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Update on Licensing: Reports from State Agencies Show Significant Challenges as Exemptions from Licensing Law End in 2013

Message from the Executive Director When NASW-NYC set out to draft legislation for social work licensing in the early 1990s, a guiding vision was that clients who received services needed to be assured that agency staff were properly educated and … Continue reading

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Maximizing Your Resources for Job Search Success

What Every New Professional Should Know* Navigating Your First Social Work Job Search Most new professionals enter the work force idealistic and eager to apply theories carefully studied during years of graduate school. As NASW has long asserted, however, many … Continue reading

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Professional Advocacy On Behalf of the Profession at Both the Federal and State Levels of Government

Message From The Executive Director Social work is an extraordinarily important profession in New York and the United States, and it is NASW’s job to make certain that policy makers understand our contributions to society and the challenges that we … Continue reading

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