FSWI is excited to host the second Student Financial Well-Being Fair in Baltimore on Monday, December 2, 2019, 12:00-2:00. See the Student Financial Well-Being Fair flyer.
Money and Wellness: The Intersections of Financial and Behavioral Health: Friday, October 18, 2019; 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.; Online; $30; CEUs: 1.5; Instructor: Jeffrey Anvari-Clark MA, MSW. This CPE Faculty Fiesta session provided an overview of the importance of integrating financial capability perspectives in addressing behavioral health and the impact both domains have on each other, introduced evidence-based financial and psychosocial interventions and assessment options, and highlighted emerging issues of which practitioners should be aware. Listen to the audio here.
FSWI is proud to partner with the Universities of Shady Grove for its Financial Well-Being Fair on Friday, October 18, 12-2!  See the Financial Well-Being Fair flyer for more details.
Call for Papers: Financial Capability and Asset Building: Achievements, Challenges, and Next Steps Research Convening
The Center for Social Development in the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Maryland School of Social Work invites proposals for research papers for its 4th Financial Capability and Asset Building: Achievements, Challenges, and Next Steps Research Convening to be held on September 23-25, 2020 in St. Louis, MO.    

Scholars are invited to submit papers that (a) analyze financial vulnerability and explore strategies to improve financial well‐being, (b) assess FCAB policy and practice among vulnerable populations, or (c) examine FCAB teaching approaches. Papers should identify the roles and contributions of social workers in policy practices. Three themes guide the research sought for this announcement: (1) social work practice, (2) social work education, and (3) social policy. The attached document provides additional detail.  
Important dates 
Deadline for submission: Tuesday, September 3, 2019 
Notice of acceptance: Monday, October 21, 2019 
Deadline for updated abstract: Monday, August 3, 2020 
Deadline for full paper: Friday, August 21, 2020
April 2, 2019
Spring Daniel Thursz Social Justice Lecture at the School of Social Work featured former U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski

FSWI thanks former Senator Mikulski for her shout-out to Financial Social Work as a critical skill for social work students and practitioners in the field! Watch the video clip here. (33:02 through 34:47)




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