The Executive Committee is composed of the officers of the Association (the President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer) as well as the chairpersons of the IASWG committees: Chair of Chapter Development, Chair of Commission on Group Work in Social Work Education, Chair of Membership, Chair of Symposium Committee, Chair of Marketing Committee, Chair of Practice Committee, and Chair of Nominations and Elections Committee. The President may appoint other individuals when particular expertise or knowledge of the organization is required. The Committee shall act on behalf of the Board on routine matters between Board meetings or when time or urgency of an issue does not allow waiting until the next full Board meeting or calling a special meeting. The Committee shall make a full report at the next meeting of the Board regarding any actions taken in the interim since the last Board meeting. The Committee shall be chaired by the President of the Association or in that person's absence, by the Vice-President.
EXTENDED Submission Deadline: February 15, 2017. Submit your Symposium Presentation Proposal now! Click here to learn more.
Call for Papers: Groupwork in Practice - The new Groupwork in Practice section of Groupwork will provide an opportunity to publish papers that are more descriptive of groupwork in practice, learn more here.
2017 Groupwork Student Essay Competition - Whiting and Birch are happy to announce the third Groupwork Essay Prize of $100.00. Student groupworkers are invited to submit an essay or paper on any aspect of their practice of groupwork. Any student on a first degree or masters program, or those who have graduated in 2016, may submit an essay or paper (maximum 5,000 words) for the prize.
Free Access to newest Groupwork article! Click here to read, "Stories of change in a Québec group for men who have perpetrated violence against a partner," by current IASWG members.