CSWE 2020 Virtual Annual Program Meeting: Celebration & Presentations

"Leading Critical Conversations 2020"

The Council on Social Work Education's (CSWE) Annual Program Meeting (APM) is the place where social work education professionals collaborate, learn, teach and grow. The conference will take place virtually Nov. 16–20, 2020.

This year’s APM is focused on "Leading Critical Conversations: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion" and will feature hundreds of social work education presentations, daily keynote sessions, a virtual exhibit hall and networking opportunities.

Several of our faculty, doctoral students and alumni will be presenting at this year's APM:

  • A Multi-Level Analysis of Independent Living Program Outcomes for Foster Care Youth
    • Rong Bai, Chun Liu and Kirk von Sternberg
  • Advancing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Schools of Social Work
  • Applying the Evidence-based Practice Model Through the Use of Song Lyrics
    • Derrick Kranke, PhD '09
  • Brave Spaces, Authentic Conversations: Centering Racial Equity in Field Instruction
  • Enhancing Awareness of Maintaining Social Workers' Well-being in Disasters
    • Derrick Kranke, PhD '09
  • Military Culture and Engagement in Help-seeking Behaviors Among Veterans
    • Derrick Kranke, PhD '09
  • Mindfulness in Social Work Education: An Experiential Workshop
  • Putting the “Bio” in Biopsychosocial: Talking Genetics in Social Work
    • J.L. Bourdon, M.W. Francis and T.C. Hamler
  • Trauma and the Brain: An Innovative Case-Based Training Series

Register for CSWE APM 2020


Mandel School Celebration at CSWE APM 2020

Tuesday, Nov. 17
6–7 p.m.
Zoom event link will be sent to attendees the day before the event

Join Dean Grover “Cleve” Gilmore, alumni, faculty members, friends and students to reunite and recognize our 2020 Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) annual program meeting presenters and award winners. Every person affiliated with the school may attend our celebration this year – virtually!

We will honor Barbara Pierce, PhD (SAS '12), recipient of a 2020 Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) Scholarship Award from the CSWE Council on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity and Expression.

Don’t miss the annual Hokenstad International Lecture on Nov. 19 from 1–2 p.m. featuring Cindy Blackstock: Colonialism in 2020: Seeking Equity for Nations within Nations.

We hope to see you there!

Register for the Mandel School Celebration at CSWE APM 2020