• March 2012
  • Vol. 13, No. 2

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Immigration Law and Managing Subpoenas

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) California Chapter announced two online training courses. Both courses are free and approved by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB). 

  • The Intersection of Immigration Law, Its Enforcement and Social Work Practice. Worth two continuing education credits, this training is intended to help social workers throughout the country better understand U.S. immigration laws and policies as well as NASW policies pertaining to immigration. This session features the Applied Research Center's report Shattered Families: The Perilous Intersection of Immigration Enforcement and the Child Welfare System.
  • Understanding and Managing Subpoenas. Worth one continuing education credit, this intermediate ethics course is intended to help workers navigate the six types of subpoenas and provides recommendations from an expert witness, the NASW Legal Defense Fund (LDF), and NASW Assurance Services, Inc. (ASI), a malpractice insurance company.

More information and registration for each training is available on the National Association for Social Workers–California Online Continuing Education website:

http://www.socialworkweb.com/nasw/choose/free.cfm

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