A light in the darkest time

A light in the darkest time By Liu Xiaoan, Good Companion Response Team, Wuhan, China Email: liu.xiaoan@qq.com “My mother was up all night. What can I do? Please help her. We can’t wait any longer!” This is one of the messages from online groups seeking help during the COVID-19 pandemic in Wuhan, the epicenter of…

During COVID-19 Outbreak, School of Social Work At China Women’s University Cooperated with Professional Social Organizations to Provide Community Services

During COVID-19 Outbreak, School of Social Work At China Women’s University Cooperated with Professional Social Organizations to Provide Community Services Prepared by Miao Yan Mei (Associate Professor) School of Social Work At China Women’s University Under the guidance and with the financial support of the China Association for Social Work Education (CASWE), the School of…

IASSW Online General Assembly 2020

 IASSW Online General Assembly 2020 IASSW held its Online General Assembly 2020 on July 30, 2020. It was attended by many members and Board of Directors of IASSW from all five continents/ across the world. Prof. Annamaria Campanini who will continue her presidency in the next 4 years (2020-2024) thanked all executive committees and board…

International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW): Elections 2020 Results

IASSW Elections 2020 – Results Many Congratulations to IASSW newly elected board members for 4 years of term (2020-2024)   President Annamaria Campanini (re-elected) from Italy More details : https://bit.ly/2PdHcxs   Secretary Barbara Shank (re-elected) from USA More details :https://bit.ly/2EF5hLD Member –at-Large: Member at- Large-: Jessica Hanna JÖNSSON from Sweden More details : https://bit.ly/30eoCeB     Maria…

Responding to vulnerable people: Emergency social work practice in nursing homes in Wuhan, China  

Responding to vulnerable people: Emergency social work practice in nursing homes in Wuhan, China Prepared by Yan Huang, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, School of Health, Fujian Medical University Jingrong Chen, MSW, Department of Social Work, School of Sociology and Anthropology, Xiamen University Since January this year, China has been shrouded in the shadow…

Online Social Work Services to Physicians and Nurses Working in Temporary Quarantine Hospitals in Tianjin, China

You are Here for All of Us, We are Here for You: Online Social Work Services to Physicians and Nurses Working in Temporary Quarantine Hospitals in Tianjin, China Prepared by Yang Yunjuan, Wang Miao Department of Social Work, Tianjin University of Technology, China Background: With the outbreak of COVID-19, China adopted the strongest epidemic policies.…