Preparing for Graduation: Loan Repayment and Consolidation

March 24, 2017 / No Comments

On April 18, at 1:00pm in room 108 of the Mandel Center, Matt Colver, the Mandel School’s Assistant Director of Financial Aid will be discussing¬†important information about managing your student loans after you graduate.

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Mandel School Offers $10,000 Guaranteed Annual Scholarship for Fall 2017

March 23, 2017 / No Comments

For the first time in its 100-year history, the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University is offering a $10,000 Guaranteed Annual Scholarship to admitted students. “We want to make it possible for people to make the choice to come to...

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Fundamentals of Ohio’s Behavioral Health Redesign Training

March 21, 2017 / No Comments

The Center for Evidence-Based Practices encourages providers of behavioral healthcare services in Ohio to attend an important training that will occur on 5 dates in 5 cities throughout the state. / “Fundamentals of Ohio’s Behavioral Health Redesign Training” provides a comprehen...

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Tobacco Recovery for People with Severe Mental Illness, Addiction

March 17, 2017 / No Comments

The Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents “Evidence-Based Interventions for Tobacco Use Disorders” on 3 dates in 3 cities in Ohio! / $0, Free for Ohio providers; $115 for non-Ohio / 3.0 CEUs / This training will examine the impact of tobacco use disorders on individuals with me...

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Build and Sustain Intensive-Treatment Teams with Leadership and Supervision Essentials

March 14, 2017 / No Comments

Deana Leber-George, MEd, LPCC-S, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents a two-day event for team leaders and supervisors committed to recruiting, retaining, and developing highly motivated professionals who are dedicated to providing the best possible care to people with severe menta...

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Center for Innovative Practices presents at the 2017 Behavioral Health Conference

March 13, 2017 / No Comments

Several Senior Trainers and Technical Assistants from our Center for Innovative Practices within the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education presented at 2017 Behavioral Health Conference for the State of Ohio. Maureen Kishna, MSSA, LISW-S in partnership with Megan Hutchens, L...

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Center for EBPs Helps ACT Teams Share Lessons-Learned about Implementation

March 10, 2017 / No Comments

Join Jon Ramos of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices on March 15, 2017¬† for this professional peer-networking event and learning community. / 9 to 10 am or 12 to 1 pm / WebEx / $0, Free / “ACT Team Leader Conference Calls” provide a forum for Ohio ACT professionals to ask basic a...

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Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Treatment for People with Severe Mental Illness

March 7, 2017 / No Comments

Ric Kruszynski, MSSA, LISW, LICDC, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents this training on 3 dates in 3 cities in Ohio! / A must-attend event highlighting 10 considerations which are essential for programs that provide treatment to individuals with severe and persistent mental illnes...

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Community Practice Student Niza Phiri organizes drive to collect hygiene items for local men’s shelter

March 6, 2017 / No Comments

MSSA Community Practice student Niza Phiri has organized a campaign to collect items needed to create hygiene kits for men living in the Men’s shelter at 2100 Lakeside. The following items will be collected¬†from 2/15/17 to 4/30/2017. Boxes for the collection have been placed just inside the...

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Study Abroad in Nicaragua in June: Child Development and Welfare

March 3, 2017 / No Comments

The Mandel School has just announced a new short-term Study Abroad course, Child Development/Child Welfare in Nicaragua (SASS 375J/575), on June 1-30. Open to all Case Western Reserve undergraduates and graduate students, it offers unique international service learning placements, direct engageme...

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MSSA Dean’s Forum

March 3, 2017 / No Comments

Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:50 Р1:50pm Mandel Center Room 106 Dean Gilmore invites you to join him to discuss the school, your successes, personal goals, lingering concerns, and any challenges you may be facing.

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Announcing the Early Intervention Related Services Training Program for 2017

March 3, 2017 / No Comments

The next training cohort begins the summer of 2017. The deadline for applying to this program is March 23. This interdisciplinary specialty training program is designed for CWRU graduate students from Social Work and Speech Language Pathology who are interested in working with young children at-r...

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ACT Team Leader Training

February 28, 2017 / No Comments

Save the dates! / May 31-June 1, 2017 / Columbus, OH / CEUs + Supervision Credits / $0, Free for Ohio ACT team leaders; $250 for non-Ohio / “ACT Team Leader Training” is a two-day event for innovators who are implementing Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) with aspirations of high fi...

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Student Spotlight: Janelle Kinney

February 27, 2017 / No Comments

Program: MSSA, 1st Year Full Time, Direct Practice, Children, Youth and Families Hometown: Twinsburg, Ohio Why social work? I chose social work, because for as long as I can remember, I wanted to dedicate my life to helping children that are unable to help themselves. Favorite thing about Clevela...

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Donate to Flint Michigan Relief

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Alternative Break Flint will make its third journey to Flint, Michigan to provide assistance and supplies city-wide to address the ongoing water crisis. A Campus-Wide Supply Drive was launched to collect water, wipes, filters, and non-perishable food items for Flint residents.  Last year, the gro...

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Summer Courses Information Meeting for Advanced Standing and Full-time MSSA students

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Tuesday, March 7, 12:50-1:50pm, Mandel Center Room 105 The purpose of the meeting is to make sure students are prepared to take summer courses. We will discuss the summer schedule, preparation for graduation (AS students), financial aid, field education and library services through the summer. Th...

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