It is Time Social Work Be a Leader and Not a Follower in a Stand Against Torture and the Prolonged Use of Solitary Confinement by Tina Maschi and Moya Atkinson

This year’s NOFSW conference highlights the need for Social Justice for All Through Policy and Practice Reform. This is a timely topic and is consistent with other professional organizations’ reform efforts on transparency and accountability,  such as the Psychologists for Social Responsibility. PsySR has taken a stand about its professional organization, the American Psychological Association […]

Free Access to JFSW Articles on NOFSW Conference Theme

FREE ACCESS available now to a collection of articles from the JOURNAL OF FORENSIC SOCIAL WORK and related ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS based on the 2014 NOFSW CONFERENCE theme: 21st Century Forensic Practice: Moving beyond Cultural Competence. Click here to access the collection web page:

Dr. Brownell Receives Gothard Award at NOFSW Conference

Patricia Brownell, PhD, LMSW, received the Sol Gothard Award at the 31st Annual Conference, for her contributions to the forensic social work profession. The award was presented by Sol Gothard, Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Fordham University in New York City. Dr. Brownell worked at the New York City Human Resources Administration (HRA) for 26 […]