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October 2020


​​​​October 19, 2020 • Virtual 
*NASW-FL Palm Beach Unit - South  presents "Mental Health Begins at Birth: Understanding and Supporting Mental Health in our Youngest Patients, Birth through Age Six" with Halley M. Carmack, MSW, LCSW, from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (ET). Registration is FREE for NASW members and $10 for non-members. You will receive the Zoom link prior to the workshop. This workshop is sponsored by Dedicated Senior Medical Center.
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​REGISTRATION IS CLOSED! 


October 19, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL
Sarasota/Manatee Unit  is hosting a Business Meeting from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  with Kerry Dennis, ACSW, LCSW, MCAP, CSAT . This event will be a business meeting to discuss setting up a Peer Consultation Group for the Sarasota-Manatee Unit. You will receive the zoom link when you register.
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REGISTRATION IS CLOSED


October 20, 2020 • Virtual

*NASW-FL presents "Social Determinants of Health and Food Insecurity" with Michael Belusko and Tim Conroy, from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (ET). Registration is Free.  This workshop has been approved for and offers 1 contact hour. You will receive the logon information when you register. This workshop is sponsored by Mom’s Meals. 
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REGISTRATION IS CLOSED


October 20, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL Northeast Unit  is holding their Unit Monthly Planning Meeting on Tuesday, October 20th, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Please join us and learn about the NASW-FL Northeast Unit, future plans and how you can become involved.  This meeting will be hosted by Shamara Gibson, LCSW-QS.
You will receive the zoom login prior to the meeting.

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October 21, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL Gainesville Unit  is holding a Networking and GOTV meeting on Wednesday, October 21st, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  Please join us for a discussion of getting the Gainesville Unit Up and Running. There will be a Get Out The Vote Presentation by Jordan Reed, NASW-FL Political Organizer.
You will receive the zoom login prior to the meeting.

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October 22, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL 
Central Unit  is holding a "Child Welfare Social Worker Peer Support Group" hosted by Amy Moncion, MSW, LCSW, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. This is a Monthly meeting held on the 4th Thursday of the month. This meeting is open to both members/non-members of NASW throughout the state for sharing of community resources, collaboration, networking and case consultation. This meeting will be virtual until further notice.  If you have questions for our facilitator, please submit them in advance to central.naswfl@socialworker.org.  You will receive the Zoom login prior to the meeting. 
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October 22, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL Central Unit  is holding a Holiday Brunch Planning Subcommittee Group from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Join us the Central Unit planning subcommittee for our annually Holiday BrunchMembers and Non-members are welcome to attend.  Meetings will be held weekly on Wednesdays via zoom.  You will receive a Zoom login prior to the event.
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October 22, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL
Heartland Unit is holding "Social Work’s Call to Action: Domestic Violence and Spiritually-Integrated Interventions" workshop presented by April Steen Ph.D., LCSW, from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (ET). Registration: NASW Member - FREE and Non-Member - $20.00. You will receive the zoom information the day of the workshop. This workshop satisfies the Domestic Violence requirement for licensure renewal.
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October 23, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL Northeast Unit is holding a Virtual Book Club hosted by Fred Sacklow, LCSW, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  "The Gift of Therapy" by Irvin D. Yalom, MD, discusses Mr. Yalom's 35 plus years of doing psychotherapy into a guidebook for successful practice. You will receive the Zoom link prior to the event. 
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October 23, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL 
 Tampa Bay Unit  is holding a Monthly Peer Consultation Group from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Please join us virtually for our recurring monthly Peer Consultation Group.  This is a virtual event.  You will receive a link prior to the event. 
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October 26, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL Palm Beach Unit  presents "Racial Equity Action Group Meeting" facilitated by Keisha Henry, LCSW & Rorri Geller-Mohamed, LCSW from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Join us for our monthly Racial Equity Action Committee meeting.  Our current project focus is on supporting a culture of equity in education.  Anyone interested is encouraged to attend. This is a virtual event. You will receive a link prior to the event.  You will receive a Zoom link prior to the event.
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October 28, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL Broward Unit  presents "Domestic Violence:  A Pandemic within a Pandemic" with Patricia J. Omana, Family Services Supervisor for Women in Distress of Broward County, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  You will receive a zoom link and login on the day of the workshop.  Registration is FREE for NASW Members and $10 for Non-members and $5 for students.  This workshop satisfies the Domestic Violence requirement for licensure renewal.  
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October 29, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL Central Unit  is holding a Social Work Month Celebration Subcommittee Group from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Join us the Central Unit planning subcommittee for our Social Work Month Celebration. Members and Non-members are welcome to attend.  Meetings will be held on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays via zoom.  You will receive a Zoom login prior to the event.
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October 30, 2020 • Virtual 
*NASW-FL Tampa Bay Unit  presents "Fundamentals of Alzheimer's Disease and The Role of The Caregivers" with Debra E. Thrower, MSW, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.   Registration is Free. This workshop has been approved for and offers 2 contact hours. You will receive the Zoom link prior to the workshop.  This workshop is sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association.
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November 2020


November 5, 2020 • Virtual 
*NASW-FL Northeast Unit presents "Going Beyond Cultural Competence:  Part II - A Panel Discussion on Race" with Sharon Ross-Donaldson, Moderator on Thursday, November 5th, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.  This event is Part II of our series on race and is designed to create a more trusting atmosphere in discussing issues of race in social work and deepen our understanding of the impact of institutional racism. Registration is FREE.   You will receive the Zoom link prior to the workshop. 
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​November 9, 2020 • Virtual 
*NASW-FL 
Palm Beach Unit - North  presents "Private Practice:  Everything you Need to Know to Create a New or Enhance your Existing Practice" with Alyse November, LCSW, ACSW, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Registration is FREE for NASW members and $10 for non-members. You will receive the Zoom link prior to the workshop.
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November 10, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL presents "Diabetes Management: Providing Support for The Best Outcomes" with Michael Belusko and Tim Conroy, from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (ET).
Learn to interpret food labels and their role in managing healthy diabetic nutrition and explore community support options to help people successfully manage their diabetes during the holidays.


Registration is Free. This workshop has been approved for and offers 1 contact hour. You will receive the logon information when you register. This workshop is sponsored by Mom’s Meals. 
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November 10, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL 
Central Unit  is holding a "Virtual Networking Check-in" hosted by Elizabeth Zuravel, MSW, LGSW,LCSW, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Join us for virtual networking with our social workers, students and active/retired professionals in the Central area. If you have questions or suggestions for discussion topics, please email central.naswfl@socialworkers.org.
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November 16, 2020 • Virtual 
*NASW-FL  
Palm Beach Unit - South presents "Cultural Equity in Therapeutic Conversations" with Keisha Henry, LCSW & Rorri Geller-Mohamed, LCSW, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Registration is FREE for NASW members and $10 for non-members. You will receive the Zoom link prior to the workshop.  This workshop is sponsored by Futures Recovery Healthcare.
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November 16, 2020 • Virtual 
*NASW-FL Sarasota/Manatee Unit  presents "Prevention Medical Errors" with Kerry Dennis, ACSW, LCSW, MCAP, CSAT, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Registration is $20 for NASW members and $30 for non-members. You will receive the Zoom link and login the day before the workshop.  This course satisfies the continuing education requirement for Medical Errors.
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December 2020


December 11 - 12, 2020 • Virtual
*NASW-FL presents "Social Work Licensure Exam Prep Course" with Sophia F. Dziegielewski, PhD, LCSW, from 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. (ET) both days.
Registration is: $195 Members and $250 Non-Members. Workbooks will be mailed. After November 24 a $20.00 charge will be added for expedited mailing. Registration ends December 4 at 5:00 p.m. (ET). The Zoom link will be sent prior to the event.
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​NASW-FL now takes registration for our events online!  If online registration is available, there will be a link under the event in the calendar listing.  Please use the link to register for events with online registration. 


If you have any trouble registering online, please contact us at 1-800-352-6279.  ​


If you are a local unit that wants to hold an event, please complete the online Event Planning form . 


Social Work Month is fast approaching.  Please complete your Social Work Month Celebration Planning Form.


Please complete a separate Event Planning form for each event.  









Workshop titles in bold and marked with an * are offered by NASW-FL, and are planned in accordance with meeting the licensure renewal requirements of the Florida Chapter 491 Licensure Board. Provider #BAP-321, Exp. 03/21.

NASW-FL reports CEs for workshops offered by us for FL Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapist and Mental Health Counselors.

Professional development is an essential activity for ensuring quality social work services. The cornerstone of professional development is continuing your education. Regardless of career stage, social workers are ethically required to keep informed of current research, theory, and techniques that guide social work practice to better serve clients and constituents.  

CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY

Requests for refunds must be made in writing at least 72 hours in advance of the program and will be issued less a 15% administrative fee.  To request a refund, e-mail info.naswfl@socialworkers.org  and include the date and title of the event. There will be no refunds for cancellations made after the deadline. There is a $25.00 charge on all returned checks. This policy is effective immediately and supersedes any cancellation policies previously published.

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