Monthly Archives: March 2018

Social Work Leaders Selected for Induction into Hall of Distinction

Social Work Leaders Selected for Induction into Hall of Distinction


Photo and caption:  Members of the Hall of Distinction Committee at a recent induction celebration. L-R front row: Janlee Wong, Benjamin Cuellar, Suzanne Dworak-Peck, Nancy Lim-Yee and Esther Gillie . L-R back row: Back Joseph Nunn, Catharine Ralph and Colleen FriendNot pictured: Frances ..Read More…

New FASD Education Courses Available


NEW Free, online continuing education courses on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) is available on the CDC’s FASD Training and Resources website.

Designed for busy practitioners, courses are easy to access, with brief modules. Because FASD affects children and adults across systems of care, course content is appropriate for clinicians in ..Read More…

Call for 2018 NASW-CA Annual Conference Presenter Proposals


The NASW-CA Chapter is requesting proposals for 90-minute presentations covering a broad range of topics related to clinical practice issues for experienced practitioners.

2018 NASW-CA Annual Conference Date and Location

Friday – October 26, 2018 – Marriott Hotel, Los Angeles, CA (LAX Airport)

(pre-license and license renewal classes take place on ..Read More…

Sample Social Media Policy for Social Workers in Private Practice

A new Practice Perspectives, Sample Social Media Policy for Clinical Social Workers in Private Practice, has been created to address the need for private practitioners to develop a Social Media Policy when using technology in their private practice.

It is available at the following link:

Save the Date! Virtual Job Fair: April 11, 2018



The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) invites you to a Behavioral Health Virtual Job Fair on April 11, 2018.

During this online event, representatives from 100+ health care organizations nationwide will be available to discuss their open positions for:

Psychiatrists Psychologists Licensed Clinical Social Workers Licensed Professional Counselors Marriage and Family ..Read More…

CSULB Students Present Peer-Reviewed Scholarly Papers at 21st AABSS


Left to right: Kayla Fernande, Ramona Flore, Janaki Santhiveeran, Jacqueline Hill, Cesar Delgado

Four students show cased their MSW theses in Las Vegas on Feb 26-27, 2018 through their peer-reviewed scholarly presentations at the 21st Annual American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences (AABSS) Conference.

The AABSS is one of the interdisciplinary, ..Read More…