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    Ten professors to join SSW

    The School of Social Work welcomed ten new faculty members.
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    UTA scholar recognized for his worldwide leadership and research in the Social Work field.

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    Associate dean recognized for work in gerontology, other SSW faculty research in Aging highlighted

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    What is Social Work?

    Interested in a Social Work career?
    Learn more about our BSW and MSW programs.

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    Announcing the 2019 Student Research Showcase Winners

    Congratulations to our student showcase winners!
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    SSW Significant Rankings and Achievements for 2018 – Year in Review

    For a listing of our 2018 Achievements in rankings, research, community involvement, faculty and student awards/honors and Year in Review Booklet click here.

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    Online MSW offerings now include:

    • Direct Practice with Children and Families
    • Direct Practice with Mental Health and Substance Abuse
    • Direct Practice with Aging

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    Two new School of Social Work professors win international award

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    College Choice ranked UTA Social Work No. 5 on its 2017 list of the Most Affordable Online Master's in Social Work

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    College Factual ranked UTA Social Work No. 5 in the country and No. 1 in Texas for Veteran Friendliness

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Now accepting applications for Spring and Summer 2020 start.

Centers


CARS

Center for Addiction and Recovery Studies (CARS)
Provides researched, evidenced-based, trauma informed services in prevention, intervention and recovery support services; trains social workers ready to impact changes in oppressed populations; and adds to addiction and recovery practice knowledge through collaborative research. This is accomplished through programs offered in the Dallas and Tarrant counties, instituting a comprehensive student intern training program for social work interns, and collaborating with researchers from the School of Social Work and the community.


CCW

Center for Child Welfare (CCW)
Serves as a research and resource center for Texas, the Southwest, and the nation in the advancement and dissemination of knowledge to improve the conditions of vulnerable children and their families. Research, education, and dissemination efforts address the basic rights of children to be nurtured and protected by their families with the support of their communities.

News & Highlights


Ten professors join School of Social Work this academic year; six fill newly created positions

Ten professors join School of Social Work this academic year; six fill newly created positions
- The School of Social Work welcomed ten new faculty members, including two who are returning to the School after brief absences, the dean announced recently. Several of the faculty positions were created this year. Dr. Katherine Sanchez returns to...[Read More]


$1.3 million federal grant to offer students training in addiction treatment

$1.3 million federal grant to offer students training in addiction treatment
- More than two dozen students per year will get hands-on training in intervening and treating opioid and substance use disorders under a three-year federal grant awarded to the School of Social Work.  The U.S. Health...[Read More]


SSW student wins two scholarships

SSW student wins two scholarships
- Two North Texas gerontological societies have awarded scholarships to a School of Social Work student who is researching aging issues. The Dallas Area Gerontological Society and the Tarrant Area Gerontological Society both awarded Erin Roark...[Read More]


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