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Press Release: Effective Frontline Supervision Essential to Child Protection Services

National Association of Social Workers Releases Report on Workplace, Skills and Support Challenges WASHINGTON, D.C.  //March 31, 2011// Every day a child in the U.S. dies from child abuse and neglect.  In many instances, these horrific deaths could be prevented. Every day, public child welfare employees, many of whom are professional social workers, witness some […]

April 1st, 2011 at 9:40 am

Social Work Policy Symposium on Child Welfare Supervision to Address Gaps, Opportunities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 18, 2010 Gail Woods Waller 202.336.8236 gwaller@naswdc.org Social Work Policy Symposium on Child Welfare Supervision to Address Gaps, Opportunities Third in series of think tank discussions seeks to improve outcomes for vulnerable children   WASHINGTON, DC—As child welfare tragedies continue to grab headlines around the country, finding new ways to educate […]

November 18th, 2010 at 10:29 am

Children and Schools Journal Explores Policy and Practice Disconnect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 10, 2010 Contact: Kyle Northam 202.336.8212 knortham@naswdc.org Children and Schools Journal Explores Policy and Practice Disconnect Greater Collaboration Between Researchers and Practitioners Could Improve Outcomes WASHINGTON, DC—The NASW Press has released a special issue of its scholarly journal Children and Schools, which explores how well school social work practice aligns with […]

November 10th, 2010 at 4:50 pm

Social Work Policy Institute Holds Think Tank Symposium on Hospice Social Work

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 25, 2010 knortham@naswdc.org Contact: Kyle Northam 202.336.8212 Social Work Policy Institute Holds Think Tank Symposium on Hospice Social Work Symposium Created Action Plan for Future Policy and Research WASHINGTON—The Social Work Policy Institute (SWPI) hosted a think tank symposium, Hospice Social Work: Linking Policy, Practice, and Research, to identify current issues […]

March 25th, 2010 at 2:43 pm

Social Work Research Think Tank Examines Intervention Effectiveness

New Social Work Policy Institute Launches with Nov. 16 Symposium WASHINGTON DC—Prominent social work researchers met at the National Association of Social Workers today to examine how the social work profession might best contribute to expanding comparative effectiveness research (CER) for health and psychosocial services. The goal is to develop a profession-wide action agenda that […]

November 16th, 2009 at 4:01 pm

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