News From The Field: February 2018
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This month’s News in the Field features some great upcoming professional development opportunities on issues such as trauma and immigration, self-care and leadership development. We’ve included some new Travis County-specific data reports and some new publications and articles on child welfare. Enjoy!
News from the Field
Coffee Breaks with TXICFW: How to build healthier caregiver-child relationships
Tomorrow, February 22nd, 2-2: 30 pm on FB Live 0.5 Free CEUs available
27th Annual Texas School Social Workers Conference
February 21-23, ATX
HYP’s “You as a Leader” Leadership Training Series
Session 1: Leading From Your Values, February 23rd
Trauma and Resilience in the Community – Webinar
ACEs Connection: February 26th, 9 am CT
La Linea Defensa Training
Grassroots leadership: February 28th & Mar. 3rd, ATX
HYP Monthly Workshop: Let’s talk Immigration
February 28th, 3-4: 30 pm, 1.5 Free CEUs, ATX
OSTex Conference: “Grow, Improve, Lead”
Learn All The Time: FREE, March 3rd, ATX
Call for Presenters: 2018 Partners in Prevention Conference
DFPS Prevention & Early Intervention Division. submissions due March 15th, Conference is Sept 26-27 in Arlington, TX
Environmental justice, racism, and health disparities
The Dean Jack Otis Social Problem and Social Policy Lecture series, March 21st, 9-11:30 am, 2.5 CEUs, $10, SHSSW
The New Social Worker Spring 2018 Webinar Series
Starts March 21st.
Texas Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy’s 7th Annual Symposium
Empowering the Next Generation: April 16-18, 2018, ATX
3 Former TXICFW Student Research Assistants (Anayeli, Ana & Dora) doing important work in Texas’ detention centers, helping detained families by collaborating with UT Law students.
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