Category Archives: Member Spotlight

BSW Student Representative Evelyn Lopez-Rodriguez, Advocates for Undocumented Workers...

New York lawmakers are nearing agreement on a $2 billion fund that would provide assistance to jobless workers who were excluded from unemployment benefits during the pandemic, including undocumented immigrants. As activists hold hunger strikes and march for the excluded workers fund, several suburban lawmakers continue to express concern that the effort goes too far even … Continue reading BSW Student Representative Evelyn Lopez-Rodriguez, Advocates for Undocumented Workers During COVID-19

A Minute with… Marcia Schwartzman Levy, LCSW-R

A Minute with… is a segment that allows social workers to share their insights, stories, and perspectives from their field/ practice area. This month, we are featuring Marcia Schwartzman Levy, LCSW-R, a licensed clinical social worker, whose primary work has been in a public hospital system, with private practice and consulting on the side, and her … Continue reading A Minute with… Marcia Schwartzman Levy, LCSW-R

A Minute with… Barbara Ehrenpreis, LCSW, ACHP-SW

A Minute with… is a segment that allows social workers to share their insights, stories, and perspectives from their field/ practice area. This month, we are featuring Barbara Ehrenpreis, LCSW, ACHP-SW, a hospice social worker, and her piece on coping with grief and loss during the holiday season. Everyone is happy: holiday parties abound and work … Continue reading A Minute with… Barbara Ehrenpreis, LCSW, ACHP-SW

A Minute with… Joan Beder, DSW

A Minute with… is a segment that allows social workers to share their insights, stories, and perspectives from their field/ practice area. This month, we are featuring Joan Beder, DSW, Professor at Yeshiva University and her piece on the essential role that social workers play in providing the best care to families and service members, with … Continue reading A Minute with… Joan Beder, DSW