Archive for the ‘NASW’ tag

Social Work Policy Institute Releases Report on Advanced Practice Doctoral Degrees in Social Work

A think tank, Advanced Practice Doctorates: What Do They Mean for Social Work Practice, Research and Education, was convened under the auspices of the NASW Social Work Policy Institute on September 23-24, 2013 in Washington, DC. The interdisciplinary group of participants considered: How can advanced practice doctorates contribute to knowledge building and the bridging of […]

SWPI Releases Report from Veterans Policy Symposium

The FULL REPORT and ACTION BRIEF, summarizing the deliberations and recommendations  from the Enhancing the Well-Being of America’s Veterans and their Families: A Call to Action for a National Veterans Policy think tank are now available. The symposium that took place June 12 & 13, 2013 in Washington, DC. The NASW Social Work Policy Institute […]

Associations Collaborate to Promote Diversity in Science

The NASW Social Work Policy Institute joined with other professional and scientific societies in the Collaborative for Enhancing Diversity in Science to host the workshop, Enhancing Diversity in Science: Working Together to Develop Common Data, Measures, and Standards on May 24, 2012. SWPI Director Joan Levy Zlotnik facilitated the opening session which included NIH Deputy […]

May 13th, 2013 at 2:51 pm

Social Work Policy Institute’s Children’s Health Initiative Highlighted at Capitol Hill Briefing

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the University of Southern California School of Social Work (USC) hosted a Capitol Hill briefing Friday, October 19, 2012 in conjunction with the Congressional Social Work Caucus (CSWC). The briefing, Children at Risk: Optimizing Health in an Era of Reform, highlighted the recommendations from the 2011 NASW […]

November 1st, 2012 at 11:05 am