NYSSSWA Workshop Proposal Topics

Call for Papers — Share Your Expertise!

We know School Social Workers across New York are doing fabulous things to assist students.  This is your opportunity to submit a proposal to be part of Professional Development offerings sponsored by the New York State School Social Workers’ Association.    We are especially looking for anyone interested in presenting a Webinar.  

See topics of interest below and submit a Workshop Proposal to share your strategies and interventions!

Top Topics of Interest Include**:

  • Child & Adolescent Mental Health Issues
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Substance Abuse
    • Suicide Prevention & Risk Assessment
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Interventions & Strategies
    • Crisis Response & Management
    • Practical Tools SSWs Can Use*
  • Self Care
  • Social Media*
    • Impact on Children & Youth
    • Safety Concerns–FBI
  • Threat Assessment

Other Topics of Interest*:

  • Art Therapy
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder
  • Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    • Eating Disorders
    • First Aid
    • Panic Attacks
    • Self Harm
    • Tech Addiction and the Affects on Young People
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Group Work Ideas
  • Homeless Liaison—Effective Practices
  • Multi Tiered Systems of Support
  • Restorative Practices
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma Sensitive Schools
  • Yoga



*Topics based on 2022 & 2023 attendee feedback.    **Topics that received the most requests.

Download Topics of Interest Here             Workshop Proposal Form Here!