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EKU Social Work Day Presentation Materials

The annual EKU Social Work Day marks the beginning of Social Work Month, which is sponsored by the National Association of Social Workers. EKU Social Work Day is a community service that provides free continuing education and professional networking opportunities primarily for social workers. We also honor members in our community who have been nominated and selected to win several awards. Below are links to presentation materials from past events:

Social Work Day 2022

Topic:  NASW Proclamation and KY Lobby Day Toolkit - Presented by Ms. Breden Rosen, MSW, CSW, ACHP-SW, Executive Director of National Association of Social Workers Kentucky Chapter

Topic:  Human Trafficking - Presented by Ms. Cassie Young, MSSW, CSW, Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI Victim Specialist (unable to provide ~ sorry)

Topic:  Professional Ethics (and case senarios) - Presented by Ms. Heather Brandenburg, CSW, EKU Training Resource Center, Assistant Director, Learning and Development Facilitator

Social Work Day 2021

Topic:  Creating a Race Equity Organizational Culture (and online article) - Presented by Dr. Roger Cleveland, Faculty Diversity and Development, Eastern Kentucky University

Topic:  Taking Care of the Caregiver - Presented by Mr. Geoff Wilson, LCSW, LCADC, GWTrainingConsulting

Social Work Day 2020

Topic:  Secondary Trauma - Presented by Dr. Anita Barbee, Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville
Topic:  Brain Science Behind Substance Abuse/Opioid Use Disorder - Presented by Ms. Sydney Sleadd, The Revolution in Counseling
Topic:  Adverse Childhood Effects and Implications for Diagnosis and Treatment - Presented by Dr. William D. Lohr, School of Medicine, University of Louisville

Social Work Day 2019

Topic:  Domestic Violence - Presented by Ms. Jennifer Lainhart, BSW, Executive Director, Hope’s Wings Domestic Violence
Topic:  Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma - Presented by Ms. Deborah Acker, RN, CFN, Nurse Service Administrator, KY Dept of Community Based Services, Frankfort, KY
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