Upcoming Events

UTAHSWA Virtual Half-Day Intensive 3/18/21 – *Ethics CE*

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“You’re Only Human: The Ethics of Self-Care” Thursday – March 18th, 2021 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM Please join us for this free upcoming Virtual Half-Day Intensive *3.5 Ethics CE credits available* (Free) Objectives: 1.  Describe the difference between burnout and compassion fatigue and why both are important concepts for social workers to understand. 2. Explain the ethical codes that address the need for self-care. 3. Demonstrate at least five self-care tips you can use personally and with your clients. 4. … Read More

UTAHSWA Virtual Lunch and Learn February 24, 2021

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  Utah Social Work Association Join us for another free Virtual Lunch & Learn: “Cancer and the Dreaded “H” Word” Rachal Buchanan, LCSW Objectives 1. Participants will gain a better understanding of how to support cancer patients who are on hospice. 2. Participants will learn about verbiage and ways to communicate with patients who are on hospice. 3. Participants will gain a better understanding of ways to support and work with patients who are on hospice.   BIO Rachal Buchanan … Read More

Announcement – Utah Social Work Association formerly USSWLHC

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Hello, I hope this email finds you safe and well. We certainly are living in challenging times with many changes to the way we do things. The board of the Utah Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care (USSWLHC) wants to let you know of changes to the organization and some important scheduling updates. You may not be aware that USSWLHC is the state chapter of a national organization – Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care (SSWLHC). … Read More

2020 Annual Conference currently is cancelled this year due to Covid-19

We appreciate the support and understanding of the Utah Cultural Celebration Center and look forward to continuing partnership and events with this center.

Utah Cultural Celebration Center

1355 W 3100 S
West Valley City, UT 84119

 

 

Salt Lake Area: Lunch & Learn

We offer a “Lunch & Learn” opportunity for UTAHSWA members and guests. Lunch is provided and there’s a chance to earn some CEU’s. If you are a member, it is all free of charge! For non-members, there is a $5 cost for the event/lunch and the CEU’s.

They will be held on the FOURTH THURSDAY of EVERY MONTH in Salt Lake community locations to be announced and the topics are diverse but always related to all areas of  social work practice.  Currently the Lunch and Learns are on hold due to the Covid-19 pandemic in the Utah area.

If you are interested in speaking at or sponsoring an upcoming Lunch & Learn please contact contact@utahswa.org for more details.

Weber, Davis, Utah County Lunch & Learn

We are expanding Lunch & Learn opportunities to the Weber, Davis, and Utah County areas.  Weber County Lunch & Learn’s are becoming regular with a consistent group of Social Worker’s coordinating these events.  Contact us at contact@utahswa.org if you want to be added to our email list to be notified of these events.

Utah County Lunch & Learns are also in the early stages and if you are interested in helping out with this expansion, contact us at contact@utahswa.org

Half-Day Intensives: Lunch & Learn

Due to Covid-19 we have suspended the half day events at specific locations.  We might be able to coordinate these and make them into an online format for participation and credit.  More details to follow if these can be coordinated or if circumstances change in the community where we are able to safely hold the events at an actual location.

We hold two Half-Day Intensives each year at various locations in the community.  If you are interested in assisting, hosting, or sponsoring a half-day (3.0 CEU’s) conference in a specific area of social work, please contact us at contact@utahswa.org, at this time the 2020 Half Day’s will be held in May 2020 and October 2020, Locations and dates/details to be announced

 

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