Welcome to the Proceedings of NACSW’s 63rd Annual Convention
Atlanta, GA • October 17-20, 2013
Below you will find a conference proceedings comprised of a sampling of materials presented during workshops and poster sessions during its Convention 2013 in Atlanta, GA on October 17-20, 2013.
The papers and PowerPoint presentations in these proceedings did not undergo a formal editing process. Entries are arranged according to the convention tracks used to organize the program at Convention 2013.
Views expressed by presenters are entirely their own and do not necessarily reflect those of NACSW. Being selected to present a workshop in no way implies NACSW’s endorsement or certification of presenters’ qualification, ability, or proficiency to practice social work or integrate faith and social work.
Direct Practice: Individual
Welcome Home Project: Breaking The Cycle Of Recidivism•Keziah Harmon & Arlene Brown
Ideas To Curb School Suicide And Violence•Linda Openshaw
Direct Practice: Groups
DME Loaner Closet: Program Design•Darla Bailey
First Responders•Darla Bailey
Girls On The Streets: Church And State Support For Street Girls In Ghana•Rose Korang-Okrah
Admin & Work
Christian Social Workers As Leaders Amidst Change•David A. Lundberg
Technology & Social Work
Social Work Education
Dialogue Journals: A Supervision Tool To Enhance Reflective Practice And Faith Integration•Stacy Jensen-Hart, Gina Shuttleworth, Jodi Davis
Challenges And Opportunities For Online Graduate Social Work Education•Tracey M. Phillips
Professional Relationships, Values And Ethics
How The New Identity In Christ Nurtures Social Workers’ Faith And Character•Vanessa Hunn And Willie Elliott