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October 2016 - Chicago District Update

Grisel Rodriguez Morales, MSW, LCSW


The Business of Social Work – October 20, 2016 | Lisle, IL

Earn 7.0 CEUs at the Business of Social Work: 2016 NASW Illinois Chapter Conference. This is taking place Thursday, October 20, 2016, at the Hilton Lisle. Choose from over 10 workshops that will help you start a practice, grow your business, and become a leader. With sessions on ethics and cultural competency, there's something for everyone. Register today!


Join the Second Cohort of the Supervisory Leader in Aging Program and Earn 30 CEUs!

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is excited to launch the Supervisory Leaders in Aging (SLA) program with generous funding from the John A. Hartford Foundation. Supervisory Leaders in Aging is designed to improve the delivery of health care and social services to older adults by strengthening the supervision of staff providing direct social services to older adults and their families. This innovative professional development program will be implemented as an educational offering providing 30 continuing education units (CEUs), including three units in cultural competency.  Participants must be available to attend trainings beginning in March 2017. Trainings will consist of five full-day workshops (6 hours each day, 30 hours total). 

·         Read more about the program here: http://www.naswil.org/news/chapter-news/featured/join-the-second-cohort-of-the-supervisory-leader-in-aging-program-and-earn-30-ceus/

·         Apply directly to the program here: https://supervisoryleadersinaging.wufoo.com/forms/application/



Nominations are now being accepted for the annual 2017 NASW Illinois Chapter Social Work Awards.  We are searching for outstanding individuals whose work has supported the social work profession and the people it serves in four award categories: Social Worker of the Year, Lifetime Achievement Award, Public Citizen of the Year, and Emerging Leader. Deadline: Tuesday, January 17, 2017

·         Read more about the award requisites here: http://www.naswil.org/news/chapter-awards/

·         Submit a nomination here: https://naswil.wufoo.com/forms/2017-social-work-awards-nomination-form/



The Chicago District welcomes the following new NASW members:

Carlee Bieritz

Ashton Borden

Cristen Brossok

Kathryn Budney

Julia Burke

Caitlyn Clark

Johneece Cobb

Ana Cruz

Megan Degroot

Leslie Ellis

Samantha Giovannetti

Toba Goldfeder

Jasmine Gonzalez

Joanne Gordon

Jennifer Graham

Colleen Gwarnicki

Mark Hansen

McKayla Hayse

Samantha Hill

Christina Hoffstrom

Kasey Huff

Madeline Huzenis

Myasar Ihmud

Alyssa Kelly

Rebecca Kieffer

Jarrett Langfitt

Caitlin Liddle

Jennifer Logston

Carolyn Margrave

Thomas McCann

Teola Mccaskill

Brandy McDonald

Anastasia Norville

Lisa Raciak

Denise Ramirez

Elisabeth Ramsey

Courtney Rhoades

Susan Rizzato

Liceth Robles

Jenna Schloss

Rachel Sebourn

Michelle Senay-Sanchez

Cherrelle Shaw

Lauren Strohm

Lynn Tadda

Rebecca E Tenzer

Amanda Thomas-Paul

Terri Treiman

Randi Valerious

Amy Wiedmann

Joy Wolf

Posted on 09/29/16 at 06:21 AM


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