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News Releases

  • NASW demands Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) cease sharing immigrant youth psychotherapy notes
    Feb 19, 2020

    NASW CEO says sharing therapy session notes of minors is unethical, unacceptable

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  • National Association of Social Workers Opposes President Trump’s Fiscal 2021 Budget
    Feb 11, 2020

    Association will work to ensure Congress enacts budget that strengthens social safety net

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  • NASW opposes President Trump’s new travel ban
    Feb 06, 2020

    Policy is latest example of Administration’s xenophobic immigration philosophy

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  • NASW opposes new Medicaid Block Grant Initiative
    Feb 05, 2020

    Program could jeopardize health care for millions of Americans who are low income

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