Message from the Registrar & CEO THE WORLD HAS CHANGED AROUND US; TOGETHER WE WILL SEE THIS THROUGH.

Message from the Registrar & CEO

THE WORLD HAS CHANGED AROUND US; TOGETHER WE WILL SEE THIS THROUGH.

Whenever the seasons change, I feel inspired to make changes in my life – some small and contained, others more far-reaching. Change isn’t always a good thing, in and of itself. But change keeps us going. It’s often important, if not essential.  As the leaves change colour, fall to the ground and return to the earth, I find myself reflecting upon the momentous changes that we have all witnessed over this past year.

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At the Root of the Issue An Interview with Dr. Ramona Alaggia on Gender and Violence

At the Root of the Issue

An Interview with Dr. Ramona Alaggia on Gender and Violence

Gender-based violence is one of the most pressing subjects of our time. The recent rise of the #MeToo movement, the findings of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG), and the ongoing impacts of COVID-19 have put a huge media spotlight on gender-based violence and helped launch a broader discussion about the pervasive systemic issues at its root.

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Top 6 Considerations for Virtual Services

Top 6 Considerations for Virtual Services

As virtual services become more prevalent in all aspects of our lives, College members are using, or considering the use of, different types of communication technology in their practice. Members frequently ask the College’s Professional Practice Department about the type of communication technology and the specific platforms that they should choose when providing virtual services.

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OASW Learning Centre Free Professional Development and Educational Opportunities for College Members

OASW Learning Centre

Free Professional Development and Educational Opportunities for College Members

The College is very pleased to share that the Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW) has recently launched an OASW Learning Centre for registered social workers and registered social service workers. This initiative – part of the Professional Development Skills Fund Project through the provincial government – provides FREE online professional development and educational opportunities to College members across the province.

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Renew Your College Membership for 2021

Renew Your College Membership for 2021

Keeping your membership current is important. It demonstrates your commitment to professional, ethical, qualified and accountable practice. It also says something important about the professions of social work and social service work as a whole, and about you as an individual practitioner.

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Complete the 2020 Continuing Competence Program

Complete the 2020 Continuing Competence Program

With the new year just around the corner, the College would like to remind members that they are required to complete the 2020 Continuing Competence Program (CCP). Participation in the CCP is a condition of registration and one of the ways that College members demonstrate their commitment to professional and ethical practice.

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New Council Roster for 2020/2021

New Council Roster for 2020/2021

The Council is the 21-member governing body and board of directors that manages and administers the College’s affairs. Council oversees the policy direction of the College as it fulfills its mandate to protect the public interest.

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