also embraces the Principle that care is coordinated and integrated across the care continuum.
The second major NASW
Code of Ethics was adopted in 1979.
In short, social workers must be competent in values and ethics, knowledge, assessment, and empowerment and advocacy as laid out in the NASW
practice standards documents to effectively support implementation of the HHS changes.
Eldridge also received the 2011 Public Elected Official of the Year Award from the NASW
Until 1979 the NASW
Code of Ethics (1960) was only one page with 14 aspirational statements.
In the past, the partnership between NASW
and school social work has been strong.
If possible breaches of ethical standards have been identified at the review or publication process, the NASW
Press may notify the author and bring the ethics issue to the attention of the appropriate professional body or other authority.
The decision of Elizabeth Clark and the NASW
staff to censor Midgley's editorial was the catalyst for an unprecedented number of people reading material that would normally go unread.
Each chapter also contains case examples and an overview of the related standards from the NASW
Code of Ethics.
In 1994 as Co-Chair of a NASW
regional symposium, I did a workshop called "Administrative Ethics, an Oxymoron or a Paradigm Waiting to be Shifted?
Standards for Social Work Practice in Palliative and End of Life Care is supplied in the appendix.
According to an NASW
press release, Clark "stressed the importance of having a professionally trained mental health workforce; providing accountability; supporting equal access to services; guaranteeing separation of church and state; and maintaining government responsibility within any faith-based initiative.