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2017 NASW-Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference: A Meeting of the Professions

2017 NASW-Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference: A Meeting of the Professions

Monday, October 23 through Wednesday, October 25, 2017


Special Pre-Conference CEU Event taking place Sunday, October 22, 2017 (evening) 


REGISTER HERE (or download a paper registration form here)

This ​year’s ​2017 ​NASW-Illinois ​Chapter ​Statewide ​Conference: ​A Meeting ​of ​the ​Professions ​is ​the ​largest ​gathering ​of ​social ​work ​professionals ​in ​the ​state, ​bringing ​together ​over ​800 ​social ​work ​leaders, ​practitioners, ​educators,​ and ​more. ​Taking ​place ​this ​year ​in ​Wheeling, IL, ​the ​2017 ​NASW-Illinois ​Chapter ​Statewide ​Conference ​is ​a ​rare ​opportunity ​to ​network ​with ​other ​social ​workers. ​Come ​meet ​the ​best ​and ​the ​brightest ​of ​Illinois ​social ​workers! ​This year's conference offers up to 20 CEUs to attendees including workshops in cultural competency and ethics. With ​80 educational ​sessions ​and ​over ​125 ​speakers, ​the ​2017 ​NASW-Illinois ​Chapter ​Statewide ​Conference ​connects ​you ​to ​the ​newest ​trends, ​innovations, ​and ​practices ​that ​can ​help ​you ​strengthen ​and ​improve ​your ​social ​work ​skills. ​And ​with ​our ​workshops ​qualifying ​for LSWs, LCSWs, PEL Type 73 (CPDUs), LPCs, LCPCs, LMFTs, RNs, LPNs, APNs, LCPs, and some ICB credentials*, ​there’s ​no ​reason ​not ​to ​attend! 

*This conference has received final authorization for the following ICB credentials: Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, MISA I or II or III, PCGC II, CCJP I or II, CAAP I or II, CRSS I or II, MAATP I or II, RDDP, NCRS II , CFPP II, and CVSS II



Conference App

The official conference mobile app is now live! The 2017 conference app is your go-to guide for up-to-date schedule and workshop information. 

Once you download the app, look within the app for the NASW-IL 2017 Statewide Conference option. 

Conference Location

The Westin North Shore
601 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Wheeling IL 60090

The Westin North Shore is situated just sixteen miles north of O'Hare International Airport in the prestigious North Shore district. The Wheeling hotel location blends style and elegance with the convenience of a full-service hotel. Further accommodation information is forthcoming. Click here for more about hotel accommodations. 

Posted on 08/31/17 at 11:00 PM


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