outlines how diversity constitutes the intersection of many factors, including: age, class, color, culture, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, immigration status, political ideology, race, religion, sex, and sexual orientation.
The social work profession, including NASW and CSWE
, has contributed to ratification efforts but must play a more significant role by campaigning for the CRC at the state level.
In 1954, CSWE
established anti-racism policies that specifically addressed non-discriminatory practices in schools of social work (Council on Social Work Education [CSWE
In another initiative, NASW collaborated with CSWE
, NADD, and BPD to host the 2005 Social Work Congress, a milestone event, which on March 18 convened more than 400 social work leaders from across the United States to articulate imperatives for the profession over the next decade.
With reference to the accreditation requirements for the BSW programs in North America, all undergraduate students are required to complete a minimum standard hours (ranging from 400 to 700 hours) of field education for the BSW degree (CASSW, 2002; CSWE
To document the change process undergone by a group of teachers who were working through a process of changing from a proficiency-oriented curriculum based on the Australian Second Language Proficiency Ratings (ASLPR) to a competency-oriented curriculum based on the CSWE
The text is designed to explicitly meet new CSWE
and EPAS standards.
8220;To be invited to assist the country of China in developing a professional work force of social workers to meet the needs of its people is a great honor,” said Darla Spence Coffey, president of CSWE
Given that CSWE
has stated that accredited social work programs must ensure that students meet competencies, these short-term study abroad programs can help demonstrate achievement of Competency 2.
I agreed to do so because I thought that there should be a forum for social work researchers to exchange ideas and to present research papers without watering them down, as appeared to be the trend in social work publications and organizations such as NASW and CSWE
The addition of international service learning programs in schools of social work provides educators and administrators alike with an exceptional opportunity to address the challenge of implementing different modes of course content delivery that follow the guidelines of the CSWE
core competencies (CSWE