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 – 1:50pm 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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All-Ohio Institute on Community Psychiatry 2017

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

The Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents four workshops at the “13th All-Ohio Institute on Community Psychiatry: Behavioral Health Re-Design: Focus on Recovery for Ohio’s Consumers.” / March 24-25, 2017 / North Dublin, OH / CMEs, CEUs / The All-Ohio Institute is a statew...

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Lunch & Learn: Summit County Children’s Services March 29

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Network with Summit County Children’s Services staff at an information session on Wednesday March 29 from 12:50pm-2:00pm in the Mandel Center Room 108, a part of the Mandel School’s Social Work Month celebration. Learn about opportunities for interns, 1st and 2nd year field placements, and ...

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Lunch & Learn Session: Applewood & Bellefaire JCB March 22

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Learn about social work career paths and opportunities from Applewood & Bellefaire agency hiring managers while you eat lunch and earn 1 PD hour on Wednesday, March 22, 12:50-1:50 p.m. in Mandel Center Room 108,  a part of the Mandel School’s Social Work Month celebration. To attend, RSVP to ...

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Lunch & Learn Session: OhioGuidestone March 1

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Network with OhioGuidestone staff at an information session on Wednesday March 1 from 12:50pm-2:00pm in the Mandel Center Room 108, a part of the Mandel School’s Social Work Month celebration. Learn about opportunities for interns, 1st and 2nd year field placements, and recent graduates. Lunch an...

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Lunch & Learn Session: Nationwide Hospitals March 8

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Network with Nationwide Hospitals staff at an information session on Wednesday March 8 from 12:50pm-2:00pm in the Mandel Center Room 108, a part of the Mandel School’s Social Work Month celebration. Learn about opportunities for interns, 1st and 2nd year field placements, and recent graduates. Lu...

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Tour Civil Rights Photography Exhibit at Maltz Museum on March 22

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Don’t miss the opportunity to tour the Maltz Museum’s exhibit of “This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement,” a striking display of more than 150 photographs depicting the fight for equality and empowerment, on Wednesday, March 22, at 6:00pm-8...

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Celebrate Social Work Month 2017: Social Workers Stand Up

February 24, 2017 / No Comments

Happy Social Work Month! Everyone is invited to join Mandel School festivities throughout March, to celebrate the theme “Social Workers Stand Up!” and to honor our students, alumni, field supervisors, faculty and friends who are among the 600,000 social workers throughout the world wh...

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