Growing up in India, Aakanksha Sinha, PhD, was surrounded by family members who reinforced the importance of making the world a better place. Since joining Seattle University as an assistant professor of social work and becoming a local business owner, Sinha is ambitiously accomplishing just that.
May 18, 2020
We are mourning the loss of Taylene Watson who passed away on March 26. She has been recognized locally and nationally for her leadership in advancing the social work profession and issues of social justice. You can continue Taylene’s legacy by donating to the Taylene Sumler Watson Excellence in Social Work Endowment.
May 11, 2020
Today, eating disorders are a serious and widespread health issue from which more than 30 million people of all ages and genders suffer. At least one person dies from an eating disorder every 62 minutes. Social workers are helping through prevention, treatment and policy.
May 5, 2020
By this time, nearly all Americans are aware that the country (and the world) is experiencing a pandemic caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). While pandemics are not new to the United States, COVID-19 is emerging as a public health crisis that has the potential to directly or indirectly impact nearly every household in the country.
Apr 27, 2020
From the NASW Social Work Blog: The Association of Social Work Boards, the Council on Social Work Education, and the National Association of Social Workers are committed to collaborating on the range of issues affecting the social work profession and the people and communities we serve in this ever-changing and unsettling environment created by the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
Apr 21, 2020