Professional Development

The Greater Good Science Center Presents the Science of Burnout: What It Is, Why It Happens, and How to Avoid It  


WHEN: April 29, 2017

WHERE: UC Berkeley

Burnout happens.

Has it happened to you? The burned-out feel exhausted, cynical and ineffective. This not only harms their health, well-being and relationships, but also reduces their productivity, retention, and other aspects of the “bottom line.”

For roughly 40 years, researchers ..Read More…

Join the Bay Area Social Workers in Health Care

The Bay Area Social Workers in Health Care is a professional organization established to provide a forum for support, education, and action for social workers in the health care delivery system.

Once again it is time to renew your membership in Bay Area Social Workers in Health Care.  Previous membership expires on December ..Read More…

Request for Student Research: 2017 Research Award for MSW Students

The 2017 Research Awards for MSW Students encourages and supports student research that will contribute to the evidence base for policy and practice for public human services. This enables recipients to showcase their project/thesis and recognizes them for their work. Award recipients may be invited to present their research project/thesis findings to the ..Read More…

Register for Supporting Client Culture Webinar


“Supporting Client Culture” interactive webinars enlighten participants to the concept and reality of a unique ‘client culture’. Understanding the history, psyche and recovery movement of client culture is the vehicle to apply client culturally competent and responsive services.

This training addresses how additional stigma and discrimination experienced ..Read More…

Looking for Social Workers to Participate in the Next Passing Score Study

ASWB is seeking licensed social workers to help set passing score standards for licensing examinations

The Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) is looking for social work subject matter expert volunteers interested in participating in the meeting that will review performance standards and recommend the passing scores for new social work licensing examinations to ..Read More…