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NASW-NYS Executive Director, Samantha Fletcher on The Social Workers Radio Talk Show

A Chat with NASW-NYS Executive Director Dr. Samantha Fletcher Executive Director, Dr. Samantha Fletcher, discusses how the chapter is engaging with, and providing resources for, its members during this time of COVID-19.

NASW-NYS Executive Director on The Capitol Pressroom

Social workers answer the call during COVID-19 pandemic Samantha Fletcher, Executive Director of the New York chapter of the National Association of Social Workers, explained how NASW-NYS is helping during the pandemic.

NASW NYS Board members, Michael Cappiello and Billye Jones In The News

While coronavirus has children home and families strained, abuse and neglect could rise Board members, Michael Cappiello and Billye Jones address child abuse and neglect during COVID-19.

NASW-NYS Executive Director on The Social Workers Radio Talk Show

  NASW-NYS Executive Director Samantha Howell will be a guest on The Social Workers radio talk on Thursday, February 28, at 10AM. Tune into WCDB 90.9FM to hear Samantha speak to co-hosts Dr. Eric Hardiman and Alyssa Lotmore, LMSW, on why advocacy is a vital component of social work. Samantha will also be discussing about … Continue reading NASW-NYS Executive Director on The Social Workers Radio Talk Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Leading Statewide Mental Health Professional Associations Appl...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, January 15, 2019 CONTACT: Richard Gallo, NYS Psychiatric Association – (518) 465-3545 Jerry Grodin, PhD, NYS Psychological Association – (518) 265-2274 Samantha Howell, Executive Director, National Association of Social Workers – NYS – 518-463-4741 Mathew Shurka, Co-founder & Chief Strategist Born Perfect – (516) 287-7072   Leading Statewide Mental Health Professional … Continue reading FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Leading Statewide Mental Health Professional Associations Applaud Senate & Assembly Passage of Legislation to Prohibit So-Called “Conversion Therapy” for Minors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NYS SOCIAL WORKERS AND STATE LEGISLATORS UNITE AT THE CAPITOL ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Kania Ponto, MSW 518-463-4741 ext 22 kponto.naswnys@socialworkers.org   NYS SOCIAL WORKERS AND STATE LEGISLATORS UNITE AT THE CAPITOL IN FINAL PUSH TO BAN CONVERSION THERAPY Social Workers Rally to Call for End of Discredited Practice (Wednesday, April 25, 2018, ALBANY, NY) – Social workers and social work students from across … Continue reading FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NYS SOCIAL WORKERS AND STATE LEGISLATORS UNITE AT THE CAPITOL IN FINAL PUSH TO BAN CONVERSION THERAPY