Social Work Advocates:
February - March 2022 Issue

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Political Advocacy: Chapters Adapt Lobbying Practices to Legislative Climates

NASW chapters and social workers are lobbying and negotiating not only to pass legislation to help level the voting field, but also to advocate on behalf of those they serve.

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One Size Does Not Fit All: Advocating for Young Clients With Developmental Disabilities

The obstacles often facing children who learn or think differently can create daunting pressure for parents seeking support.

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Flute-Playing Hobby Helps Create Mindfulness

“For me, playing the flute has been such an important part for my self-care as a social worker,” says Julie Pasquino, MSW, LICSW.
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Social Work in Alaska: An Adventure Worth Taking

"I encourage my fellow social workers to investigate this opportunity. Alaska needs you," says Amy L. Sandridge, PhD, LCSW.

More in This Issue

Mit Joyner

The Time for Social Work is Now

From the President

Laetitia Clayton

Successful Lobbying Requires Building Relationships, Finding Common Ground

Editor's Note

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Social Workers in the Public Eye

Read media articles with NASW members quoted as experts.

Angelo McClain

Leverage Your Extraordinary Problem-Solving Expertise

From the CEO

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Association News

Read news from our chapters, the board and more.

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Schools of Social Work

Several Texas universities discuss immigration issues, while a San Diego State program focuses on redressing genocide.

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NASW Events Calendar: February - March 2022

View a calendar of upcoming conferences, webinars and other events.

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