Association News: June / July 2023

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

Feature Stories

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In Brief

  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness Coalition Receives Advocacy Award
  • Amicus Brief Challenges Death Penalty Case of Texas Mother
  • Social Work Pioneer Named One of USA Today’s Women of the Year

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NASW Foundation

NASW Member Establishes Endowment to Help Social Work Students Who Want to Work in Rural Settings
Lawanna Baron, who benefitted from scholarships to finish her education, says she wants to give back like others gave to her.


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Clinical Practice

  • Health Professionals Urge Lawmakers to Include Their Voice in Climate Policy
  • SPS Webinar: Ethics-Based Protocols Help Protect Clients

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Specialty Practice Sections

  • Social Workers Are Ethically Bound to Address Inequities Around Suicide Risk
  • Social Workers Are Ethically Bound to Address Inequities Around Suicide Risk

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Social Work in Action

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  • NASW Leadership Summit Will Explore, Help Develop Leadership Skills
  • NASW Urges Action to Deter Attacks on Democracy
  • NASW Members Help Secure Grant for National Elder Justice Coalition Center

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Social Work Advocates Flipbook

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Events Calendar: June / July 2023

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

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Social Workers in the Public Eye

Four NASW members are quoted in media stories about workforce growth, support for trans youth, and America's gun violence epidemic.

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