News & Events

A Discussion on Regulating Clinical Social Work.

Introduction The Private Practice committee formed in June of 2017 to address issues withthe bylaws regarding the registration of private practitioners. In addition, social work private practitioners and their clients have continued to face barriers in ensuring coverage of social work services through insurance companies. Parallel to these concerns, members working through the public mental… Read more »


2019 Professional Development Events

We’re excited to announce a variety of upcoming professional development events across the province. Exact locations, times and dates to be announced. The workshops below are either half or full day sessions. Stay tuned in early 2019 for further details! February MAiD and NSCSW Guidelines in HRM  Professional Identity and Social Work in  Yarmouth Healing… Read more »


Join our Team: Communication Coordinator

We’re seeking a motivated, tech-savvy communication professional to join our team as the College’s Communication Coordinator!  The College’s Communication Coordinator prepares, provides direction and disseminates all communication on behalf of the College, including website, social media, and print communication to ensure it meets the objectives and goals of the College. The Coordinator helps to build and foster… Read more »


Upcoming Holiday Office Hours

                    A special thank you to our members during this holiday season for your continued dedication to the social work profession. The College’s office will be closed for the holidays: at noon on Monday, December 24, 2018 Tuesday, December 25, 2018 Wednesday, December 26, 2018 Tuesday,… Read more »


Be part of the College’s Board of Examiners

The College’s Council is looking for a member to appoint to the Board of Examiners. The Board of Examiners (BOE) oversees the application of regulatory policy, approves social work applicants, and makes all decision regarding the complaints and discipline matters brought before the College. We’re looking for members who: are in good standing with the College;… Read more »


Are you a social worker in the HRM, Annapolis Valley or Lunenburg area?

The Candidacy Mentorship Program needs your help! The College’s Candidacy Mentorship Program is seeking new mentors for our social work candidates. As a mentor, you will support candidates to better understand social work philosophy, become more self-aware, and refine their knowledge and skills. The role of a Candidacy Mentor is highly valued. Candidacy mentors are an important… Read more »


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