NASW-Wyoming 2021 Conference Schedule at a glace (subject to change):
Thursday, September 30:
6:00 PM Conference kickoff, Opening Remarks, technical info, etc.
6:30 PMKeynote: The Essential Social Work Self (1 CEU), presented by Kimberly Harper, LCSW
7:30 PMSocial Time – The “Zoom” shuffle!
Friday, October 1:
7:30 AMOpen Time for questions, help, etc.
8:30 – 9:30 Opening Plenary Session Ethics in the Age of Technology (1 CEU), presented by Dr. Eleanor Downey, MSW, PhD, UW Social Work Division Director
9:45 – 11:15 Breakout sessions (1.5 CEU each)
A. Social Workers: Harbingers of Hope - Kimberly Harper, LCSW
B. Difficult Conversations in Clinical Practice – Billie Chapman, LCSW
11:45 – 12:45 Lunch and Learn Sessions (1 CEU each)
A. Pending topic/speaker confirmation
B. Regional/Student Rep meetings (social time – no CEU’s) – Monica, Eddie
1:00 – 2:30 Breakout sessions (1.5 CEU each)
A. Cultural Reverence – Diane Kempson, MSW, PhD
B. PANDORA, JOSEPH, AND THE GOAT: Exploring Scapegoating, Sacrifice, and Self Sacrifice in Causation of Suicide Expanding the Scope of Suicide Prevention – Jamie Egolf, LCSW
2:45 – 4:15Breakout sessions (1.5 CEU each)
A.Cultural Reverence – Diane Kempson, MSW, PhD
B. COVID-19 Experiences among Health Social Workers: Stories of Grief, Hope, and Resilience – Jen Cullen McCulloch PhD, LMSW and Shivani Kaushik, MSW, PhD candidate
4:30 – 6:15 Social Time!
6:30 – 8:00Evening Plenary session (1.5 CEU) Boundaries: The Foundation of Ethical Practice, presented by Liz Dole-Izzo, LCSW, NASW-Wyoming Exec. Director
Saturday, October 2:
8:00 AM Open Time for questions, help, etc.
9:00 – 10:30 Breakout sessions (1.5 CEU each)
A. Clinical Intervention: A Consensus-driven Approach – David Petersen, LCSW
B. Working with Veterans: How Knowing Veteran Resources, Understanding Veteran Culture, and the Implications of Complex Trauma can Improve Treatment Outcomes - Misti Bybee, LCSW
10:45 – 12:15 Breakout sessions (1.5 CEU each)
A. The Illicit Drug Triad - David Petersen, LCSW
B. Pending topic/speaker confirmation
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch and Learn (1 CEU each)
A. The Four Agreements: Clinical and Professional Self Care applications – Liz Dole-Izzo, LCSW
B. Regional/Student Rep meetings (social time – no CEU’s) Meghan, Tania
1:45 PM Closing Remarks, Evaluations/CEU info and Farewells
2:15 PM Open time for help, questions, issues, etc