2017-2018 Election – Please Vote!

Hello NASW-WA Members: It’s that time of year again where you want to make your voice heard and place your votes!  We are using the online method of voting for the 2018 Fiscal Year. This method of voting will be much faster and all results will be … [Read more...]

NASW Social Justice Office

Hello NASW Members:   In an interest in making sure that chapters directly receive the numerous social justice brief from the NASW Social Justice Office, I am attaching the latest brief on Voting Rights. The brief essentially provides … [Read more...]

2017-2018 Election

Hello NASW-WA Members: It’s that time of year again where you want to make your voice heard and place your votes!  We are using the online method of voting for the 2018 Fiscal Year. This method of voting will be much faster and all results will be … [Read more...]

50th Anniversary of Voters Rights Act

50th Anniversary of Voters Rights Act As many of you may know, August 6, 2015 will be the 50th Anniversary of the historic Voters Rights Act of 1965. NASW National will be posting a commemorative statement on August 6th and will disseminate a … [Read more...]

NASW Washington State Lobby Day February 16, 2015

NASW Washington State Lobby Day February 16, 2015 Are you concerned about Social Work licensure? Human Service Funding? Criminal Justice Issues? Marriage Equality? Suicide Prevention training? The Death Penalty? NASW-WA Legislative Action Committee … [Read more...]

2015 Washington State Chapter Leadership

Congratulations to  the newly elected leaders on the Washington State Chapter Board of Directors!  We look forward to your hard work and dedication to the profession of Social Work as you lead the Washington State Chapter into the future. The WA … [Read more...]

Suicide Training CE Requirement Update

Suicide Training CE Requirement Update There is a new continuing education requirement for the renewal of your Social Work license.  All social work licensees are required to take a six hour continuing education workshop in suicide assessment and … [Read more...]

Urgent Notice: New CMS-1500 Form Deadline Approaching

Urgent Notice: New CMS-1500 Form Deadline Approaching Beginning April 1, 2014, Clinical social workers and other health care providers are required to use the new              CMS-1500 form when filing paper claims for psychotherapy services with … [Read more...]

2014 ANNUAL SOCIAL WORK AWARDS

2014 ANNUAL SOCIAL WORK AWARDS Now is the time to consider nominating someone for the annual social work awards.  Do you know a great social worker who deserves to be recognized for his or her work?  How about community members who work hard to serve … [Read more...]

Initiative 502 Recreational Marijuana

Initiative 502 Recreational Marijuana The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery (DBHR) is hosting a series of Community Forums regarding implementing our legislative mandate for … [Read more...]