Social Justice Committee


NASWVT Chapter 0 1255
Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion are embedded in social work mission and values. While we can see progress in our society and within our profession, we know there is much more work to be done. This committee will identify, explore, and take action on a limited number of specific issues to meaningfully impact our Chapter, clients, and...

Trauma 101

NASWVT Chapter 0 63
Rebecca Day, LICSW This workshop has been approved for 2 formal CEUs by NASW VT. Approval #1033 This training is meant for new clinician or case managers who want to gain a better understanding of trauma and its impacts on the mind and body. The goal is to provide basic knowledge of trauma, systems of trauma, the ACE study, and how to respond in a more trauma sensitive way   Objectives ...

Trauma-Responsive Approaches for Mental Health Professionals

NASWVT Chapter 0 96
In this workshop participants will move beyond a general understanding of trauma and basic trauma-informed model to a more trauma-responsive, resilient approach.   Participants will be able to : § Describe the impacts of toxic stress and identify the underlying causes of behavioral responses § Practice elevating the dialogue around trauma to shift the perspective away from a...

Social Work Practice with Transgender and Gender Diverse Youth


NASWVT Chapter 0 112
Brandy Brown, LCSW 2 Clinical CEs approved by NASW Maine - .5 of these CEs are obtained by watching a video prior to the workshop There is an acute need for social workers to have clinical competency working with transgender and gender diverse youth. Family acceptance and mental health disparities can pose clear challenges to your client. Brandy will review updated MIYHS Data, identify...

Committee on Aging

NASWVT Chapter 0 143
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