NASW Staff

Criminalizing Abortion: Frightful Consequences for Marginalized Women

Criminalizing Abortion: Frightful Consequences for Marginalized Women

By Mel Wilson, MBA, LCSW, NASW Senior Policy Adviser The Arizona Supreme Court recently held that an 1864 law, which made nearly all abortions in that state illegal, was constitutional and could be enforced almost immediately.  Because of the national repercussions of...

Contested Disability: Sickle Cell Disease

Contested Disability: Sickle Cell Disease

Sickle cell disease is frequently contested as a disability. So opportunities to support people with sickle cell disease escape many healthcare providers.