Upcoming Events

Half-Day Seminar – Friday, November 4th, 2022 (3 CE’s)

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Half-Day Seminar – “Extreme Crisis and Post Critical Incident Intervention” Friday, November 4th, 2022 (3 total CE’s) The Utah Social Work Association is holding our second Half-Day Seminar of 2022. We will have in-person options as well as a virtual attendance option. See details below. Objectives Examine evidence-based mental health practices following potentially traumatizing events (PTE), including risks of further psychological injury.  Learn the differences between defusings, degriefings, and debriefings, as well as when to use informational versus interactive groups. … Read More

Virtual Lunch and Learn – September 21, 2022

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“Psychological Abuse: Implications for Individual and Couples Therapy” (1.0 CE hour ) Learning Objectives   Understanding psychological abuse, definitions and education Education on clinical application and connection of understandings of psychological abuse with individual counseling Education on clinical application and connection with psychological abuse and couples counseling for practice   Presented By Nicole Herway, LCSW Herway Counseling, Trauma and Attachment Therapy www.herwaycounseling.com BIO: Nicole Herway, MSW, LCSW is the founder and owner of Herway Counseling, a trauma and attachment private … Read More

Happy New Year! 2022 President Message

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Greetings UTAHSWA Family and Friends,   I hope this email finds you heappy and healthy. What a very challenging time to be a Social Worker. Thank you so much for all the work you do every day to support others in the community. I wanted to give you a quick update. Over the last few years we have extended memberships complimentary, and opened our CEUs to everyone. In 2022 we will not be offering this, but going back to where … 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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