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Take Action and Support the Social Work Safety Bill!

+-*Dear NASW-WI member, We urge you to email and call your State Representative/ Senator and ask him or her to support and sign on as a co-sponsor to the Social Work Safety bill. This bill would help protect the safety of social workers making home visits by exempting them from the Castle Doctrine. The Castle […]

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Harm Reduction Methods

Webinar begins February 17th at 12:00 pm CST.

+-*Harm reduction methods and techniques are highlighted in this webinar as a progressive way to address both substance use and aggressive and violent behaviors.

Self-Care in Social Work

RESCHEDULED to February 10th at 12:00 pm CST.

+-*This course will cover the personal and organizational sources of stress faced by many social workers, while distinguishing between burnout, secondary traumatic stress, and vicarious traumatic stress.

2016 Winter Webinar Series

Join us for the 2016 Winter Webinar Series!

+-*NASW WI offers webinars and on site workshops to help you earn needed Continuing Education hours with a variety of high quality, low cost options. For more information visit our website at

Exam Preparation

BSW/MSW Exam Preparation Workshop & Webinar – New 2016 Dates

+-*Begin preparing for the Wisconsin BSW or MSW level social work certification/licensure exam including CSW, APSW and LCSW. Choose either a convenient webinar or an onsite workshop. NASW WI offers a choice of formats to best suit your needs!

News from NASW WI
  • AB469

    2015 December – The Wisconsin Social Worker Newsletter

    +-*The NASW-WI 2015 December Newsletter is here! Inside we have articles and information including:   Legal Defense Fund Planned Parenthood NASW WI 41st Annual Conference  Child Victims Act Social Work Safety Bill Diversity Goals 2015 NASW WI December Newsletter  If you would like us to mail a hard […]

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Thoughts from the Executive Director
  • Marc Herstand

    Fear and the Social Work Response

    +-*“…the only thing we have to fear is fear itself…” Franklin Delanor Roosevelt, Presidential inaugural address, March 4, 1933 In late November I testified at a hearing on a bill that would prohibit transgender students from using the bathroom or changing room of their gender […]

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From the President
  • Emily Kenney

    Happy Holidays!

    +-*I am sitting here writing this article in my living room with my mother holding my brand new son. The Kenney household had quite a busy Thanksgiving. My family of origin came into town from Colorado and my husband and I went to the hospital […]

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