Monthly Archives: April 2018

Social Worker of the Year Deadline Extended to May 31!

Social Worker of the Year Deadline Extended to May 31!

 

 

Every year, the California Chapter of NASW honors individuals who have made significant contributions to social work. It’s time to submit your nominations!

These include social workers who have performed outstanding work in the past few years (Social Worker of the Year); social workers who have a lifetime of major achievements (Lifetime Award); ..Read More…

Regional Leader Spotlight: Meet Shelly Kalmer

 

 

Shelly Kalmer, MSW, ACSW, Regional Director, Region A

 

What has been your favorite part of being a regional leader?

I have most enjoyed getting to know social workers in my region and across the state. As a board member and participating in the many state-wide events—CEU Conferences, Lobby Days, Leadership Conferences—in ..Read More…

NASW North County’s Social Workers Program Expands

NASW North County’s Social Workers in the Library (SWITL) program has continued to expand from Encinitas, to San Marcos, and most recently at the downtown location in Oceanside. We have monthly afternoon sessions with a variety of populations that continue to return and update us on their progress with different resources in the ..Read More…

Does HIPAA’s Privacy Rule Protect Patient Information?

 

By Jesus Aceves, Roxana Islas, Diana Muñoz, and Leanna Wagner

In the early 1990s, there was a technological shift that was occurring. Many things were moving to computer-based systems and health care was one of them. In an effort to move towards this change, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act ..Read More…

NASW-CA Region G Celebrates Social Work Month

By Lainey Sevillano, NASW-CA Membership Coordinator

On March 30, 2018 Region G celebrated Social Work month by combining a presentation on sexual orientation identity development and a paint night! Guest CEU Speaker Mark Abelson, MFA, MSW, is a lecturer in the Social Work Department at CSUN and CSULA.

The primary focus of his ..Read More…

Nominations Wanted for Social Workers Who Have Made Significant Contributions

 

DEADLINE APPROACHING – SUBMIT NOW!

Every year, the California Chapter of NASW honors individuals 
who have made significant contributions to social work. It’s time to submit your nominations!

These include social workers who have performed outstanding work in the past few years (Social Worker of the Year); social workers who have a lifetime ..Read More…

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