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Social Work, BSW

Promote individual and social change as a USJ Social Work student

USJ’s Social Work program educates generalist social workers who, guided by professional ethics and standards, use culturally competent research and practice to promote individual and social change.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Legal & Ethical Issues for Clinical Practice

October 24, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes On Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, Professor of Social Work and Equitable Community Practice Robert G. Madden, LCSW, J.D., led a National Association of Social Workers – CT Chapter (NASW-CT) workshop on legal and ethical issues in social work clinical practice. This is an important topic for our students and current practitioners. Professor Madden works with

USJ Social Work Professor Presents Transgender Research at Conference

July 31, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes In June 2019, Assistant Professor of Social Work Gina Rosich, Ph.D., attended and presented at the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI) 2019 Conference. Dr. Rosich shared the qualitative results of her mixed methods study on the issue of employment discrimination against members of the transgender community. Within the study, participants were

NASW Annual Awards

National Association of Social Workers Honors Members of USJ Community

December 12, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes On Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, three individuals from the University of Saint Joseph community were honored at the annual awards dinner of the National Association of Social Workers Connecticut Chapter (NASW/CT). The organization, which annually recognizes individuals for their achievements in the field, consists of 2,600 members and serves as the largest professional social work

Anthony De Jesús, MSW, Ed.D., Ed.M

MSW Professor Speaks at Hispanic Heritage Month Lecture

October 15, 2018

Reading Time: 1 minute On Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, Anthony De Jesús, MSW, Ed.D., Ed.M., presented a lecture entitled “From Spanish Speaking to Latinx, A Detras Pa’lante of Rice and Beans Success Stories” at Shipman & Goodwin’s Hispanic Heritage Month luncheon in Hartford, Conn. De Jesús spoke on research that documents the experiences of important Latino historical figures. He

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