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THIS IS A LIVE THREE-FRIDAY EVENT - SESSIONS WILL BE RECORDED* FOR VIEWING BY REGISTRANTS ONLY
Access for each session will be emailed one week before the live session date.
If you register after January 27, access to session recordings will be emailed to you the Friday morning after you register.
If you register after 7 a.m. CST the day of a live session, we cannot guarantee that you will receive that day's session access. Please register early!
Visit https://naswmn.socialworkers.org/Events/Annual-Conference for full details about presenters and to access the virtual conference flier.
NASW-MN 2023 Winter Virtual Conference: Winter’s Brightest Ideas
3 Fridays highlighting social work practice and research in Minnesota
January 27, February 3 & February 10 - 9:00am-4:00pm CST16.5 CEUs through live training and independent learning*Schedule At A Glance
(All times posted are in Central Time Zone)Day 1 - January 27 // 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (5.5 CEUs)9 AM - 10:15 AM Evidence-Based Practice from an Equity Lens: Challenges and Opportunities - Nancy M Fitzsimmons, PhD, MSW, LISW
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Climate Change and Mental Health: Social Work’s Responsibility to People and the Planet - Dr. Leah Prussia, DSW, LICSW (session not recorded)
12:00PM - 1:15 PM Three - 20 min sessions with Q/A
-Student surveillance is not Social Work: Student monitoring and social work ethics - Dr. Ceema Samimi
-Safety is Communal: Applying Polyvagal Theory to Conversations about Public Safety - Abbie Shain, MSW, LICSW
-Fairweather Model – Empowering Diverse Clients Living with Severe Persistent Mental Illness - Rosmarie Dauth, MSW, LGSW, LADC
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM Applying WHO’s Community Social Determinants of Health Framework to Critical Conversations in Anti-Oppressive Practice - Dr. Rebecca Hoffman, DSW, MSW, LISW
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM The Call to Serve - Gregg LevoyDay 2 - February 3 // 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (5.5 CEUs)9 AM - 10:15 AM Spanked: How Hitting Our Children is Harming Ourselves - Christina Erickson, PhD, LISW
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Are we Competent for the work? - Katy Amendariz, MSW, LICSW & Nick Zeimet, MSW, LICSW
12:00PM - 1:15 PM Three - 20 min sessions with Q/A
-Peer Support Model in Schools - Denise Moody, MSW, LICSW
-Exploring the Stories of Minnesota Mothers to Improve Minnesota Maternal Health Outcomes - Jennifer Andrashko, MSW, LICSW
-Nothing about us, without us: images and stories from violence to healing in Mexico - Carliene Quist, MSW
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM Power and Liberation in the Psychotherapeutic Relationship - Silvia Dutchevici, MA, LCSW & Michael Madormo, M.Ed, LMSW
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Beyond the DSM: Returning to Social Work Values and Social Justice in Clinical Assessment - Sharyn DeZelar, PhD, MSW, LICSW & Lisa Borneman, DSW, MSW, LICSW
Day 3 February 10 // 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (5.5 CEUs)9 AM - 10:15 AM Scattered and Worthy – Self-Acceptance as Self-Care for the Neurodiverse Social Worker - Jamie-Sue Peterson, MSW, LICSW
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Addressing Religious Trauma in Clinical Practice - George Dupuy, DSW, LICSW
12:00PM - 1:15 PM NASW-MN Update on the Profession - Social Work Interstate Compact, Exams, silos & partnerships, and more! - Dr. Karen Goodenough & NASW Leaders
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM Allyship or Accomplice: How to take allyship to the next level - Jeni Kolstad, MSW, LICSW
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Worldview Reflections as a Decolonizing Methodology: Internal Family Systems as Justice-Doing - Dr Susan L Herrmaan, MSW, LICSW, Dr. Susan Auger, MSW & Dr. Suzan McVicker, Ph.D. MA, LPCFor detailed information about sessions and presenters please visit https://naswmn.socialworkers.org/Events/Annual-Conference.
Winter Virtual Conference All-Access Channel
View everything you missed - for months after the session! Catch up on virtual conference recordings through our All-Access Channel - on your own time, and at your own pace! All virtual conference sessions will be recorded and available for viewing through March 31, 2023.
Can't attend live conference dates? No problem!
You can still register to get admission to the Winter Virtual All-Access Channel! Catch up on content through recorded sessions** OR earn independent learning CEUs*!
NASW Student Member - $15
NASW Retired Member - $50
NASW Regular Members - $75
Not-Yet-Members - $150
NASW Members save up to $135 on registration! Join NASW today, and save! www.joinNASW.org
Pricing includes access to:
All 3 live conference dates
Winter Virtual Conference All-Access Channel to catch up on session recordings through end of March**
Sponsor Resources Folder, filled with useful materials from sponsoring organizations
Up to 16.5 CEUs available through live training OR more through independent learning!*
Student and Retired Pricing only applies to NASW Student Members and NASW Retired Members, respectively.
Registration Deadlines and Cancellation/Refund Policies
Registration: Registration open through 11:59 p.m. CST on Thursday, February 9th. Register by January 25th to ensure that you have the link for the first session. To ensure timely processing of your registration, please register online. We recommend using a personal e-mail address (not a work or school e-mail address) to prevent filtering/blocking of conference-related communications by your organization's servers. Mail-in and phone registrations will be accepted.
Payment: Credit card payment required at time of online registration. We do not accept American Express. Checks payable to NASW-MN can be mailed to PO Box 92, Backus, MN 56435. Call 651-293-1935 ext. 1 to register and pay by phone. Registration and payment must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, January 25 in order to guarantee receipt of access/materials prior to conference start.
Refunds & Cancellations: No refunds or cancellations after 11:59 p.m. on Monday, January 23. Read our Refund and Cancellation Policy. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
*Check with the regulatory board in the state(s) where you are licensed to learn how this event can be counted towards your licensure requirements.
**Recordings only available to conference registrants.