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Social Workers honor James Karls with the International Rhoda G. Sarnat Award

NASW Foundation celebrates Karl’s achievements at June 24 reception Washington – The National Association of Social Workers Foundation is proud to present James Karls, PhD, LCSW, co-developer of the person in environment social work evaluation system, with the 2008 International Rhoda G. Sarnat Award. The International Rhoda G. Sarnat Award is given to an individual, group, or organization that has ... Read More »

Social Work in the News – June 6, 2008

News Source: Google News Breast Cancer Program Receives Grant Garden City News – NY, USA There Adelphi’s bilingual social workers, Angela Papalia, LMSW, and Lois Goetz, LMSW, offer social work services for women diagnosed with breast cancer, … Study: Teen’s self-perception more important than popularity KSL-TV – Salt Lake City,UT,USA Licensed clinical social worker Andra Devaiah said, “That really inhibits ... Read More »

Social Work in the News – June 3, 2008

News Source: Google News Former Winnetka principal shares lessons learned from 1988 school … Chicago Tribune – United States Jennifer Dietzler, now a social worker, was a 3rd grader at Hubbard Woods the day of the shooting. She remembered that Streedain entered her classroom, … The Healing Power of Exercise: Four Workouts to let go of Sadness … – ... Read More »

Social Work in the News – May 22, 2008

News Source: Google News Acton will hire a social worker Boston Globe Moore said he hopes the town’s recent decision to hire a social worker will fill a need in this community, where the median household income is $91624 and … Social workers turned away from FLDS ranch CNN ELDORADO, Texas (CNN) — Texas Child Protective Services workers were turned ... Read More »

Social Workers in the News – May 19, 2008

News Source: Google News Navigating sex, drugs and alcohol with your teen Brookline TAB – Needham, MA Panelists include: Jennifer Slonaker, MSW, director of education for Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts; Mark O’Connell, Ph.D., clinical instructor … PTSD: Resources for You and Your Service Member Kitsap Sun (Subscription) – WA “Courage After Fire” by Keith Armstrong, LCSW, Suzanne Best, Ph.D., ... Read More »

Social Work in the News – April 14, 2008

News Source: Google News Caregivers need to care for themselves Contra Costa Times – Walnut Creek, CA Glen Feigelman, LCSW, a social worker at Alameda Hospital, often sees signs of caregiver burnout such as being irritable and resentful; feeling overwhelmed; … Agency foresees deficit Record-Searchlight (subscription) – Redding, CA Caren Wilds, a licensed clinical social worker, said she doesn’t know ... Read More »

Social Work in the News – March 5, 2008

News Source: Google News ACLU Challenges Unlawful Strip Search Over Ibuprofen Allegation In … ACLU (press release) – New York, NY In addition, the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and Rutherford Institute, an international nonprofit civil liberties organization, … College with Confidence The Star-Ledger – – Newark, NJ by Maureen P. Tillman, LCSW What makes transitioning to college ... Read More »

Social Work in the News – February 22, 2008

Go on and get garlic! – Scottsdale, AZ By Kathy Kastan, LCSW, MA ED, and Suzanne Banfield, PhD, with Wendy Leonard and the members of WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart … Monitor: DC social workers overwhelmed following Jacks case Agency social workers are facing caseloads of up to 29 per worker, more than double the ... Read More »

Social Work in the News – February 21, 2008

Take Back Your Life: A New Remedy for Controlling Chronic Conditions The New York Academy of Sciences – New York, NY Patricia Fennell, MSW, LCSW-R, is the CEO of Albany Health Management Associates, Inc., a consultant on chronic illness to Fortune 150 firms and federal … Ready, set, clean! How to find a housekeeper – Scottsdale, AZ Licensed family ... Read More »

Social Work in the News – February 12, 2008

Baba Amte no more Central Chronicle – Bhopal,India Warora (Maharashtra), Feb 9: Eminent social worker Murlidhar Devidas Amte, popularly known as Baba Amte, died Saturday at his Anandvan ashram here. … Elizabeth S. Pingree Concord Monitor – Concord, NH Elizabeth was a dedicated social worker for more than 40 years in a number of settings, including chief social worker at ... Read More »