National Association of Social Workers

2018 NASW Virtual Conference | June 21-23, 2018
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Day 2 - June 22, 2018

All times EDT

9:45 a.m. - 10:45 p.m.

Keynote Presentation (1 CEU)

The Honorable Elinore McCance-Katz, MD, PhD
Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Abuse, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Concurrent Breakout Sessions (attend only 1 to receive credit)

Breakout Session - Immigrants, Refugees & Displaced Persons (1.5 CEUs)

  • Shaping tomorrow in social work practice with immigrants: A person-in-environment approach
  • Culturally Competent Ethical Decision-Making: Serving Undocumented Migrants Facing Growing Injustice
  • Social Work Practice with a Vulnerable Population: Latino Immigrant Day Laborers

Breakout Session - Substance Abuse Disorders (1.5 CEUs)

  • Oxycontin and a Whiskey Chaser: chronic pain, aging and addiction
  • Web-based Medication Assisted Treatment Support: An Innovative Tool for Care Engagement

Breakout Session 3 - Symposium (1.5 CEUs)

Disrupting the School to Prison Pipeline Through a Multi-disciplinary, Trauma Informed Approach

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Concurrent Breakouts (attend only 1 to receive credit)

Breakout Session - Youth (1.5 CEUs)

  • Eating Disorder Prevention-Shaping the Tomorrow of Body Image & Body Wisdom for Grade-schoolers
  • School social workers: Our power to reduce social isolation through increasing school connectedness
  • Attachment Based Play Through the Years: Strengthening Family Relationships

Breakout Session 2 - Symposium (1.5 CEUs)

“Making Macro Matter” Building a Movement for Community, Policy and Organizational Practice


Breakout Session 3 - Symposium (1.5 CEUs)

A Model for Building Internal Capacity for LGBTQ Cultural Responsive Social Work Practice