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REGION B: San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, San Luis Obispo

Central Cost Unit Report

By Ignacio Pacheco, MSW

NASW Central Coast unit has been busy! Please follow us on Facebook at naswccu.org.

First, we want to acknowledge the hard work that fellow social workers have accomplished through volunteering their time. We recently spent ..Read More…

REGION A: San Francisco, Marin, Sonoma, Mendocino, Lake Humboldt, Del Norte

Region A Report

By Shelly Kalmer

Happy New Year!  With this changing of the calendar, I’m excited to announce some changes in the volunteer leadership for Region A.

In August 2013, Luisa Ward, MSW, volunteered to co-chair with Michelle Dowds Javid, MSW, of the Marin unit.  Luisa recently graduated with her MSW from ..Read More…

REGION D: Chico, Kern, Fresno, Merced, Sacramento, San Joaquin; Sierra Foothills: Alpine, Amado, Calaveras, Mariposa, Tuolomne

Central Valley Unit Report

By Fred Risard

 The NASW California Central Valley unit had a special guest speaker in November — Derek McGinnis, a veteran of multiple tours of the Iraq war.  He is also the author of “Exit Wounds: A Survival Guide to Pain Management for Returning ..Read More…

REGION F: San Bernardino/Riverside, Orange County, Palm Desert

Inland Empire Unit Report

By Ed and Christy Crespin

Please plan on attending the next two NASW-CA Region F Inland Empire unit meetings as follows:

February 3, 2014: Denny’s restaurant, 1180 Alabama at the 1210, Redlands; CEU speaker Ken Sandoval, LCSW, on “Vicarious Trauma.” Networking/dinner on your own: 5:30p.m., speaker presentation ..Read More…

REGION G: San Fernando Valley, Ventura County, Antelope Valley, Santa Barbara County

Ventura County Unit Report

By Mavis Laughlin, LCSW

Our meetings will resume on January 22nd, 2014. Regular meetings are held the fourth Wednesday of the month at Panera Bread Restaurant in Ventura on Telephone Road in the Kohl’s shopping mall. Please also save this date: February 7th, 2014. Ethics ..Read More…