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Health Care
Wednesday, April 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Public Comment on MDHHS Medicaid Health Plan Common Formulary Needed! »
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is soliciting comments from the public on the Michigan Medica...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Systemic Underfunding of Michigan's Public Mental Health System »
Below is the analysis that the Community Mental Health Association of Michigan conducted around the systemic underfundin...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018   (2 Comments - view/add)
SUD Rule Changes Toolkit »
The state of Michigan is considering changes to regulations that could have serious implications for substance use disorde...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW-Michigan Submits Comments About Harmful SUD Rule Changes »
  October 16, 2018 Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Bureau of Community and He...
Monday, July 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expanding List of Mandatory Reporters »
To: Chairman Kesto and Members of the Law and Justice Committee From: Allan Wachendorfer, Policy Director, NASW-Mich...

NASW-Michigan News
Wednesday, May 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michigan Social Worker Appointed to National Ethics Committee »
NASW-Michigan is excited to announce that member Monica Rich-McLaurin, LMSW, has been appointed to a 3 year term on the NA...
Wednesday, May 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW dues increase July 1. Pre-pay by June 15 for current rate. »
On July 1, 2019, NASW will increase membership dues for the first time in four years, by 5% across all member types. This...
Monday, April 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 NASW-Michigan Election Slate Announced »
    NASW-Michigan is excited to announce the  slate  of candidates for the 2019 Chapter Board o...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Meet the 2019 Social Work Students of the Year! »
Annually, one BSW and one MSW student from each accredited social work program in the state is nominated to receive the N...
Tuesday, April 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is It Time To Renew Your Social Work License? »
Each year on April 30th, thousands of Michigan social workers renew their professional licenses. Here’s a few reminders if...

School
Thursday, March 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
School Social Workers Unveil School Safety Reform Plan »
Law enforcement, school groups ask legislature for $120M to make schools safer Updated  Mar 22 ;  Posted&...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSW students protest staff member's email based on religious bias »
Kaela Theut Daily Staff Reporter Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:52pm   Over 30 st...
Wednesday, May 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social workers ‘were the glue’ that held school together after shock of student’s death »
It was an extremely difficult time for students, staff and administrators in Wyandotte Public Schools last week, and Schoo...
Friday, April 29, 2016
Students take part in ‘Professionalism Day’ »
Students take part in ‘Professionalism Day’ MARQUETTE — The weather was a little gray Wednesday, but some students at...
Thursday, February 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
State has fewer goals to end child welfare system oversight »
State has fewer goals to end child welfare system oversight   Associated Press 6:30 p.m. EST February 2, 2016&...

Legislation/Policy
Wednesday, May 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Action Alert from CMHA »
  As you may know, the FY20 budget process is moving along, last week the Senate Appropriations Committee report...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Contact Your Lawmakers to Urge Support of Social Worker Reimbursement Bills »
The Improving Access to Mental Health Act (S. 782 and H.R. 1533)     Much-neede...
Friday, March 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW March Legislative Monthly Update »
NASW March Legislative Monthly Update     Happy Social Work Month! I am honored to join the Natio...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sanctuary Policy Prohibition Acts (HB 4083 & HB 4090) Organization Position Statement »
Sanctuary Policy Prohibition Acts (HB 4083 & HB 4090) Organization Position Statement    ...
Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PRESS RELEASE: Michigan’s Universal Caseload Initiative »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: To turn around performance, department announces major changes to Michigan’s Universal Caseload ini...

Social Justice
Friday, April 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Workers Need to Be Fervent Advocates for Immigrants and Refugees »
Danielle Haskin, MSW   For the past few years, the Trump Administration’s policies on immigration and refu...
Sunday, November 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW-Michigan Jointly Submits Comments Against Detention of Children with MIRC »
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Tuesday, June 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW UPDATE ON FAMILY SEPARATIONS. YOUR INPUT REQUESTED »
NASW is horrified by the continued separation of children and families at the United States borders. NASW CEO Angelo McCla...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MI Civil Rights Commission Takes Action on Anti-LGBT Discrimination »
    MI Civil Rights Commission Takes Action on Anti-LGBT Discrimination In a First-In-The-...
Friday, April 29, 2016
Beyond the Tap »
The national spotlight is on Flint, Michigan as it struggles in the midst of a water crisis that has been mismanaged by go...

Advocacy
Wednesday, March 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Capitol Action Day »
  More than 60 social workers were at  the Capitol in Lansing on Tuesday, March 19th to educate lawmakers abo...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACTION ALERT! Government Shut Down - What You Can Do! »
    Dear NASW Members,   I am getting increasingly frustrated and angry at the ong...
Monday, January 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get Your Rally Signs Ready: Women’s Marches Coming Later This Month »
  On January 21, 2017, millions of people gathered   across the country to organize and engage with like-min...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bill Allowing Felons To Work For Corrections Reported To Senate »
Copyright 2018 Gongwer News Service, Inc.  All Rights Reserved Tuesday, June 6, 2017 Bill Allowing Felon...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Public Concerns Will Lead To Proposed Medicaid Rule Change »
      Copyright 2018 Gongwer News Service, Inc.  All Rights Reserved    ...

Insurance
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Policy restrictions waived for policyholders in the aftermath of Hurricanes »
Frederick, Maryland – September 21, 2017— Social workers are on the front line when it comes to providing disaster relief...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
When it comes to Claims-made Professional Liability coverage... »
When it comes to Claims-made Professional Liability coverage, make sure you keep it continuously with no gaps! If you a...
Saturday, January 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report Court and Licensing Board Matters to Your Professional Liability Insurance »
Report Court and Licensing Board Matters to Your Professional Liability Insurance Carrier Immediately As many social wo...
Monday, November 4, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Your Best First Step in Seeking Legal Assistance and Representation... »
Your Best First Step in Seeking Legal Assistance and Representation with 
Licensing Board Complaints and Malpractice Laws...

Ethics
Monday, November 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
2 social workers charged with manslaughter in Detroit toddler's death »
Prosecutor says social workers failed to follow up on 3-year-old after finding inadequate food in house to feed him...

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