Retiring with Grace
Open to all social workers and students
Presenter: Dr. Karen Goodenough, PhD, MSW, LGSW, NASW-MN Executive Director and a Panel with Experience in this Area
1.5 CEUs - may be counted as Ethics
Are you thinking about retiring in the next 5 years? Join us to hear best practices in social work firsthand from a panel of social workers who have been through it. Learn how to best prepare yourself, clients, business, and employer/colleagues for your retirement.
About the Presenter:
Dr. Karen E. Goodenough, PhD, MSW, LGSW, has been Executive Director of the National Association of Social Workers - Minnesota Chapter since 2018. She received her BSW from St. Olaf College, MSW from Augsburg University, and PhD in social work from the University of Minnesota. Previously, Dr. KG worked in direct practice, non-profit program management, and has been a consultant in evaluation, data utilization, and strategic planning. She has also served as adjunct faculty in numerous BSW and MSW programs throughout Minnesota. Dr. KG is a skilled supervisor, trainer, and macro practitioner. She has supervised, coached, and trained interns, volunteers, contractors, board members, and staff from various professional backgrounds, and has provided hundreds of hours of training in such areas as supervision, ethics, policy advocacy, leadership, budgeting, evaluation, and research. Dr. KG is passionate about using data and best practices to build a purposeful future, and is currently focusing her research efforts on social work licensure.
NASW Student/Retired Member $15
NASW Member $22.50