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September 2014


 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

38th Annual NASW/Texas State Conference
Registration Deadline: October 3
October 18-20, 2014
San Marcos, TX
Learn more.

NEW! HIPAA for Therapists

with Katie Malinski, LCSW
Friday, November 21
San Antonio, TX
Learn more.

Online Licensing Review
with Idelle Datlof, LISW-S
Ongoing
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Calendar of Events

Congratulations to the 2014 NASW/Texas Awards Recipients



Lifetime Achievement Award
Sandra Lopez, LCSW, ACSW, DCSW

Social Worker of the Year
Deborah Webb, PhD, LCSW, LPC, LCDC

Social Work Student of the Year
Alma Elisa Gonzalez

Public Elected Official of the Year
Rep. Garnet Coleman

Public Citizen of the Year
Dr. Diana Natalicio

Media Award
Karisa King & Sig Christenson
San Antonio Express-News


The NASW/Texas Awards seek to honor the achievements of NASW/Texas Members throughout their professional careers, as well as honor the contributions of publicly elected officials, public citizens, and members of the media to the values and mission of social work. Award recipients are nominated by their branches and selected through a review and voting process by the NASW/Texas Board of Directors. The 2014 Award Recipients will be honored during the Opening Plenary of the 38th Annual State Conference at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in San Marcos, Texas, on Saturday, October 18.

Click here to learn more about these outstanding individuals!

Election Resources

Be a more informed voter with these great online resources!
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Licensing Tip

Do you know the rules on Client Confidentiality? (Part 1 of 4)
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Practice Resource

Do you work with children? This article reviews questions confronting social workers who must obtain consent to treat a child.
Read more


Conference Updates

The Annual State Conference is only six weeks away!

  • Online registration closes on October 3. Registrations unpaid as of or received after October 3 will be subject to the $50 onsite registration fee. Register early and save!
  • Our Resume Builder Courses are filling fast! Reserve your spot today for the Parental Stress Inventory-4 Assessment tool, the Mini-Mental State Examination-2 Assessment tool, and the Red Cross Disaster Mental Health Volunteer Training. Already registered? You can still add these courses by calling 512-474-1454.
  • Our room block at the Embassy Suites San Marcos is now full. There are several hotels to fit a variety of budgets within 5 miles of the Embassy. Learn more.

Join our Facebook event for more updates and tips in the weeks leading up to conference. See you there!


Quick Links

@ NASWTX.org
-Branches - Local events & resources. Updates this month from Heart of Texas, North Central Texas-Fort Worth, Panhandle, and Texoma branches.
-Share Your Success! Submit your announcements to Members on the Move.
-Find a Mentor, Be a Mentor
-CE Workshops
-Clinical Reimbursement Project
-Student Center

@ SocialWorkers.org
-Member Center
-Professional Education


This Month's News

  • Clinical Reimbursement Project Report. ACA, State Medicaid, and preparations for the legislative session. Read more
  • GLBT Issues Committee. Texas Universities and their Transgender Students. Read more
  • National Call for NASW Leadership Announced. Nominations due Oct 31. Read more
  • Unaccompanied Migrant Children: Overview and Recommendations. A social justice brief from NASW. Read more
  • New York Times Op Ed highlights role of school social workers in serving low income students.  Read more
  • Texas Disability Issues Forum: September 24. Read more


 

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