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NASW WI Response to the Disorder in Milwaukee on August 12th and 13th

+-*by Marc Herstand, MSW, CISW NASW WI is saddened by the violence, disorder and destruction that took place in the Sherman Park neighborhood of Milwaukee on August 13th and 14th.  Sherman Park has always been a neighborhood where residents of different racial, ethnic and religious backgrounds worked together for the overall benefit of the community. […]

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+-*Thursday, October 20th – A great way to wake up your mind and body.


Movie Time

+-*Wednesday, October 19th – An intimate portrait of Malala and her family, and their fight for the right of girls everywhere to go to school.


Annual Conference Workshop

+-*Wednesday, October 19th – Up-to-date information on the opioid and herion problems in Wisconsin including signs, symptoms and treatment challenges.


Annual Conference Workshop

+-*Friday, October 21st – This workshop will provide a framework for working with Native American families in this current millennium.


Annual Conference Workshop

+-*Wednesday, October 19th – A discussion of assessment and intervention strategies for social workers assisting clients with mild cognitive impairment, dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.

Hearing Voices

Annual Conference Workshop

+-*Thursday, October 20th – An interactive training workshop that simulates what it is like to hear distressing voices.

Preventing Gun Violence

Annual Conference Workshop

+-*Wednesday, October 19th – Examine the nature of gun violence and, importantly, the research that highlights the most effective approaches to preventing gun violence and saving lives.

Keynote Speakers

Annual Conference Keynote Speakers

+-*Wednesday, October 19th – Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC, presents The Future of Social Work Practice in America. Thursday, October 20th – Elvira Craig de Silva, DSW, ACSW, presents Reflections on 50 Years in Social Work Practice.


Online Registration Now Open!

+-*This year’s conference will cover topics such as Social Justice, Diversity, Mental Health, Ethics, Corrections, and Clinical Practice to name a few. Check back often for updates and previews of what’s to come!

News from NASW WI
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    Fall 2016 – The Wisconsin Social Worker Newsletter

    +-*The NASW-WI 2016 Fall Newsletter is here! Inside we have articles and information including:   NASW Modernization NASW WI Offers Assistance to Dane County Reimbursement of In-home Psychotherapy NASW WI Meets with Assembly Democratic Leadership Staff Marketing Your Clinical Practice NASW WI Advocacy/Lobby Day 2016 Annual Conference NASW […]

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Thoughts from the Executive Director
  • Marc Herstand, MSW, CISW, NASW WI Executive Director

    NASW Modernization

    +-*NASW has always been one Association. Although the 55 chapters (all states plus New York City, Washington DC, Guam, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands) have operated semi autonomously the national office has always set standards for their operations, bylaws, personnel policies, elections and other areas […]

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From the President
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Donna Altepeter

    The President’s Column

    +-*Welcome members! Here we are, already September and getting ready to say goodbye to summer. I am hoping yours was good and that there were some moments of relaxation and rest in the midst of our beautiful Wisconsin summer. My name is Donna Altepeter. I […]

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