Innovation in Social Work Practice: A Foundation for our Future

Join us May 11-12, 2018 as social workers from across the province connect at the NSCSW Spring Conference & AGM.

This year’s theme is “Innovation in Social Work Practice: A Foundation for our Future.”

The 2018 Spring Conference will be held at the Best Western Chocolate Lake Hotel at 250 St Margarets Bay Rd, Halifax, NS. Stay tuned for further details – registration will open early April!

Be part of the 2018 NSCSW Spring Conference

In the fall of 2017, we came together at the College’s Fall Conference to celebrate the past, recognize the present and now we’re looking to the future!

We’re seeking presentations for our 2018 spring conference, “Innovation in Social Work Practice: A Foundation for our Future,” that highlight innovative social work methodologies, research, or lessons from the past and present to guide us in our future.

Share your ideas, techniques and experience on any of the following topics:

  • Truth and Reconciliation
  • Trauma informed care
  • Private Practice
  • Child welfare
  • Ethics

Our members identified these topics in the latest conference and professional development surveys.

Proposals for conference sessions, poster presentations or book launches are welcome.

How to submit a proposal:

Please submit your proposal by completing the form below by March 1, 2018 at 4:30 PM.
All proposal submissions will be reviewed by the Professional Development Committee. You will be notified following their review.

Questions? Contact Annemieke Vink at

2018 NSCSW Spring Conference Presentation Proposal