Webinars & Events

  • ALUMNI CAREER CONVERSATIONS:

    Catharina (Cat) Hughey_Sept2021 - Executive Director, Dirt Coffee Video

    LUNCH & LEARNS/ZOOM-IN & LEARNS:

    Working in Interdisciplinary Team Environments_Nov 2021 -  Working on an Interdisciplinary Team within a health and human service organization can be inspiring, challenging and intimidating.   Collaboration is a critical aspect as specialists from different helping disciplines, such as psychiatry, psychology, counseling, medicine and public health, and social work join to provide the best service to a client.  This alumni panel discussion is of alumni working at Denver Health within various disciplines as they talk about their experience, challenges they face and additional skills they have acquired in order to be successful in this space. Video

    Ecological Justice Social Work_Oct 2021 - The Ecological Justice Social Work concentration has been added to the GSSW curriculum, but what does it look like to work in this space?  Explore examples of work within the Ecological Framework.  Discover how MSW graduates can find their footing in this non-traditional career path and what do you need to know to be a viable candidate.Hear from a panel of employers and community partners working in this space.   Video

    Social Workers Don't Have to be Therapists... _April2021 - Social Workers don't have to be therapists...how to get started in Policy Work. While Social Workers have worked within policy arenas for a long time, the steps to enter this part of the industry is a challenge. Hear the experiences of 4 GSSW alumni as they successfully navigated this career path!  Video

    Medical Social Work_2021 - See how GSSW alumni work in geriatric, palliative and inpatient medical or mental health care as medical social workers. As a member of an integrated care team, these social workers make up almost 1/4 of the social workers within the US, engaged with an often past-paced, clinical setting.  Video

    Working with Clients Experiencing Domestic & Interpersonal Violence_2021 - GSSW alumni and friends on a panel discussion about working with clients experiencing domestic and interpersonal violence in a range of populations.  From adults to children, in the home as well as in school settings.  Learn about this critical area of practice within both direct and community-based advocacy, especially as it’s been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Video

    Forensic Social Worker_Feb 2021 - Forensic social workers play a critical role working helping victims of crimes by assisting their clients understand their rights and navigate the legal system. From advocacy and crisis interventions to assessment and policy development, forensic social worker is a growing area of the profession.  Join this event to network with Alumni working in various areas of this field. Video

    Exploring the Complexities of Working with Homeless Populations_Jan 2021 - Alumni panel explore their experience working with individuals experiencing homelessness.  Video

    Military & VA Social Work_Mar 2020 - The need for social workers working within military & VA spaces is projected to increase by 11%. Hear from GSSW Alumni and community partners working with this population & best practices for focusing your work in this arena. Video

    Social Workers as CEO/COO's_Nov 2020 - Alumni panelists share their experiences of working as a social worker within C-suite executives.   Video

    Working with Clients Experiencing Substance Abuse Disorder_SEP 2020 - Working with  individuals  that are diagnosed with or affected by Substance Abuse  has been elevated during the pandemic.  Alumni panelists share their experiences of working within this area of social work practice. Video

    Social Workers as Community Organizers_Aug 2020 - GSSW Alumni panel discussing their experience within community organizing.  From grassroot organizing for social justice advocacy to working on legislation or political campaigns, their insight will be helpful as you consider this area of social work.   Video

    Working with Clients experiencing Domestic or Interpersonal Violence_AUG 2020 - GSSW alumni and friends panel discussion about working with clients experiencing domestic and interpersonal violence in a range of populations.  From adults to children, in the home as well as in school settings.  Learn about this critical area of practice within both direct and community-based advocacy, especially as it’s been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Video

    Working within Public Health_JUL 2020 - Public Health administrators with a Social Work lens is critically important, especially considering the current public health landscape.  GSSW Alumni panelists share their experiences of working within this area of social work practice. Video

    Child Welfare Advocacy_JUL 2020 - With the goal of protecting children from situations of abuse, neglect and other forms of maltreatment, Child Welfare Social Workers are critical.  This session highlights a GSSW alumni panel working within this area of social work - their experience, their best practices and their advice if you are exploring opportunties within this area.   Video 

    Working with Local & State Governments_JUN 2020 - Panel of GSSW alumni & community parnters share their experience working with local and state government organizations, both as employees and contract workers. Video

    Community Mental Health_MAY 2020 - Panel of GSSW alumni share their experience working with a Community Mental Health setting.  Video

    Tele-Health_APR 2020 - Panel of GSSW alumni & community partners discuss their roles and experience working with tele-health, both prior to and during COVID-19. Video  

    Non-Traditional Career Paths_Mar 2020 - Panel of GSSW alumni discuss their "non-traditional career path" working in non-traditional areas of social work.  Video 

    Clinical Practice_Feb 2020  - Panel of GSSW alumni reflecting on their journey into work in a clinical setting.  Video 

    Animal Assisted Social Work_Jan 2020 - Panel of GSSW alumni discussing their direct clinical practice utilizing animal assistance techniques. Video

    Community Organizing_Oct 2019 - Panel of GSSW alumni discussing working in the social work arena of community organizing.  Video

     

    SPECIAL EVENTS:

    EMDR - Rebecca Kase LCSW, EMDR Basic Trainer and trauma expert, and GSSW alum answers all of your questions about this amazing, yet sometimes mysterious, therapy. Video

     

     


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This portfolio last updated: 07-Dec-2021 5:37 PM