Annual Conference

NASW Arizona Virtual Conference November 5th and 6th

About this Event

Now, more than ever, social workers are serving our communities on the front lines. The National Association of Social Workers, Arizona Chapter (NASWAZ) invites you to lead in supporting our social work professionals by sponsoring our 2020 NASWAZ Conference. This year's conference will be held virtually on Thursday November 5th and Friday, November 6, 2020. This year's theme is "Social Workers Make a Difference!"

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NASW AZ 2020 Conference Agenda

Recorded total CEUs = 30

November 5th:

8:00 AM – Welcome

8:15am-9:45am: MORNING SESSION: 1.5 CEUs Keynote Joanne Cacciatore 9:45am-10:00am: Live Exhibit Hall

10:00 AM - 11:30AM (Social Workers Value Competence) A1 – A3: 1.5 CEUs ethics

A1: Licensure 101- ABBHE Executive Director, Tobi Zavala A2: Indigenous Health Gap – Chris Sharp

A3: Professional Wills—Jessica Holton

11:30-12:00PM: Live Exhibit Hall

12:00 PM – 1 PM Social Work Honorees Presentation

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM (Social Workers Value Dignity and Worth of Individuals) B1 – B3: 1.5 CEUs diversity/cultural competency

B1: Trauma informed collaborative practice: Supporting relational trauma survivors- Bianca Harper B2: Cultural Humility (Part 1) - Indigenous Vision

B3: Immigration Issues of the Southwest- Panel

2:30pm-3:00pm: Live Exhibit Hall

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM (Social Workers Embody Integrity) C 1 – C3: 1.5 CEUs diversity/cultural competency

C 1: LGBTQ Substance use/abuse -Tasha Mendoza

C2: Cultural Humility (Part 2) - Indigenous Vision C3: Social Work Leadership-Katie Mommarts

November 6:

8:00 AM – 9:00am: MORNING SESSION: 1 CEU Keynote: Josh Hurand

9:00am-9:30am: (0.5 CEUs) Guided Self-Care Education 9:30am-10:00am: Live Exhibit Hall

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM (Social Workers Value Service) A1 – A3: 1.5 CEUs ethics

A1: Telehealth Ethics -Ruby Rideout and Vincent Fricano

A2: Social Justice Ethics: Where we are now post election - Deborah Corey A3: Self-Care for Resilience in Uncertain Times – Alden Carroll

11:30-12:30pm: Live Exhibit Hall

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM (Social Workers Recognize the Importance of Human Relationships) B1 – B3: 1.5 CEUs diversity/cultural competency

B1: Clinical and Self-Care creative expression – Elizabeth Athens B2: Child Welfare- Macro Perspective – Judy Krysik

B3: Empathy Across the Lifespan- Melanie Reyes, MSW, and Elizabeth A. Segal, PhD

2:00pm-2:30pm: Live Exhibit Hall

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM (Social Workers Value Social Justice) 1.5 CEUs

C 1: LGBTQ Population (Transgender Care) – Isaac Akapnitis & Panel

C2: The Two Pandemics: COVID and Racism -Chandra Crudup

C3: The Importance of Self Care for Social Workers- Stephanie Keefe

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