Spring Social Work Conference

“Our New Normal: Skills, Struggles & Resilience”

Friday, May 21, 2021 | Virtual Conference | 4 CEUs


8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Log in/ Welcome and Introductions

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Adapting to Change: The Everchanging Public Health Social Work Role During and After a Pandemic
Kacey Schmitt MSW, LISW-CP/S, Director of Social Work, Office of Social Work/Community Health Services, S.C. Dept. of Health & Environmental Control

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Effect of Covid on Families with Disabilities
Kimberly Tissot, Executive Director, Able South Carolina

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Break

11:15a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Palliative Care in the COVID Era
Hannah Coyne, Chaplain, MUSC
Tara Walker, Grief and Bereavement Coordinator, MUSC
Kesha Graham, LISW-CP, ACM-SW, NHDP-BC, Palliative Care Clinical Social Worker, MUSC

12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Break

12:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Self-Care; It’s Not Just a Theory.
Tenelle Jones, MFT, LAC, Human Services Coordinator II, MUSC
Alex Russell, MSW, Executive Director, Tri-County S.P.E.A.K.S.

2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks and Adjourn