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It’s National Social Work Month
March is National Social Work Month! To honor this holiday, the NASW launched the “Elevate Social Work” campaign, which will run throughout the month. Through the campaign, the NASW aims to educate the public about this important profession and how social workers contribute to society.

Good Materials to Study for The Social Work Licensure Exam
All professional social workers are capable of passing the social work licensure exam, and yet, not every social worker passes the exam on the first attempt. The licensing exams are designed to be tricky for even the best social workers to pass. In order to pass, social workers need to be prepared for the test itself.

How Do I Get My Social Work License
In today’s modern job market, getting a degree in social work is an excellent choice for anyone looking for a career in human services. With social workers in high demand and the labor market for them continuing to grow over the next 10 years, social workers will find many opportunities throughout the country.

The World Needs You: Social Worker Demand Increasing Across the Globe
There’s never been a better time to enter the social work profession. With marginalized and vulnerable populations needing support around the world, the social work profession is better equipped than any other to help them. And now, governments everywhere are stepping up and taking notice of the gifts social workers bring.

Celebrate and Take Action For the Final Social Work Grand Challenge
Over the past year, we’ve enjoyed taking part in The AASWSW’s Social Work Grand Challenges. Each month of 2018, The AASWSW has shared an important social challenge in America. As social workers, we’re ready to do our part and take action!

Why Continuing Education Courses are Important After Getting Your License
After you got your license, there’s no doubt you breathed a sigh of relief and happiness. After years of school, followed by additional hours logged studying to pass the exam, it’s a breath of fresh air when the worries about high pressure testing situations are over.

Social Work’s New Grand Challenge Takes on Finances
With just two Social Work Grand Challenges to go, we’re in the home stretch. Get pumped up and ready to take action, because the November challenge is an important one! This month, we’ll be focusing on helping Americans of all income levels develop more stable finances.

The Impact of Social Media on Our Youth
Mental health clinicians and students who work with youth or parents often wonder about how social media impacts the development of our youngest members of society.

Promote Equality With New Social Work Grand Challenge
Our Grand Challenge for October is here, and it’s one that impacts families, children, and working adults all around America. This month, we’re going to be looking at financial inequality in America, particularly as it impacts impoverished Americans, and what we can do as social workers to change this discouraging trend.

Grand Challenge #9: Promote Smart Decarceration
It’s September, and if you’re a social work student you’re most likely coming back to school after your summer break. If you’re a practitioner, you might be returning from a great vacation. Hopefully, you’ve been following along with the Social Work Grand Challenges throughout the summer months and are ready to rise up for our new September call to action!