

Cross Section focuses on diversity. Read more.


Strengthening Communities for Elder Justice

NASW is working with the National Center on Elder Abuse and the FrameWorks Institute on an initiative to reframe communications about elder abuse, thereby promoting effective social policy solutions that prevent and address the problem. Read this NASW member–only Practice Perspective to learn how to apply the Reframing Elder Abuse strategy in your own work and to obtain current information, tips, and resources about elder justice.

NASW Social Work Talks Podcast

Support for Caregivers


Court Decision on the Affordable Care Act: Texas v. Azar

A judgement was issued in a case regarding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and determined the ACA to be invalid. This ruling threatens health insurance access and consumer protections for millions of people. It is expected that the decision will be challenged, and the ACA remains in effect as the case moves through the courts.  

Social and Economic Justice and Peace

NASW Joins Opportunity Starts at Home Steering Committee

Through Opportunity Starts at Home, a broad array of leading national organizations is raising awareness about the housing affordability crisis and pushing solutions. 

Chapter Events During Social Work Month!