June 2021 News from the Field

June 2021 News From The FieldWelcome to our June 2021 News from the Field monthly feature! This is an extension of the bottom of our newsletter. We will be providing you with some of the latest news, resources, and local & national professional development opportunities. If you haven’t already, sign up to get our monthly e-newsletter in your inbox.

This month, we’re excited to share several events form Girasol Texas, as well as the return of our ever-popular Psychoanalytic Lunch & Learn series, brought to you by the Sue Fairbanks Psychoanalytic Academy!


News from the Field

Meet Girasol Mondays | A free monthly gathering to learn more about us!
Girasol at the Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing
July 12th, 1pm-2pm, virtual, free

Conducting Tele-Mental Health Assessments for Immigration Cases
Girasol at the Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing
July 14th, 12pm-2pm, virtual, suggested donation

Ghosts in the Nursery | Psychoanalytic Lunch & Learn
Sue Fairbanks Psychoanalytic Academy at the Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing
July 15th, 11am-12pm, virtual, free


Supporting Immigrant Communities Within an Unjust Immigration System
NASW Texas Chapter
June 25th, 1:00pm-5:00pm CST, virtual, $80

Five Ways the COVID-19 Pandemic Affected Young Parents with Foster Care Experience
Annie E. Casey Foundation
June 29th, 1pm-2pm CST, virtual, free

The Art of Clinical Supervision
Steve Hicks School of Social Work at UT Austin
July 7th-9th, 8:30am-5:00pm daily, virtual, $700

No Wrong Door to Sexual and Reproductive Health: Virtual Training:
Every Body Texas
August 3rd, virtual, free

The Texas Campaign’s 10th Annual Symposium
Texas Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
September 27th-29th, times vary, virtual, $195


Transforming Juvenile Probation: Restructuring Probation terms to Promote Success
Annie E. Casey Foundation

Interventions that address institutional child maltreatment: An evidence and gap map
Campbell Collaboration

How to Provide Sexual Education: Lessons from a Pandemic on Masculinity, Individualism, and the Neoliberal Agenda
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

Programs Can Build on the Strengths of Latino Families with Low Incomes to Improve Outcomes
National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families

Teaching About Racial and Ethnic Diversity in Social Work Education: A Systematic Review
Journal of Social Work Education

Did we miss something in our June 2021 News from the Field? Let us know! Email our Communications Specialist: christopher.ayala@austin.utexas.edu