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Get up to date on the rules, codes, and laws impacting social work practice in Texas! Up to 6 CE, including 3 Ethics!

 Export to Your Calendar 3/23/2018
When: Friday, March 23, 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Shalom Austin Jewish Community Center
7300 Hart Ln
Austin, Texas  78731
United States
Presenter: Miriam Nisenbaum, LMSW, ACSW
Contact: NASW/Texas Staff

Online registration is available until: 3/18/2018
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Learn What Ethical Social Workers Need to Know!

Presented by NASW/Texas Executive Director, Miriam Nisenbaum, LMSW, ACSW, Ethics & the Texas Social Worker: What Ethical Social Workers Need to Know, will bring you up to speed on the rules and laws that impact social work practice in Texas. Ethical Situations  and Dilemmas will be discussed. This six hour workshop includes two informative sessions:


Session I: How to Handle Ethical Situations within the NASW Code of Ethics and the TSBSWE Code of Conduct

TSBSWE Ethical Situations will be highlighted as well as how to practice within NASW and TSBSWE Codes of Conduct. Review of recent changes to the TSBSWE rules as well as update on the Sunset Commission review of the Board. All licensed social workers, students, and social work educators will benefit from this up-to-date information.

3 CE, including 3 Ethics



Session II: NASW/Texas Legislative Update


Do you know what legislation is currently being considered and how it may affect our profession and our client populations? Join us to find out what’s going on at the Texas Capitol this session that impacts our work. Tools for educating policy makers will be provided. A review of current federal activity will also be presented.


3 CE




Registration Information

Preregistration is available online at until Sunday, March 18th. Seating is limited and preregistration is encouraged.

Full Day
Single Session
NASW Members

NASW Retired or Transitional Members

NASW Student Members
Nonmembers   $100
Onsite Full Day Rates will increase as follows: $10 Member/$15 Nonmember and Onsite Single Session Rates will increase by $5 Members/$10 Nonmembers after March 18, 2018.  Pre-registration is encouraged.

Note: If you are unable to attend the workshop for any reason, please notify the chapter office immediately if the invoice has not been paid so that we may have an accurate count for attendance.  If it has been paid, please notify the chapter office no later than the date listed in the cancellation policy.


Cancellations will be refunded less a $35 processing fee if made by March 9, 2018. Registrations are nonrefundable after that date.

Registration fees must be paid or postmarked by March 18, 2018. Registrations unpaid at this time will be considered onsite registrations, meaning the seat will not be held.

Request for special accommodations should be submitted to Virginia Cantu at by March 9, 2018.



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Additional Information

This workshop will be held at the Shalom Austin Jewish Community Center, Community Hall, 7300 Hart Ln, Austin, TX 78731.


Parking: Free parking next to building.


The workshop will begin at 9 AM. Please arrive at least 10-15 minutes early to check-in.




2018 nasw/tx spring workshop series sponsor:



Thank you to our venue sponsor:

Shalom Austin Jewish Community Center




Meet Miriam Nisenbaum, LMSW, ACSW



Miriamn Nisenbaum, LMSW, ACSW is the Executive Director of the Texas Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers. She has been a professional social worker for over thirty years.


Read Miriam's full bio.

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