NASW Nevada Chapter

Welcome to NASW-Nevada Chapter

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Upcoming Events

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Man Down: The Crisis Among Men and How to Help Them Come Back to Real Life

In this presentation, Brad discusses why men either seem to be too hard or too soft, leading them to acting out in toxic ways. He will share why this may be happening and how social workers can help them return to or create a state of balance which allows them to be happier, more productive, less abusive, and more engaged in healthy living.


Saturday, June 29, 2019

9:00am-12:00pm


TrueCare Treatment Center

2340 Paseo Del Prado - D-110 

Las Vegas, NV 89102 

REGISTER HERE!
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Northern Region Networking Event

Friday, July 12, 2019 

6:00-8:00pm


Little Waldorf Saloon

1661 N. Virginia St

Reno, NV 89503


FREE for NASW-NV Members

$15 for Non-Members

REGISTER HERE!
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Southern Region Networking Event

Friday, July 12th 

6:00-8:00pm


Sierra Gold

1341 E. Warm Springs Ave

Las Vegas, NV 89119


FREE for NASW-NV Members

$15 for Non-Members

REGISTER HERE!
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October 21-22 at the Palace Station Hotel & Casino-Las Vegas

Two locations, One Conference, One State, One Chapter - 20 CEUs

As part of our ongoing efforts to unite the mental health profession in Nevada, we are mixing it up this year by splitting the NASW-NV conference into two locations. The spring location was held May 22nd-23rd in Reno, Nevada and the fall location will be held October  21st-22nd at  the  Palace  Station Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.  


Reno  - 10 CEUs  (Online  CEUs  still  available)  

May 22-23, 2019                                                                


Las Vegas  - 10 CEUs

October 21-22, 2019

Palace Station Hotel and Casino

Room Rate: $55.00 +$29.46 daily resort fee.

Book your room at: https://reservations.palacestation.com/cgi-bin/lansaweb?PROCFUN+RN+RESNET+PAL+funcparms+UP%28A2560%29:;PCINASW;;;;;;?/


You will have a couple of options to choose from during registration, purchasing the full conference,  or just either location. Not sure you want to commit to both locations but need the CEUs?  Purchase the full conference and if you  missed  the  Reno  portion - we will offer the equivalent in online CEUs. 

 

Full Registration: 

NASW Member $349.00, Non-Member $449.00   (includes  10  online  CEUs  from  the  Reno  conference)

Onsite Registration - NASW Member $400.00, Non-Member $500.00


Single Location:

NASW Member: 200.00 per location. Non-Member $250.00


Student Fee:

NASW Student (BSW, MSW) Member: Full Registration- $143.00, Single Location: $75.00

NonMember Student (BSW, MSW): Full Registration $200.00 (includes 1 year of NASW Membership)*, Single Location: $132.00 (includes 1 year of NASW Membership)*


* You can only get 1 year of NASW Membership once.  All student rate applicants MUST be a student enrolled in a BSW or MSW program. 



Wish to sponsor or exhibit?


Sponsorship/Exhibit Opportunities Available:


If you are interested in exhibiting at the As One Nevada Conference, please register HERE.


If you are interested in sponsoring the As One Nevada Conference contact us at admin.naswnv@socialworkers.org


CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Las Vegas Conference Agenda

October 21, 2019


  • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Registration Open
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Keynote Speaker (TBA) - 2 CEUs
  • 11:15 AM- 12:45 PM Breakout Session 1- 1.5 CEUs
    • Mindfulness in the Midst of Grief and Trauma in the Workplace- Lisa Franqui, MAT
    • Resilience Can Be Taught: 4 Keys to Unleashing Resilience- Christian Moore, LCSW
  • 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Lunch
  • 1:45 PM - 3:15 PM Breakout Session 2- 1.5 CEUs
    • Ethical Considerations (Part One)- NASW Assurance Services (ASI)
    • Social Workers in Leadership- John Firestone, MSW, MBA
  • 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Breakout Session 3- 1.5 CEUs
    • Ethical Considerations (Part Two)- NASW Assurance Services (ASI)
    • Let's Get Started: Private Practice Nuts & Bolts- Nancy Faye, LCSW
  • 5:00 PM -7:00 PM - Networking Reception 


October 22, 2019


  • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM Registration Open
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Keynote Speaker- 2 CEUs
    • Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training for Social Workers- Richard Egan, Nevada State Suicide Prevention Training and Outreach Facilitator
  • 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM Breakout Session 4- 1.5 CEUs
    • How to Confront Clients- Brad Singletary. LCSW
    • From the Mind of a Black Man: What Black Men Want Social Workers to Know- Anthony Harris, LCSW, LADC

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Reno Virtual Trainings

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Missed the Reno portion of the conference?

10 CEU hours were recorded for you to view and still get credit for. Consider purchasing the entire conference and still get all 20 CEUs. 

The following courses are available via virtual trainings:

Available for full registrants on July 1, 2019


Realizing our Ethical Mandate to Advocate: An Introduction to Lobbying- Mary Hylton, PhD, MSW and Amber Joiner, PhD


Keynote: Women in Social Work & Workforce Panel - Nevada Social Work - 2 CEUs


Eating Disorders and Underserved Populations- Kat Geiger, LCSW, CEDS


The Effects of Racism on Black Mental Health- Anthony Harris, LCSW, LADC


Supporting Survivors of Domestic & Sexual Violence- Amanda Cuevas, MSW, LSW


Can an apple a day keep Alzheimer's away?- Steven Rubin, MD