The Student Alliance for an Aging Society (SAAS) and the Aging Field of Practice Faculty at the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College took a stand on Aging in Prison. One of the presenters in this video is Tina Maschi, PhD, LCSW, President of the National Association of Social Workers. Watch the video […]
For Immediate Release Contact: Paul W. Brady (860) 613-0254 firstname.lastname@example.org Ira Arthell Neighbors Awarded Lifetime Achievement Honor Middletown, Connecticut — April 1, 2013- The National Organization of Forensic Social Work (NOFSW) has announced that Dr. Ira Arthell Neighbors, DSW, LCSW, has been selected to receive the organization’s Sol Gothard Lifetime Achievement Award at […]
NOFSW has published the program for the 30th annual conference to be held April 14-16, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. Click on the Conference menu tab at the top of the web site.
Our hearts go out to all those affected by the violence at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Click here to read the position statement of the Interdisciplinary Group on Preventing School and Community Violence and endorsed by more than 100 organizations and more than 200 prevention scholars and practitioners, including NOFSW.
BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT Dear Family, Friends and Colleagues, I have recently published the following books: ‘IN THE MIND OF A SERIAL KILLER’-Patient Ralph Moore is hospitalized in a Maximum Security Hospital after killing three prostitutes with their bras and receiving an Insanity Plea. Diagnosed as a Paranoid Schizophrenic, Ralph is paranoid about staff, treatment and all […]
Click here for article, The State of Aging: Prisoners and Compassionate Release Programs, by NOFSW President Tina Maschi published in the Huffington Post.
NOFSW will celebrate its 30th Annual Conference at the Renaissance Hotel in Seattle, Washington, April 14-16, 2013. A request for workshop presentations, posters and abstracts will be announced shortly.
THE MEDIA, DELINQUENCY & THE ROLE OF THE FORENSIC SOCIAL WORKER IN THE 21ST CENTURY WEBINAR DESCRIPTION This National Organization of Forensic Social Work (NOFSW) webinar entitled, The Media, Delinquency & the Role of the Forensic Social Worker in the 21st century addresses the growing and continued influence of the media and popular culture […]
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This National Organization of Forensic Social Work (NOFSW) webinar entitled, Aging in the Criminal Justice System: Forging a Human Rights and Interdisciplinary and Practice and Policy Response tackles the largely overlooked problem of mass incarceration and the rapidly increasing aging prisoner crisis in the United States and abroad. Currently, adults aged 50 and older comprise […]