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Social Work Awards

 Nominations

Membership

2017-2019

CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

The annual Social Work Awards  honor outstanding professionals and members of the community at the local, state, and national level.  Awards are given in the following categories:

  • Social Worker of the Year
  • Social Work Student of the Year
  • Social Work Educator of the Year
  • Public Citizen of the Year
  • Elected Official of the Year


Awards are considered at the local unit level, and recipients are honored at their unit’s Social Work Month event in March.  Unit winners are then considered at the state level. 
 

The 
awards nominations are Open until December 14, 2018.


Hurricane Michael Resources


Hurricane Michael caused severed damage to the Florida Panhandle.  There are resources available to people who are affected. Please note that some assistance has application deadlines.


NASW Florida Chapter

1931 Dellwood Dr.

Tallahassee, FL 32303

Toll-Free:  1-800-352-6279

Local:  (850) 224-2400

Fax:  (850) 561-6279

Website:  www.naswfl.org

E-mail:  info.naswfl@socialworkers.org



General Hours = 25


Ethics: 3 hours required for license renewal


Prevention of Medical Errors: 2 hours required for renewal - Must be taken from a Board approved Medical Errors provider. Approved courses are listed in CEBroker.


Domestic Violence: 2 hours required every 3rd license renewal. These hours are included in the 25 general hours.


Laws and Rules Update: 3 hours required every 3rd license renewal. These hours are required every third biennium and are included in the 25 general hours.


Supervision Update: 4 hours - These hours are required every third biennium and are included in the 25 general hours.  This course is only required for Qualified Supervisors.


Registered Clinical Social Work Intern CE Requirements


There are no requirements that a registered intern must obtain continuing education.  However, registered CSW interns may choose to complete the 8 hour laws and rules course, 3 hour HIV/AIDS and 2 hour domestic violence  requirement for licensure while a registered intern.


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ADVANCING THE PROFESSION & PRACTICE OF SOCIAL WORK IN FLORIDA










The Annual Social Work Conference Call for Proposalsand Posters is open.  The  deadline is extended to December 31.


This year there are seven Program Tracks:

Emerging Issues in Practice: Telehealth; Evidence-Based Practice; Outcomes; Measuring Fidelity; Program Implementation
 
Leadership and Supervision: Leadership Approaches and Models; Leadership Development; Best Practices in Social Work Supervision; Reflective Supervision; Grand Challenges

Macro Practice: Case Management; Social and Economic Justice; Ethics and Professional Standards; Community Engagement; Court Systems, Social Service Systems Sustainability

Clinical Practice: Special Populations; Alcohol, Tobacco and Drug Treatment/Interventions; Group Practice; School Social Work; Medical Social Work; Private Practice

Child Welfare: Family Intervention; Trauma-Informed Approaches; Chronic Child Abuse & Neglect; Parenting Interventions; Foster Care and Adoptions; Critical Decision-Making

Diversity and Inclusion: Race and Ethnicity; Gender Identity; Sexual Orientation; Ideology; Critical Thinking; Cultural Humility, Implicit Biases 


Social Work Education:  innovative research, teaching methods and learning styles, integrating research in teaching, incorporating diversity and inclusion in teaching, micro-macro practice, field education approaches, inspiring critical thinking in the classroom.




The Conference offers an unparalleled opportunity to network with colleagues, meet with our expert presenters, and gain new knowledge and skills.  

As an exhibitor or sponsor, you will have the chance to make connections with attendees who are seeking information about products and services that can help them do their jobs more efficiently. 


  • ​​Connect to Your Target Market


  • Meet Professional Social Workers


  • Market Your Product  / Services


  • Build Relationships


  • Be Recognized Throughout the Conference


  • Sponsor and Exhibit


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Register online​​​


To join, renew or rejoin your NASW please call  NASW Member Services at 1-800-742-4089, M-F 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. or visit membership services online.

Social Work Conference 2019 Sponsors and Exhibitors

Call for Proposals & Posters


Deadline Extended to

December 31, 2018