Check Out All Your NASW Membership
Did you know that as a member, you get:
- discounts on cruises, vacations, and rental cars
- office supplies and furniture
- free or discounted CE workshops
- access to scholarships
- ethics consultations
- free networking opportunities
For a list of ALL your NASW Benefits, click HERE!
Celebrate 2015 Pride Festival
Join NASW-NJ on Sunday June 7, 2015 to celebrate the 24th
Festival in Asbury Park.
The festival will have music and live entertainment all day. NASW-NJ
will have a table so stop by and say hello!
June 7, 2015
Noon to 7pm – Rain or Shine!
Asbury Park, NJ
Please visit http://www.jerseypride.org/
for more information.
Hope to see you there!
PQRS 2015 Webinar and
Exclusive for NASW-NJ Members
Friday, June 12, 2015
12:00 - 1:30 pm
Topic: PQRS 2015 for Clinical Social Workers
Presenter: Mirean Coleman, LICSW, CT
Mirean Coleman, Senior Practice Associate from NASW
National will be presenting on
PQRS in 2015 for NASW-NJ
Members only. It is a FREE question and answer session for NASW
members. You are invited to join the discussion, ask questions, and
make comments. This webinar will provide information on reporting
requirements for Medicare providers.
NOTE: Please review the following documents before the webinar.
We recommend printing them and using them as a reference. Mirean
Coleman will be referring to these documents during the call. (You will
need your Member ID and password to access them).
Requirements for PQRS 2015 for Individual Measures Used by Clinical
New in PQRS 2015 for Clinical Social Workers
2015 Frequently Asked Questions by Clinical Social Workers
To sign up, click HERE.
½ Price CE Courses in June!
Click on the titles for information & to register
for these 2-CEU
6th- Ethical and Historical Perspectives on Modern Adoption
Practices (North Brunswick)
11th- Brain Research on Memory and Recall: Collaborating with
15th- Innovations for Treating Childhood Trauma: Practices for
Culturally Sensitive Treatment (Whippany)
16th- Compassionate Care of Terminally Ill Children and Their
16th- Working with Immigrants: Some Things Social Work School May
Not Have Taught You! (Bordentown)
Join Us for Annual Housing Lobby
Day in Trenton
Lobby Day is an opportunity to:
Have a stronger voice by connecting with others in
the housing and community development sector.
Tour the State House and get an insider's view of
the legislative process from where it all happens.
Hone your advocacy skills and learn tricks of the
trade for communicating with decision-makers.
Witness democracy in action by attending legislative
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Lobby Day is FREE, but registration is required. Even if you can
only attend part of the day, please RSVP to Renee Koubiadis, NASW-NJ
Advocacy Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 732-296-8070 x 14.
Upcoming Test Prep Courses
The courses below are being held in North Brunswick.
Cost for all test prep courses:
NASW Member- $110.00
Click on the title for more information & to
– Clinical Test Prep on June 18
– Masters Test Prep on June 21
– Masters Test Prep on July 18
– Masters Test Prep on August 15
– Clinical Test Prep on August 28
Click on the image above for more
Volunteer as a Unit Leader and
Receive Great Benefits!
We need Leaders for these Units:
benefit of becoming a Unit leader: you can earn vouchers for free CEUs
through our Incentive Program.
We are always looking for additional Steering Committee
Members for all of the Units. As a member of the Steering Committee you
would assist your Unit in planning and hosting meetings, participate in
service projects for your community, and welcome new members to the
If you would like information on how to become a Unit Leader or would
like to be on a Steering Committee, please contact Christina Mina at email@example.com or by phone
Private Practice Special Interest
Group (PPSIG) Meetings in June
Click on the PPSIG names for information & to
June 8th - Mercer/Burlington
(meets in Lawrenceville)
June 8th - North/Central
(meets in Bridgewater)
Topic: Sex and Music; Presenter: Ruth Goldsmith, MSW, LCSW
June 18th - Atlantic/Cape
May/Cumberland (meets in Somers Point)
Topic: Drug & Alcohol Addiction; Speaker: David Greenspun
June 19th - Middlesex
(meets in North Brunswick)
June 23rd- Bergen
(meets in Teaneck)
Topic: Healing the Healer- Prevent and Overcome Compassion Fatigue;
Speaker: Loren Gellberg-Goff, LCSW, CHt
If you are in Private Practice or are interested in
Private Practice related issues and would like to be added to one of
the 9 locally based PPSIGs that meet around the state, send an email to
the name of the group you would like to join. For a list of
PPSIGs, click here.
Clinical Supervision Courses
Clinical Supervision - 3-day
Courses (North Brunswick)
(20 Clinical CEUs, including 5 Ethics and 3 Social and
Cultural Competence CEUs)
Instructor: Patricia O’Dell, LCSW
Cost for these courses:
NASW Member - $275.00
Non-Member - $350.00
NASW Gold Card Member - $250.00
June 5-7, 2015 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Info, Cost and Registration HERE
August 21-23, 2015 from 9:00 am -
5:00 pm each day
Info, Cost and Registration HERE
Give the Gift of NASW Membership
Share your appreciation for NASW and its benefits with
your family, friends, students and colleagues.
Give the Gift of Membership for Graduation, Birthdays, Christmas, or
Hanukkah. For information or to Give a Gift of Membership, contact
Hendryx, Membership Coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org
or 732.296.8070 x18).
It may be the best gift you’ll ever give.
Save the Date! Help Us Celebrate
Our 45th Anniversary!
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Join us for our Annual Membership Celebration and
Installation of 2015-2016 Board Members.
Students are encouraged to attend and learn about the
benefits of NASW Membership!
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