8:00 am - 4:00 pm
SAU Rogalski Center Ballroom
Registration deadline: Thursday, May 2
Judith S. Willison, PhD, LCSW, will address the unprecedented trend of mass incarceration in the U.S. and the repressive effects of supervision and withdrawal of citizenship rights post-imprisonment that disproportionately affects non-white communities.
Topics discussed include:
Cost: Breakfast and morning lecture $15; All Day $35; Fee waived for 2012-13 SAU MSW agency field instructors, SAU students, faculty, staff.
Contact: Christie Holdridge
More info: Register online
8:00 - 8:30 am Registration
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Morning Keynote Address:
The Cost of Social Exile: Race, Class, and Mass Incarceration in the US
Judith S. Willison, Ph.D., LICSW
12:00 - 1:00 pm Field Instructors Appreciation Luncheon
1:00 - 4:00 pm
Afternoon Paper Presentations:
MSW Candidates will offer paper presentations on a variety of current topics across all fields of practice. Social work best practices will be examined and critiqued through an empowerment lens, in consideration of an evidence base, theoretical foundation, policy perspective, practice implication, and ethical consequence.
This conference meets criteria of the Iowa Board of Social Work Examiners for continuing social work education for a maximum of 6.0 hours. St. Ambrose School of Social Work is a licensed provider of social work education through the Illinois Department of Professional and Financial Regulation and will grant a maximum of 6.0 continuing social work education (IDPFR lic #159-000816).