December 2013 - Jane Addams District Update

As Jane Addams District Chair, it is my goal to increase professional interactions and collegiality between fellow Jane Addams District members. I hope to help develop a vibrant local professional community of social workers who can share ideas and increase » MORE

NASW Practice Alert: Major Changes in 2014 for Clinical Social Workers

A new practice alert, “Major Changes in 2014 for Clinical Social Workers,” is available for members. There are four major changes listed which will impact reimbursement for clinical social workers.  The changes are in the area of the CMS-1500 Form, » MORE

2014 Legislative/Social Policy Agenda

The NASW Illinois Chapter's 2014 Legislative/Social Policy Agenda was approved the NASW Illinois Chapter Board of Directors on Friday, November 15, 2013. The agenda will guide the chapter legislative and policy advocacy work during the coming year.    NASW Illinois » MORE

November 2013 - Student Network SIG Update

Join us this FRIDAY in Chicago for the Student Network SIG: Fall Bar Night The Fall Bar Night will be Friday, November 15, 2013, from 5:00 to 8:00pm at Frontier near the Division Blue Line stop. Cash bar. When: Friday, November » MORE

2013 NASW Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference: Day Three

I was struck by comments from conference attendees about how professional this year’s event was, how nice the conference hotel, or how rich the offerings in the Exhibit Hall. Frankly, this should not be a surprise but rather an expectation » MORE

2013 NASW Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference: Day Two

We pride ourselves of having a mix of both practitioners and academic presenters at the chapter statewide conferences. This was again evident by the variety of workshops offered on day two of the conference. Day two also was the first » MORE

2013 NASW Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference: Day One

Resiliency, acceptance, patriotism, and service. These words were embedded in the message of our 2013 NASW Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference Opening Plenary Speaker Melissa Stockwell. Losing her left leg in a roadside bomb on April 13, 2004, Melissa described her » MORE

November 2013 - West Central District Update

November 2013 - Jane Addams District Update

Greetings!  Please plan to join us for the following upcoming events. .

New Clinical Social Work and Social Work Practice Act Rule Changes that Strengthen the Profession

  UPDATE: An FAQ regarding the licensure changes has been created. Click here for the FAQ.    Social work regulation protects the public by establishing the qualifications that a professional must possess. On behalf of the NASW Illinois Chapter, I » MORE
UPCOMING EVENTS
  • 11-20-17

    The Pink Elephant: Let’s Talk About It! (Chicago)

  • 11-20-17

    Sharpen Your Interview Skills (Chicago)

  • 11-21-17

    Responding to the Opioid Crisis (Chicago)

  • 11-27-17

    Biopsychosocial Social Work: What, Why, and How (Chicago)

  • 11-28-17

    The What, Where, How, and Why of SBIRT (Chicago)

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