Ethics Event

On January 21st, 2016, the Ethics Committee hosted a special evening event for our membership, which included food and professional discussion on the topic of “increasing our understanding of dilemmas and practicing ethically”. This well-attended event provided participants with 1.5 Ethics CEUs, food, and networking.

2016 Professional Education Lecture Series

On January 8, 2016, Dr. Chantea Williams presented “Addressing Microaggressions” to the GSCSW membership for our monthly professional education lecture series. Dr. Williams shared her expertise on the topic and was a very engaging and informative speaker. Her workshop included experiential learning activities to help bridge the gap between research and clinical practice. The GSCSW Membership Committee and Professional Education Committee again provided a great speaker, food, networking, and 2 CEUs for our membership!

2016 Professional Education Lecture Series

On January 8, 2016, Dr. Chantea Williams presented “Addressing Microaggressions” to the GSCSW membership for our monthly professional education lecture series. Dr. Williams shared her expertise on the topic and was a very engaging and informative speaker. Her workshop included experiential learning activities to help bridge the gap between research and clinical practice. The GSCSW Membership Committee and Professional Education Committee again provided a great speaker, food, networking, and 2 CEUs for our membership!

GSCSW 2015-2016 Annual Town Hall Meeting

This year’s annual Town Hall was held at at Java Vino and featured our NASW-GA / GSCSW Legislative lobbyist, Wendi Clifton, Esq., who discussed our very busy agenda this year. We are excited to have everyone learn more about the upcoming issues we’ll be advocating for this session as well as about the legislative process.

COMING UP NEXT:

March 3rd – The Inner Life of the Therapist: Addressing Secondary Trauma Through the Healing Benefits of Self-Care **Panel Discussion

For more information click here.

March 12th – GSCSW Salon: Legislative Issues 101: How Policy Affects Practice – 10:00 am – noon at 5775 Peachtree Dunwoody RD NE, Building C (1st floor conference room), Atlanta, GA 30342 – *1.5 CEUs pending approval

April 7th – Treating the Family System, Presented by Melanie Starrusten, LCSW

For more information click here.

April 21st – Jobs Panel –  7pm – 9pm at Hillside Hospital, Monroe Building
Our panelists, who represent a broad range of experience and expertise, will share about their professional journeys and provide feedback about seeking employment.

May 2016, Spring Conference – TBA

For more programming for the 2015/2016 year click here


 The Georgia Society for Clinical Social Work

Established in 1980, the Georgia Society for Clinical Social Workers is a state-wide organization of professional social workers dedicated to the advancement of clinical social work practice. The GSCSW Promotes Professional Standards Through:

  • Legislative lobbying and advocacy on a state level.
  • Presenting symposia, lectures, panels and workshops that enhance the clinical skills of its members.
  • Providing an Ethics Committee, which has defined a code of professional ethics and procedures for administering the code.

Additional GSCSW Membership benefits include:

  • Use of GSCSW group email to promote exchange of professional information. This includes advertisement of hospital, agency programs as well as private practice workshops.
  • Networking and opportunities to meet fellow colleagues.
  • CEU’s for GSCSW events at no cost to members.
  • Opportunity to join professional study groups.

Interested in joining or renewing your membership online? You can now join, renew or edit your membership online and make sure all your information is up-to-date. Just login to the site and then click on Membership Renewal, or to join click here.