20th Annual Fall Social Work Conference:

Social Work, Innovation, and Diversity in a New World 


Friday, October 16, 2020 | Live via Web Ex


8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.      Welcome and Introductions
                                            Martha Gomez, LMSW, Committee Co-Chair
                                            Kesha Graham, LISW-CP, ACM-SW, NHDP-BC, Committee Co-Chair

Morning Theme: Social Work, COVID-19, and Tele-health


8:50 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.      Tele-health, COVID-19, and Social Work Practice in South Carolina (1 hour)
                                            Ryan Kruis, MSW, LISW-CP, COE Manager

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.   Psychological First Aid and Skills for Psychological Recovery (1 hour)
                                             Speaker: Dr. Alyssa Rheingold and Meg Wallace, LISW-CP
Afternoon Theme: Racial Trauma, Diversity, and Inclusion

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.     Historical and Current Explorations in Racial Trauma and its Impact on Advocacy and Mental Health Services (1 hour)
                                             Dr. Funlola Are, Aurelia Sands Belle, M.Ed, and Carla Newman, LMSW
1:10 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.       Diversity in Leadership: Ending Social Injustice in the Workplace (1 hour)
                                           Anton Gunn, MSW, CDM, CSP

2:10 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.       Closing Remarks and Adjoun
                                            Martha Gomez, LMSW, Committee Co-Chair
                                            Kesha Graham, LISW-CP, ACM-SW, NHDP-BC, Committee Co-Chair

** 4.0 CEUs