NASW OK Calendar

Virtual: Suicide Prevention: Assessment & Treatment and Planning

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Importance of Treatment Planning

Depression and Anxiety Assessments

Messages Heard About Suicide

Administering the Columbia –Suicide Severity Rating Scale

Benefits of the Treatment Plan

Case Scenarios

Developing the Treatment Plan


Learning Objectives

Participants will review the purpose of the treatment plan.

Participants will discuss the use of the Columbia Suicide Severity Rating Scale.

Participants will explore the importance of culturally competent client driven treatment plans.

Participants will explore the importance of the impact of suicide nonwhite youth and adults

Ethics & Co-Workers: Bringing Out the Best in One Another

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Location: NorthCare, 2617 General Pershing Blvd, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73107, United States.


Becky Fast, LCSW, is the Executive Director of NASW-Kansas and an experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a history of working in Nonprofit Organizations, Local and State Government, Team Building, and Public Speaking. Her experience as a local politician and clinical social worker offers unique perspectives in building relationships, understanding different viewpoints, and the collective use of our experiences and skills in working together

Throughout, there will be ample opportunities for participant input, and many examples from social work practice will be provided for discussion, as well as plenty of time for sharing your ideas and asking questions.

Performance Improvement for Social Workers

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This interactive CEU event is lead by James L. Smith, MSW. Mr. Smith is the Continuous Quality Improvement Coordinator at NorthCare, Inc.. the leading mental health service organization in Central Oklahoma. This session focuses on how to successfully implement small, yet effective quality improvement processes into the practice of social work, whether in private practice settings or in an agency.


By the end of this session, participants will identify

1. Ways to effectively evaluate their practice.

2. The importance of continuous quality improvement standards.

3. How to incorporate performance based outcomes into social work practice. 

Licensure Prep Course

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Widely known as one of the leading experts in social work licensure exam prep, Dawn Apgar, PhD, LSW, ACSW, has helped thousands of social workers across the country pass the ASWB examinations associated with all levels of licensure.

Registrations for this virtual event is limited and is expected to sell out quickly.

In recent years, she has consulted in numerous states to assist with establishing licensure test preparation programs. Dr. Apgar has done research on licensure funded by the American Foundation for Research and Consumer Education in Social Work Regulation and was chairperson of her state’s social work licensing board. She is a past President of the New Jersey Chapter of NASW and has been on its National Board of Directors. In 2014, the Chapter presented her with a Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Apgar has taught in both undergraduate and graduate social work programs and has extensive direct practice, policy, and management experience in the social work field.Be prepared. Learn the content and strategies to pass the ASWB exam for social work licensing. This one-day virtual workshop will walk social workers through the necessary steps to pass the ASWB exam and reduce test anxiety. 

Mid-March Virtual CEUS

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