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Ethics & the Texas Social Worker - El Paso

 Export to Your Calendar 5/6/2017
When: Saturday, May 6, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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UTEP College of Health Sciences, Room 217
500 W. University Ave.
El Paso, Texas 
United States
Presenter: Miriam Nisenbaum, LMSW, ACSW
Contact: NASW/Texas Staff

Online registration is available until: 4/30/2017
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Learn What Ethical Social Workers Need to Know!

Presented by NASW/Texas Executive Director, Miriam Nisenbaum, LMSW, ACSW, Ethics & the Texas Social Worker: What Ethical Social Workers Need to Know, will bring you up to speed on the rules and laws that impact social work practice in Texas. Ethical Situations  and Dilemmas will be discussed. This six hour workshop includes two informative sessions:

Session I: How to Handle Ethical Situations within the NASW Code of Ethics and the TSBSWE Code of Conduct

TSBSWE Ethical Situations will be highlighted as well as how to practice within NASW and TSBSWE Codes of Conduct. Review of recent changes to the TSBSWE rules as well as update on the Sunset Commission review of the Board. All licensed social workers, students, and social work educators will benefit from this up-to-date information.


3 CE, including 3 Ethics

Session II: NASW/Texas Legislative Update

Do you know what legislation is currently being considered and how it may affect our profession and our client populations? Join us to find out what’s going on at the Texas Capitol this session that impacts our work. Tools for educating policy makers will be provided. A review of current federal activity will also be presented.


3 CE


Registration Information

Preregistration is available online at until Sunday, April 30th. Seating is limited and preregistration is encouraged.

Full Day
Single Session
NASW Members

NASW Retired or Transitional Members

NASW Student Members
Nonmembers   $100

Cancellations will be refunded less a $35 processing fee if made by April 21, 2017. Registrations are nonrefundable after that date.

Registration fees must be paid or postmarked by April 30, 2017. Registrations unpaid at this time will be considered onsite registrations, meaning the seat will not be held.

Request for special accommodations should be submitted to Virginia Cantu at by April 21, 2017.


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Additional Information

This workshop will be held at UTEP College of Health Sciences, Room 217, 500 W. University Ave., El Paso, TX 79968. A parking pass, valid for complimentary parking in a specified parking garage, will be emailed to attendees the week of May 1, 2017.


The workshop will begin at 9 AM. Please arrive at least 20 minutes early to check-in.



2017 NASW/TX Spring Workshop Series Sponsor:



Special thanks to our event co-sponsor:





Meet Miriam Nisenbaum, LMSW, ACSW



Miriam Nisenbaum, LMSW, ACSW is the Executive Director of the Texas Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers. She has been a professional social worker for over thirty years.


Read Miriam's full bio.

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