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«May 2024»

Mediation Skills for Social Workers to Use with Couples and Families

Mediators work with people in conflict to help them resolve their differences and come to agreements about the future.  While mediators’ skills are unique, many of them can transfer to therapy clients, especially couples.  This presentation will review the emotional divorce process, share mediation skills with social workers, and inform participants about the divorce process in Minnesota.  Audience participation and questions are welcome!

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Supervisor Consultation Circle

Whether you are a new or experienced supervisor, these group sessions will allow an opportunity to consult with other supervisors on situations you face when providing group or individual supervision. Attend a few times to help meet your 6 supervision CEUs, or attend monthly and count it as general CEUs*.

These circles are for FREE for NASW-MN members who are currently providing individual or group supervision.

Each group will cap at 6 participants, so register soon to ensure your spot!

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Job Hunt in Social Work

As a career consultant for social workers, I observe sentiments that are increasingly common these days: burnout, financial overwhelm, guilt, and even regret. In this presentation I will outline actionable steps for defeating these feelings, primarily by learning to master your macro zoom lens, expand your thinking, and pivot your career (if you want to). These strategies travel well for new professionals and seasoned practitioners alike. Let’s discuss how to embrace your macro side and squeeze all the juice out of your expertise. In this talk I will provide strategies for confidently and assertively marketing your transferable social work skills.

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ARC Minnesota

Speaker: Anne Redezke, LSW


Free and open to social workers in the Central MN Region!

Central MN Region Educational Meetings

Every 1st Tuesday of the month from 5-6 p.m. via Zoom




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2024 Minnesota Legislative Recap Session

Wednesday, June 5th - 12-1 p.m. CT via Zoom

1 CEU - Free for All

Presenter: Jenny Arneson, MSW, LGSW - NASW-MN Legislative Consultant 

Join NASW-MN as we review the highlights of this legislative session, along with the status of our policy priorities. We've been busy this session! After all of our advocacy, we are excited to share the status of our priorities including:

  • Expanding the provisional licensing pathway, allowing graduates to choose between an exam or additional supervision.

  • Social work licensure compact.

  • The use of the social work title in county settings.

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Upcoming events

Licensure Exam Prep: Registration open!

No need to be nervous! We've got Dawn Apgar, author of the social work exam guides from Springer Publishing sharing her expertise and strategies in our prep course to help you feel confident and ready for your licensure exam. Plus, get tons of great tools and a study guide in hard copy and electronic format.

Students: Get a year of awesome benefits when you become a NASW member and register for the course - all for the same course price as a not-yet-member!

Online registration closes 10 days before the course, so secure your spot for one of our upcoming dates now!

Learn more about the prep course and register now

Post a job or promote your services

Spread the word to our members - and beyond! We are excited to offer several ways to promote your organization? Get the word out about your agency's services or share a job post through our website and member e-newsletter. Package pricing available.

Learn more about advertising opportunities

Looking for a new job?

See openings on our job board!

30-hour supervision training and certification: Registration open!

Complete our Supervisor Certification Series to earn the 30 hours of supervision training needed to be a licensure supervisor in Minnesota - plus, become a NASW-MN Certified Supervisor! 

Start, grow, or strengthen your supervision practice. Whether you’re new to supervision or close to retirement, join us for an interactive, hands-on learning experience.

Learn more about the Supervisor Certification Series and register 

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