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February 16, 2019 • Miami,FL
*NASW-FL
Miami-Dade Unit presents "Social Workers' Peer Support Group" with Edith Caballero, LCSW, MCAP and Martha Vallejo, LCSW, 
from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Keiser University. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Registration is free. 
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February 18, 2019 • Boca Raton, FL
*NASW-FL Palm Beach Unit- South presents "Approaches of Couples Therapy" with Hilary Israch,LCSW, and Marni Feuerman, PhD, LCSW,from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. Registration is FREE for NASW members and $10 for non-members.    This workshop is sponsored by Premier Care Nurses of America.
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​​​February 19-22, 2019 • Tallahassee, FL
The Tobacco Free Florida / FSU College of Medicine AHEC Program
 will be hosting a TTS training this fall in Tallahassee, FL.  The FSU College of Medicine AHEC Tobacco Program is an internationally recognized training program that is accredited by the Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs (CTTTP). The Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) Training meets all of the requirements set forth in the Clinical Practice Guidelines for Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence as well as the national competencies for Tobacco Treatment Specialist acknowledged by The Association for Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD). If you have any questions about the training, please contact Rebecca Carter, 
rebecca.carter@med.fsu.edu, 850-645-0012.
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February 21, 2019 • The Villages, FL
*NASW-FL Lake/Sumter Unit  presents "Early Warning Signs of Alzheimer's and Dementia" with Gargee Patel, MPH, Program Manager, Alzheimer's Association from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.,at Sea Breeze Regional Recreation Center, The Villages.  Registration is free to all.  Non-NASW and Non-TLC members seeking CEUs will pay a fee of $15.00 made payable to 'NASW'.

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February 22-23, 2019 • Jacksonville, FL
*NASW-FL presents "Clinical Supervision" with Nancy Gordon, LCSW from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
at Episcopal Children's Services. Registration is $175.00 for NASW members and $200.00 for non-members. 
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February 23, 2019 • Tampa,FL
*NASW-FL Tampa Bay Unit  presents "Prolonged Exposure Therapy for Chronic PTSD:  An Evidenced Based Therapy that Offers Positive Results!" with Stacey Henson, LCSW, ACSW, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Saint Leo University's Downtown Tampa Education Center. Registration is $5 for NASW members and $20 for Non-members.  Registration is free for BSW/MSW students, retired and unemployed NASW Members. Light refreshments will be provided. If paying on-site, you must bring a check.  Cash and Credit Cards will not be accepted on-site. 
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February 25, 2019 • The Villages, FL
*NASW-FL Lake/Sumter Unit  presents "Laws & Rules" with Billy Spivey, LCSW, from 5:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. at the Cornerstone Hospice in The Villages. This course meets the requirements for license renewal. Registration is $10 for NASW members and $30 for non-members. 
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February 27, 2019 • Fort Lauderdale, FL
*NASW-FL 
Broward Unit  presents "Laws and Rules" with Katharine Campbell, PhD, LCSW,from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at Holy Cross Hospital. Registration is FREE for NASW Members and $30 for non-members. Light refreshments will be served!  This course meets the Florida requirements for licensure renewal.      
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February 27, 2019 • Ft. Walton, FL
Bradford Health Services presents the 1st Annual Florida Adolescent and Young Adult Conference:  Emerging Issues in Substance Abuse, 
 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at the Emerald Coast Convention Center.  Six credit hours will be available.  Standard Registration (through February 15th) is $95 and Late Registration is $125.
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February 28, 2019 • Port St. Lucie, FL
*NASW-FL Treasure Coast Unit  presents "Laws & Rules" and “Prevention of Medical Errors”  with Linda Kartell, LCSW and Jim Akin, ACSW, NASW-FL Executive Director,from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at The Brennity at Tradition in Port St. Lucie.  Registration is for Laws & Rules ONLY is $30 for NASW members and $45 for non-members, Medical Errors ONLY is $20 for NASW members and $35 for non-members.  Registration for BOTH workshop is $45 for NASW Members and $60 for non-members.  Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Guests can enter through Independent Living (Main Entrance).  The meeting venue and meals are sponsored by The Brennity at Tradition Senior Living.
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March 2019


March 1, 2019 • Pensacola, FL
*NASW-FL
Northwest Unit  presents ​​"Suicide Prevention: What’s a Social Worker to Do?" presented by Carrie D. Musselwhite, LCSW from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. followed by "Social Work Month Celebration" from 10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. (CST) at Sanders Beach-Corinne Jones Community  Center. Registration is NASW Members $20; Non-Members $25; NASW Student Members $15; and Student Non-Members $20. There is no extra cost to attend both events.
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March 1, 2019 • West Palm Beach, FL  
*NASW-FL
Palm Beach Unit  presents "Social Work Month Celebration" from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Palm Beach Airport Hotel & Convention Center. There will be a 3 CE workshop "The Joy of Being a Social Worker" presented by David Wohlsifer, PhD, LCSW.  Registration is NASW Members FREE; Non-Member Students $10; and Non-Members $20.
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March 2, 2019 • Pinecrest, FL  
*NASW-FL
Miami-Dade Unit  presents "Social Work Month Celebration" from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. Join us for a catered lunch and an award ceremony. There will also be a raffle of donated local products and services. Registration is NASW Members $30; Students (Member or Non-Member) $20; and Non-Members $40.
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March 2, 2019 • Clearwater, FL
NASW-FL
Tampa Bay Unit presents Social Work Month Celebration & Awards with Keynote: Practicing Resilience: Embracing Hope, Optimism and Self-Care with Carol Campbell Edwards, LCSW, NASW-FL Board of Director's President, from 11 a. m. to 2 p.m at The Garden House located on the grounds of Suncoast Hospice/Empath Health in Clearwater. This is a FREE event with a buffet meal. If you prefer a vegetarian, vegan or gluten free meal, please register by Feb. 21. Thank you Suncoast Hospice for providing the venue.

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March 4, 2019 • Tallahassee, FL
*NASW-FL Big Bend Unit  presents "Cannabis Therapeutics:  Clearing the Air" with Josephine Cannella-Krehl, LCSW, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at FSU Regional College of Medicine Campus. Registration is FREE.  
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March 7, 2019 • Sarasota, FL
*NASW-FL Sarasota-Manatee Unit  presents "Medical Errors" with Kerry Dennis, ACSW, LCSW, MCAP, CSAT, SAP,from 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., at Goodwill Manasota. Please arrive 15-20 minutes prior to the start of the workshop. Registration is $5.00 for Members and $15.00 for Non-Members.   
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March 8, 2019 • Panama City, FL
*NASW-FL
Emerald Coast Unit presents Social Work Month Celebration and 3 Required Workshops with Luncheon and Award Ceremony! from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at FSU Panama City Campus, Bayside Auditorium.   The workshops are: Ethics presented by Carol Edwards, LCSW, NASW-FL Board of Directors President (8:00 - 11:00); Medical Errors (11:00 - 1:00) and Laws and Rules (2:00 - 5:00) presented by Jim Akin, ACSW, NASW-FL Executive Director. Lunch is from 1:00 - 2:00. Registration is: Full Day (8 CEs): NASW Members - $10.00; Non-Member - $65.00; Ethics (3 CEs) and Medical Errors (3 CEs) ONLY: NASW Members - $10.00; Non-Member - $50.00; Laws and Rules (3 CEs) ONLY: NASW Members - $10.00; Non-Member - $30.00 and Lunch (ALL) - $11.00. 
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March 8, 2019 • Daytona, FL 
*NASW-FL
Volusia/Flagler Unit is hosting a Social Work Month Celebration from 6:00–9:00 p.m. at LPGA International Country Club. The cost is $25.00 for dinner and a cash bar will be available.  Please register by March 1 - No late registrations can be accepted.
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March 8 - 9, 2019 • Orlando, FL
2019
Florida ATSA Annual Conference - ENHANCING SAFETY: CyberSex: Sexual Behavior Problems in the Internet Age.  The Conference is at the Embassy Suites Orlando - North.  More information and registration is available at: https://www.floridaatsa.com/2019conference.htm 


​​​​March 13, 2019 • Melbourne, FL 
*NASW-FL
Space Coast Unit is hosting a Social Work Month Celebration and Awards from 5:30–8:00 p.m. at The Mansion, Lower Pavilion. The cost is $10.00. Please register by March 10.
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March 20, 2019 • Bonita Spring, FL

*NASW-FL Southwest Unit  presents "Social Work Month Celebration" with keynote speaker Stacey Cook, MSW, LCSW, CPNLP, President / Chief Executive Officer, Salus Care, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Artichoke and Company. Dinner choices are Chicken or Vegetarian with Cash Bar. Registration is: NASW Members $25.00; Non-Members $35.00 and Students Free.  Registration closes March 18.

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March 20, 2019 • Winter Park, FL
*NASW-FL
Central Unit  presents "Social Work Month Celebration and Workshop." The workshop is: Mindful Self-Care for The Social Worker: Ways to FeelPeaceNow” with Heidi Behr, LCSW, CAP, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at AdventHealth - Winter Park Hospital. Dinner will be from Olive Garden.  Registration is: NASW Members $30.00; Non-Members $35.00 and Students (ALL) Free. 
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March 21, 2019 • Lakeland, FL
*NASW-FL
Heartland Unit  presents "Social Work Month Celebration, Awards & Workshop" from 10:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Luncheon: 10:30 a.m.–1:15 p.m. & 2 CE Workshop: 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. at Scott Lake Baptist Church. Workshop Registration is: NASW Members FREE; Non-Members $25.00 and Non-Member Students $5.00. The luncheon is free! 
RSVP is required by March 19.
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March 25, 2019 • University Park, FL 
*NASW-FL
Sarasota-Manatee Unit is hosting a Social Work Month Celebration from 5:30–7:30 p.m. at Oak & Stone. This is free to attend. Appetizers will be provided with food and drinks available for purchase.
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March 26, 2019 • Tallahassee, FL
*NASW-FL
Big Bend Unit  presents "Social Work Month Celebration and Awards" from 8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m. at Mulligan Park, 1800 Hermitage Blvd. Breakfast provided by Mulligan Park. Registration is: NASW Members FREE; Non-Members $20.00 and Non-Member Students $10.00.  Registration closes March 22.
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March 26, 2019 • Jacksonville, FL
*NASW-FL
Northeast Unit  presents Social Worker of the Year Award Ceremony and Celebration of Social Work Month from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Epping Forest Yacht and Country Club. Cost to attend is $30.00 and $15.00 for students.  Registration closes March 22.
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April  2019


April 2-3, 2019 • Tallahassee, FL

​*NASW-FL LEAD - Legislation Education Advocacy Day

​April 2 - Training 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

​April 3 - Capitol Rally at Waller Park at the Capitol from 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. followed by Legislative appointments. The Schools of Social Work will have informational tables on the 2nd Floor Rotunda.

More Information Coming Soon!


April 13, 2019 • Tampa,FL
*NASW-FL Tampa Bay Unit  presents "Overcoming Obstacles in the Treatment of Loss of Control Eating Pathology" with Laura Lange, LCSW, The Eating Recovery Center, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at The Children's Board of Hillsborough County. Registration is $5 for NASW members and $20 for Non-members.  Registration is free for BSW/MSW students, retired and unemployed NASW Members. You MUST pre-register for this workshop.  There will be NO on-site registration.   
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​April 15, 2019 • Boca Raton, FL
*NASW-FL
Palm Beach Unit - South presents "Intimate Partner Violence:  The Ultimate Betrayal" with Tracey Rubenstein, LCSW,
from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. Registration is FREE for NASW members and $10 for non-members.    
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May 2019


May 11 - May 18, 2019 • Lisbon, Portugal  
*Florida State University College of Social Work and NASW-FL presents Clinical Practice International: Lisbon, Portugal.  In 2019, this popular professional development course is being offered in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal. 
The course gives participants the exciting opportunity to see clinical social work—its theory, practice, and diversity—in a larger international arena, a vantage point that has become increasingly more important in our current global society.  A large focus of the program will be on current social social issues in Portugal and how these are being addressed by the professional social work community.  
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May 13, 2019 • Palm Beach Gardens, FL
*NASW-FL 
Palm Beach Unit - North presents "Maternal Voices:  How to Engage Women with Substance Use Disorder to Healing and Recovery" with Heather Howard, MSW, LCSW, PhD, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Barry University. Registration is FREE for NASW Members and $10 for Non-members.  RSVP is requested but not required.  
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May 20, 2019 • Boca Raton, FL
*NASW-FL  Palm Beach Unit- South presents "Mix, Match and Blend:  Counseling with Interfaith and Multicultural Couples and Families" with Rorri Geller-Mohamed, LCSW, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. Registration is FREE for NASW members and $10 for non-members.    
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June 2019


June 13-15, 2019  • Orlando, FL 

NASW-FL Annual Social Work Conference 2019.  Pre-Conference Intensives will be June 10-12, 2019.  The Conference will be held at the Florida Hotel and Conference Center in Orlando. There are more than 90 workshops and expanded networking opportunities.  More information will be forthcoming. 

​​​​​​​​​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. 03/19.

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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