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Special Interest Groups held in July, 2018 at the SWSD2018 Conference, in Dublin, Ireland

Groupwork in Social Work Education, Practice and Research:                                Being and Joining Together! Here are photos of 2 Special Interest Groups (Groupwork in Social Work Education, Practice … Continue reading

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Groupworkers around the world will find the May 2018 issue of Social Dialogue, focusing on Arts in Social Work, of great interest!  You can access the entire issue at: https://socialdialogue.online/

From the EDITOR-IN-CHIEF:  Carolyn Noble, Co-Chair Publications Committee and Executive Editor of Social Dialogue   Again, we are pleased to launch the 19th edition of social dialogue with the focus on Art and Social Work. The call for articles resulted in … Continue reading

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Post in Honor of International Women’s Day, March 8, 2017 Re-posted from the Global Social Work Alliance: http://www.socialserviceworkforce.org/ Championing the Role of the Workforce in Advancing Women’s Rights On International Women’s Day, we reflect on opportunities to achieve gender equality As we … Continue reading

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IASWG Symposium will be June 7-10, 2017 in New York City Proposals for Papers and Workshops are due by January 31st – Proposals for Students’ Posters are due by March 15th

Group Work in Challenging Times: Creative Strategies for Facing Change International Association for Social Work with Groups https://aaswgreg.confex.com/aaswgreg/39/cfp.cgi In an increasingly adversarial and complex world that affects our lives on so many levels, group work has taken on an even … Continue reading

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November, 2015 – Greetings Global Groupworkers

We welcome hearing about your experiences and thoughts on how group approaches can assist communities internationally, especially in times of conflict and crisis. We have highlighted group work and community development practice after natural disasters and violence – and would like … Continue reading

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Reports from Om Krisha Shrestha — The Earthquake and Aftermath in Nepal — Updated News

We are all concerned about what is happening in Nepal since the Earthquake on 25 April. The losses are devastating, and the news comes in waves.  Om Krishna Shrestha, Secretary General and Founder Member of the Social Workers’ Association Nepal has been … Continue reading

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2014, Melbourne, Australia: Successful Special Interest Group on Groupwork Brings Together World Conference Participants

Special Interest Group on Social Work with Groups:                                                Joining Together from 2004-2014 Convened by Carol S. Cohen … Continue reading

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Greetings from Melbourne, Australia

The Joint World Conference will begin on Today, Wednesday, 9 July here at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Center in Australia. The Conference is a great opportunity to get together with practitioners, educators and other friends of groupwork!  There are … Continue reading

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New Updates!

WELCOME TO THE GLOBAL GROUP WORK PROJECT! The GGWP is looking forward to seeing many of our colleagues from around the world during the upcoming International Association for Social Work with Groups Symposium in Calgary, Alberta Canada.  This annual symposium … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner can carry about 250 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,100 times in 2012. If it were a Dreamliner, … Continue reading

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