Social Workers’ Joint Action of Three-Three for Community-Based Pandemic Prevention and Control in Hubei

  Social Workers’ “Joint Action of Three-Three for Community-Based Pandemic Prevention and Control” in Hubei   Prepared by: Prof. Qin Qin, Sociology Department of Wuhan University of Technology   As COVID-19 hit Hubei, the CPC Central Committee decisively started the “extraordinary mode” of the Spring Festival, turning the traditional holiday into a critical window period…

Interdisciplinary Remote Networking: Social Work Involvement in the COVID-19 Outbreak Aid in China

  Interdisciplinary Remote Networking: Social Work Involvement in the COVID-19 Outbreak Aid in China   Prepared by Zhihong Yu, Qiqi Chen, Guanghuai Zheng, Yuhong Zhu[1],   The COVID-19 pandemic, as today’s catastrophic threat to humanity, has sparked outbreak around the world. We`ve seen community spread quickly in areas outside China, and the figures of infection…

How we hold emotional connection during a time of social distance online in Advanced Clinical Social Work Practice with Groups

  How we hold emotional connection during a time of social distance online in Advanced Clinical Social Work Practice with Groups   Prepared by: Dr. Heidi Heft LaPorte, Associate Professor, Barry University School of Social Work   In our sudden shift from face to face to an online course, Advanced Clinical Social Work Practice with…

Sharing Our Stories:  Making Visible Social Work’s Contribution to the COVID-19 Outbreak

Sharing Our Stories:  Making Visible Social Work’s Contribution to the COVID-19 Outbreak   Dear members of IASSW and friends of social work, We hope you are all well, even if you are dealing with the unprecedented demands of COVID-19 on our families, friends, communities and service users. The corona virus has now penetrated virtually every…

SWESD2020 Conference Postponement – November 8/11, 2020

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, colleagues & friends The organizers of the SWESD2020 have carefully observed the situation regarding the COVID-19 outbreak in Italy and in Europe. We were constantly evaluating press releases and other official information from relevant authorities like WHO, Italian Ministry of Health, etc., which we are in contact with. Currently our two…

Final Countdown! Deadline March 31st 2020 – The EASSW encourage to participate on IASSW – World Census of Social Work Education Programs – 2020 Directory 31st March 2020

Final Countdown! Deadline March 31st 2020 – The EASSW encourage to participate on IASSW – World Census of Social Work Education Programs – 2020 Directory 31st March 2020   International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) encourage all Social Workers/Social Work Educators to participate in the IASSW – World Census of Social Work Education…

Culturally Relevant Social Work in Oceania: Practice, Education and Research Symposium

Culturally Relevant Social Work in Oceania: Practice, Education and Research Symposium   Press Release The Social Work Regional Resource Centre of Oceania (SWRROC) initiated the Culturally Relevant Social Work in Oceania: Practice, Education and Research Symposium, held 18th – 19th February 2020, hosted at the University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji. The Australia Association…