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.…

Community’s Online and Offline Interdisciplinary SMPC Model in Shaanxi, China

Community’s Online and Offline Interdisciplinary SMPC Model in Shaanxi, China Prepared by Ying Liu Associate Professor, Northwest University, Shaanxi, China   The outbreak of Covid-19 in 2020 has impacted different walks of life including individuals, groups and organizations in China. To address social challenges under the state of emergency, the active participation and professional assistance…

IASSW General Assembly 2020

IASSW: Register for Online General Assembly

IASSW: Register for Online General Assembly IASSW Members, You are invited to a Zoom meeting. When: Jul 30, 2020 12:00 PM Rome Register in advance for this meeting: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUpdeuoqjsqHN11TWklih3puNmUB1Uvqw9V After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Note:  All reports are available on IASSW website, Please visit : https://www.iassw-aiets.org/conferences-events/iassw-general-assembly/  

Biographies for the Encyclopedia

Biographies for the Encyclopedia   To: IASSW Members From:  Lynne Healy, member, Editorial Board, Encyclopedia of Social Work Online RE:  Biographies for the Encyclopedia I am writing to ask for your help in identifying past leaders in social work from around the world for possible inclusion in an important reference work, the Encyclopedia of Social…

COVID-19 AND SOCIAL WORK: A COLLECTION OF COUNTRY REPORTS

COVID-19 AND SOCIAL WORK: A COLLECTION OF COUNTRY REPORTS   IASSW draws your attention to a compilation of country reports on the COVID-19 pandemic which it is hosting on the website to provide access to as many people as possible to this resource: https://www.iassw-aiets.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/IASSW-COVID-19-and-Social-Work-Country-Reports-Final-1.pdf China Country briefing on the role of social work during the COVID-19…