Health Policy & News

Vaccine Education: CDC Grant Will Help Train Social Workers To Inform Clients, Communities

Social Work Advocates magazine

Dec 15, 2021

A new initiative will help equip social workers with information so they can talk to clients about the benefits of the COVID-19 vaccines.


Infertility and Mental Health

NASW Social Work Talks podcast

Dec 07, 2021

Guest Steven J. Miller speaks about infertility and mental health. Steven holds a master's in psychology and is earning his MSW at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He sits on the Mental Health Professional Group at the American Society of Reproductive Medicine.


Shifting the Narrative: COVID-19 and the Trauma-Informed Workplace

Social Work Advocates magazine

Oct 17, 2021

As the nation works to heal from the trauma of the pandemic, social workers need to bring awareness of trauma and trauma-informed care to the forefront of the pandemic conversation.


Smoking Cessation

NASW Social Work Talks podcast

Oct 05, 2021

Taslim van Hattum, MSW, MPH, Senior Director of Practice Improvement at the National Council for Behavioral Health, speaks about how social workers can help clients stop smoking or vaping.


NASW partners with I COVID Quit

Jun 04, 2021

NASW is proud to be a partner of I COVID Quit. There’s never been a better time to quit smoking than during the COVID-19 pandemic. Smokers who get sick with COVID-19 can become more seriously ill and have worse outcomes.

Social workers can connect people to resources to stop smoking like quitlines and cessation support programs.


April 16th is National Healthcare Decisions Day

Apr 16, 2021

April 16th is National Healthcare Decisions Day, which NASW supports. NHDD inspires, educates empowers the public and providers about the importance of advance care planning. Social workers have an important role in advance care planning.


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