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**Preregistration is required for all Resume Builders. Sessions will break for scheduled conference meals, breaks, and plenary sessions. Presenters and agencies receive no compensation of any kind for these presentations. Additional fees are for materials or NASW/Texas administrative costs, as noted.
LBSW Licensing Review Course
Thursday, October 6, 2016, 8:00 am - 11:30am
This workshop will benefit individuals preparing for the Basic Level (Licensed Baccalaureate Social Worker) exam. The course covers skills and strategies for taking the LBSW exam, reviews essential material, and includes new DSM-5 information. Seating is limited to the first 45 registrants. $40 fee for materials. Fee must be paid by September 22 to hold seat. Presented by Cecilia Thomas, PhD, LMSW-AP.
The Mini-Mental State Examination-2 (MMSE-2): Administration, Interpretation, and Implications for practice settings
Thursday, October 6, 2016, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
This workshop will focus on the Mini-Mental State Examination-2 (MMSE-2) and proper application of this instrument by social work practitioners. Participants will gain knowledge and skills relating to accurate administration, scoring procedures, and interpretation of the MMSE-2. The discussion will include the meaning of results, how to apply MMSE-2 data in a practice setting, and participants will gain supervised experience with MMSE-2. $70 fee for manual and materials. Limited to 36 attendees. Fee must be paid by September 22 to hold seat. Presented by Thomas Starkey, LCSW.
Our Challenges in Facing Trauma, Violence, and Disasters: Are You Prepared?
Friday, October 7, 2016, 8:30am - 12:00pm
As clinicians, we are faced with critical challenges of violence and trauma in our workplace and community. Explore intervention methods to victims and ways for our own self-care under the most stressful of situations. Seating is limited to the first 35 registrants. $20 fee includes materials. Fee must be paid by September 22 to hold seat. Presented by Patrick Tiner, LCSW, LCDC, LMFT.
LMSW Licensing Review Course
Friday, October 7, 2016 from 8:30am - 5:15pm
This workshop will prepare MSWs to take the Association of Social Work Board's LMSW exam. Areas reviewed are: Human Development and Behavior in the Environment, Diversity and Social/Economic Justice; Assessment, Diagnosis & Intervention Planning; Practice; Communication; Professional Relationships; Values and Ethics; Supervision, Administration, and Policy; Practice Evaluation/Utilization of Research; Service Delivery; and the new DSM-5 component. Seating is limited to the first 45 registrants. $55 fee for materials. Fee must be paid by September 22 to hold seat. Presented by Jolyn Mikow, PhD, LMSW.
Visit the career center to polish up your resume!
Please join us for the fifth annual NASW/Texas Career Center! Complimentary services offered include: resume reviews, job search guidance, and job posting opportunities. We will also be holding a workshop tailored for job seekers. Find out more at the Career Center page!
Hosted by The University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work and The Garland School of Social Work at Baylor University.
See the full conference schedule here
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