2018 State Conference


The purpose of the 2018 CASSW Statewide Conference is to bring together practitioners to share strategies for nurturing resilience for children, families, schools, communities and school social workers every day. We welcome proposals that highlight the many ways School Social Work and School-Based support services contribute to positive outcomes in any of these domains.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALSWorkshops are limited to 70-minutes with particular interest in topics that include (but are not limited to) the following topics:

  • Behavior Management & Disruptive Disorders
  • Understanding Brain Function/Neuroscience
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Family/Parent Engagement
  • Substance Abuse
  • LCFF, and the use of data
  • Foster Youth – Laws and Rights
  • Self-Harm & Suicide Prevention
  • Coaching & Supporting Educators
  • Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
  • Trauma-Informed Interventions & Schools
  • Restorative Justice
  • Mindfulness
  • Self-care
  • Sexually Exploited Children
  • Evidence-Based Practice
  • Threat Assessment
  • Leadership in School Social Work
  • Multi-Tiered Systems of Support
  • Systems Reform Models

Proposals must be submitted electronically by May 15, 2018 at midnight PST via the Google link below.

CASSW 2018 Statewide Conference Workshop Proposal Submission Form