Association News: October / November 2023

Read updates from the association's national office and local chapters.

Feature Story

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Social Work Leaders Honor Legacy of Past NASW President Mit Joyner
Mildred “Mit” Joyner, president of NASW from July 2020 through June 2023, is remembered as once-in-a-generation leader in the social work profession.


Hawaii Chapter Steps Up to Help After Maui Wildfires
The social work community helped during the immediate aftermath of the Maui wildfires, and will continue for the long haul.

NASW Press

NASW Foundation

Foundation Names W.E.B. Du Bois One of 25 New NASW Social Work Pioneers®
NASW Social Work Pioneer inductees have demonstrated excellence in their social work careers, paved the way for others, and contributed to the betterment of the human condition.


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Clinical Practice

Specialty Practice Sections

Social Work in Action

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  • NASW Leaders Meet With Members of Congress to Advocate for Key Legislation
  • Human Rights Campaign Survey Shows Persistent Challenges for LGBTQ+ Youth

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In Brief

Learn about the outcomes of amicus briefs NASW filed in Michigan, Texas and New Jersey.

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Events Calendar: October / November 2023

View our calendar of upcoming conferences, webinars and other events at NASW and related organizations.

View the October / November 2023 Events Calendar

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Social Workers in the Public Eye

NASW members are quoted in media stories.

Read "Social Workers in the Public Eye"