The 47th Annual NASW Texas State Conference will be held October 12 - 14, 2023, at the Galveston Island Convention Center in Galveston, TX. Attendees will have the opportunity to earn up to 20.5 CEUs at sessions designed to provide immediate take-aways to enhance your knowledge and effectiveness in micro, mezzo, and macro social work practice!
Highlights include more than 75 breakout sessions, 25 ethics workshops, a Texas-sized Exhibit Hall, a documentary film screening, non-stop networking opportunities, and much more!
Hotel Room Blocks
Hilton Galveston Island Resort (5400 Seawall Blvd, Galveston), $175/night + tax. As of August 24, there are no rooms left in this block the night of Friday, October 13. There are a few rooms left the nights of Wednesday, October 12, and Thursday, October 13. For reservations, call (877) 425-4753 and ask for the "National Association of Social Workers Texas/NASW" room block. Note: A non-refundable deposit equal to first night’s stay is due at the time of deposit. Group discount available until September 20 or whenever block fills - whichever happens first.
San Luis Resort, Spa, and Conference Center (5222 Seawall Blvd, Galveston) As of August 24, all nights in this room block have sold out.
Holiday Inn Resort on the Beach (5002 Seawall Blvd, Galveston) As of August 24, all nights in this room block have sold out.
"I’m Good: How Complacency in Social Work Impacts Inclusivity"
Presented by Dr. Jandel Crutchfield at the Opening Plenary Thursday, October 12, 12:00 PM - 1:30PM
This interactive keynote will provide participants with a basic understanding of inclusivity; inclusivity in social work practice, education, and research; ways that complacency and privilege in the profession creates a barrier to true inclusivity amongst social workers as colleagues; ways to overcome the complacency trap. The Opening Plenary will also feature an awards ceremony for the 2023 NASW Texas Award Recipients.
Promote your organization to social workers across Texas by participating as an exhibitor or sponsor! Get information.