​​​​​​December


​​December 11, 2017 • Lake Worth, FL
*NASW-FL
Palm Beach Unit presents their Holiday Party from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Beach Club Lake Worth. Please join us for dinner, dancing and fun at the NASW Holiday Party! It's holiday time and we are going to celebrate. Registration is FREE for NASW members, $10 for Non-Members and guest. We are grateful that our party is being generously sponsored by: Desert Rose Recovery.  Please consider bringing a gift card or check for our local charity.
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REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.  PLEASE REGISTER ON-SITE.


December 11, 2017 • Leesburg, FL
*NASW-FL
Lake/Sumter Unit presents "Life After Vision Loss" with Chantel Buck from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Leesburg Library. Registration is FREE for NASW members and $15 for Non-members.  Please register on-site.   Holiday Celebration:  Please bring a dish to pass and canned/dry goods to donate to the local food pantry.
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December 11, 2017 • Sarasota, FL
*NASW-FL
Sarasota-Manatee Unit hosts their Holiday Party, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Libby’s Café & Bar. There is no fee to attend this event; however, you will be responsible for your food and drink.
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REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.  PLEASE REGISTER ON-SITE.


December 11, 2017 • Tampa, FL
NASW-FL
Tampa Bay Unit presents "Social Work Advocacy & Why It's Important to You:  A Primer for LEAD" with Dawn Brown, MSW, NASW-FL Legislative Chair, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Saint Leo University Downtown Tampa Education Center. Registration is FREE!  The first 50 registrants will receive a voucher for free parking in the parking garage located at Saint Leo's Downtown Tampa Education Center.
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REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.  PLEASE REGISTER ON-SITE.


December 14, 2017 • Ft. Walton Beach, FL   

*NASW-FL Northwest Unit - Ft. Walton Beach presents a "Happy Hour Holiday Social" from 4:00–7:00 p.m. at Taste. We will be celebrating our unit and accepting donations toward Healing Paws for Warriors (dog toys, squeaker balls, large comb/brush, dog collar, Oster Oatmeal 4-1 shampoo).  Donations in the amount of $2.22 will be accepted to accommodate the wish list for Healing Paws for Warriors. Your contributions will help directly meet their mission and goal of $500.00.    For more information on Healing Paws for Warriors and a wist list of items to donate, please click here.
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December 20, 2017 • Miami,FL
*NASW-FL
Miami-Dade Unit presents "Social Workers' Peer Support Group"
with Edith Caballero, LCSW & Martha Vallejo, LCSW, CT, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care (located on the grounds of Miami Jewish Health Systems). Registration is free. 
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​January 2018


January 8, 2018 • Palm Beach Gardens, FL
*NASW-FL
Palm Beach Unit - North presents "Legislating Change - Improving Lives" with Andres Torrens, LCSW, Palm Beach Unit Legislative Chair, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Barry University. Registration is FREE for NASW members and non-members and $5.00 for non–members who want CE Credit.  This event is sponsored by Banyan Treatment Center.    
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​January 11, 2018 • Rockledge, FL
*NASW-FL Space Coast Unit will host a Networking  "Meet & Greet" Event from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at River Rocks.   Registration is free however individuals are responsible for their own food and drinks.
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January 12-14, 2018 •  St. Augustine, FL NASW-FL Volusia-Flagler and the Northeast Units present "Restore, Recharge, Renew Mini Social Work Conference" with multiple presenters and workshops for 18 CEs. The Mini Conference begins 7:30 a.m. January 12 and ends 3:00 p.m. January 14 and will be held at the Jaybird Inn and Restaurant in St. Augustine.  Registration costs are:

Full Conference: $150 NASW Members / $190 Non-Members; 
Friday Only: $70 NASW Members / $90 Non-Members;

Saturday Only: $60 NASW Members / $80 Non-Members;

Sunday Only: $30 NASW Members / $50  Non-Members. 

Jaybird Inn Room Rate is $87.00 until Dec. 12. Call 904-342-7938 to make your room reservation.
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January 13, 2018 • Clearwater, FL
NASW-FL 
Tampa Bay Unit presents "Transtheoretical Model of Change in Treatment Planning: From Performance to Outcome Goals" with Dunja Pacirski, PhD, LCSW, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Suncoast Hospice/Empath Health. Registration is $5 for NASW members, $20 for Non-members.  Registration for students, retired and unemployed NASW Members is free.
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January 15, 2018 • Boca Raton,FL
*NASW-FL
Palm Beach Unit - South presents "Understanding Bipolar Disorder:  Facts, Misdiagnosis and Treatment" with Brad Jaffe, LCSW, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. Registration is FREE for NASW members and non-members, and $5 for non-members who want CE credit. 
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January 20, 2018 • Miami,FL - SAVE THE DATE
*NASW-FL
Miami-Dade Unit presents "HUMAN RIGHTS: Building Community Relationships Rooted in Peace and Love" with Martha Vallejo, LCSW, CT,
from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Keiser University Auditorium. More information coming soon. 


January 22, 2018 • Leesburg, FL   

NASW-FL Lake-Sumter Unit will present "Ethics" with Katharine Campbell, Phd, LCSW, NASW-FL Board President  from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Leesburg Public Library. Registration is $30 for NASW members and $45 for Non-members.  This courses meets the requirements of licensure.
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January 29-30, 2018 • Tallahassee, FL - SAVE THE DATE

LEAD - Legislative Education Advocacy Day. Start planning for LEAD.  More information coming soon.


February


February 12, 2018 • Palm Beach Gardens,FL
*NASW-FL
Palm Beach Unit - North presents "Crossover Symptoms:  Medical and Mental Health" with Nathalie Bastien-Montpeirous, MD, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Barry University. Registration is FREE for NASW members and non-members and $5.00 for non–members who want CE Credit.  This workshop is sponsored by Beach House Center for Recovery. 
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March


Friday, March 2, 2018 • Pensacola, FL
*NASW-FL
Northwest Unit presents Social Work Month Luncheon from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Sander's Beach-Corrine Jones Resource Center
913 South I Street
Pensacola, FL 32502
Doors will open @ 10:30

Registration is $20 for NASW Members; $25 Non-Members; $15 NASW Student Members and $20 Student Non-Members.

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March 6, 2018 • Jacksonville, FL
*NASW-FL
Northeast Unit presents Social Worker of the Year Breakfast and Awards from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Epping Forest Yacht Club. Registration is $30 for professionals and $15 for students. 

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March 8, 2018 • Melbourne, FL - SAVE THE DATE

*NASW-FL Space Coast Unit will host a Social Work Month Event at the Mansion.  More information coming soon.


​​March 12, 2018 • Palm Beach Gardens, FL - EVENT CANCELLED 
*NASW-FL  
Palm Beach Unit - North presents "Narcissism:  Diagnosing, Impact and Treatment Options" with Alyse November, LCSW,from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Barry University. Registration is FREE for NASW members and non-members and $5.00 for non-members who are seeking CE credit.  

Ft. Walton/Okaloosa/Walton Area Social Work Month Luncheon:  
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 
SAVE THE DATE
Westwood
1001 Mar Walt Drive
Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32547

May

May 12 - May 19, 2018 • Belfast, Northern Ireland   
*NASW-FL and Florida State University College of Social Work and NASW-FL presents Clinical Practice International: Belfast Northern Ireland  Now in its 25th year, this popular professional development course is being offered in the beautiful city of Belfast, Northern Ireland.  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 how the ethno-national violence of the late 20th century (the Troubles) impacts current social issues and how these are being addressed by the professional social work community. 

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June


June 14-16, 2018, NASW-FL Social Work Conference 2018.  Pre-Conference Intensives will be June 12-13, 2018.  The Conference will be held at the Marriott Ft Lauderdale North, 6600 N. Andrews Ave, Ft. Lauderdale, Fl 33903. Submit a proposal for the Conference or be a Sponsor / Exhibitor / Advertiser

 









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.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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


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


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