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CSSWA promotes the profession of school social work in Colorado to enhance the social emotional growth and academic outcomes of all students.

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What We Do

 

Educate & Advocate

Educate the community, school administrators, and legislators in the vital role and services of School Social Workers through dialogue, pamphlets, website, visibility strategies and lobbying.

Professional Development

Teach colleagues about advances in the field, issues and programs available, through the publication of newsletters and the development of an annual regional conferences.

Build Partnerships

Support the School Social Work profession through representation and association with local, state and national educational, mental health, and child welfare entities.

Networking

Network with School Social Workers and other mental health professionals across Colorado to provide support, information sharing, profession building and communication around significant issues.

New SSW Training

Train new Social Workers in the skills needed to be a School Social Worker, and increase their awareness of this career path by offering School Social Work classes and field placement opportunities through the area MSW programs.

Support Visibility

Support increased visibility of the profession by demonstrating the skills and services that School Social Workers bring to the schools in assisting all children to learn and reach their potential, and in facilitating the National Education goals.

Educate & Advocate

Educate the community, school administrators, and legislators in the vital role and services of School Social Workers through dialogue, pamphlets, website, visibility strategies and lobbying.

Professional Development

Teach colleagues about advances in the field, issues and programs available, through the publication of newsletters and the development of an annual regional conferences.

Build Partnerships

Support the School Social Work profession through representation and association with local, state and national educational, mental health, and child welfare entities.

Networking

Network with School Social Workers and other mental health professionals across Colorado to provide support, information sharing, profession building and communication around significant issues.

New SSW Training

Train new Social Workers in the skills needed to be a School Social Worker, and increase their awareness of this career path by offering School Social Work classes and field placement opportunities through the area MSW programs.

Support Visibility

Support increased visibility of the profession by demonstrating the skills and services that School Social Workers bring to the schools in assisting all children to learn and reach their potential, and in facilitating the national education goals.

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Latest News

December 2020 Member Update

December 2020 Member Update

Hello CSSWA members, As we come to the close of an unprecedented and unpredictable year, the Colorado School Social Work Association Board would like to wholeheartedly thank you for your commitment and service to the children and families across our state. Our...

SSWAA Article How to Improve Mental Health in Our Schools

SSWAA Article How to Improve Mental Health in Our Schools

How to Improve Mental Health in Our Schools and Why it Matters Authors: Emily Ott and Amberlyn Sierra MSW Students at University of Southern California (USC) There is a silent epidemic that knows no borders. It does not discriminate between race, gender, or income,...

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