Monthly Archives: August 2019

Mental Health Professionals Address Racial Disparities

Mental Health Professionals Address Racial Disparities

The Congressional Black Caucus has partnered with Mental Health Professionals to address racial disparities in mental health access and the increasing rates of suicide among black you. 

Please see the link below to review the practice alert for this important initiative.

Please Join NASW-CA Region C at Oakland Pride!

2019 Oakland Pride Parade – Celebrate Diversity, Advocate for Social Justice

Date: Sunday, September 8, 2019

Time: 9:30 – Noon

Location: 14th St  & Jefferson Street, Oakland, California

(Parade heads down Broadway 14th St – 21st St)

RSVP Needed:

Wear your Social Work or NASW gear!

Please meet up between 9:30 ..Read More…

Need Pre-Licensure Courses or CEUs?

Registration is open and it’s time to register for this year’s NASW-CA Annual Conference! 

On your way to licensure? We are offering courses that fulfill the pre-licensure requirements: Human Sexuality, Aging and Long Term Care, Child Abuse Assessment and Reporting, and Suicide and Other Self-Harming Behaviors: Assessment, Intervention and Risk Management Issues.

For those who are prepping for ..Read More…

NASW-CA Announces Annual State Award Winners

Larry Schallert

SACRAMENTO, CA—NASW-CA announced the 2019 award winners for their Annual State Awards that will be presented at their annual conference at the Marriott in San Mateo on November 2.

This year’s Social Worker of the Year, Larry Schallert, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Diplomate of Clinical Social Work and holds a Pupil ..Read More…

Meet Kyla Gilmore, NASW-CA Membership Coordinator

My name is Kyla Gilmore and I’m currently in my advance year of the Master of Social Work program at California State University Stanislaus. I’m originally from San Bernardino, but currently residing in the Central Valley. I received my Bachelor of Arts degree in anthropology, with a minor in psychology at the University of California, ..Read More…