All Hands on DeckDr. Marlene Saunders


A member organization, NASW-DE promotes, develops, and protects the practice of social work and social workers and, through its work and advocacy, seeks to enhance the effective functioning and well-being of individuals, families, and communities.

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The National Association of Social Workers – Delaware Chapter has taken a proactive approach in an effort to ready social workers for changes pertaining to licensure that are going to occur. To insure that such a course reflects the interest and support of Delaware’s clinical social workers, we are requesting that you take 5 minutes to complete the short survey. Click here to access the survey.


Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims

September 23, 2014
Doors open at 6:00pm
Event starts at 7:00pm
P.S. DuPont Elementary School Auditorium
701 W. 34th Street, Wilmington, DE
Click here for more information

3rd Annual Psychiatric Society of Delaware CME Symposium

Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
MSD Conference Center, Newark, DE

Registration is now open for the 3rd Annual Psychiatric Society of  Delaware CME Symposium, scheduled for Saturday, September 27, 2014 at the Medical Society of Delaware Conference Center. This educational event will bring experts from around the region to present on the topics of: the impact of animals in human emotional life, updates on sleep disorders, the effectiveness of antidepressants and the clinical concepts and applications of psychiatric pharmacogenomics. Attendees will receive updates on the latest research and clinical advances related to these topics. The target audience for this live educational event is psychiatrists, physicians, psychologists, pharmacists, nurses, social workers and all mental health professionals. Breakfast, lunch and educational materials will be provided to registered attendees. Approved for 4 CEU's for social workers by NASW.
For questions, please contact Angela Jarrett, 302-366-1020 or

 2014 AIDS Walk Delaware

Wilmington Riverfront
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Please call Dr. Saunders at NASW-DE office (302-288-0931)  to determine the level of participation.

Delaware Professional Counselors Association 2014 Conference

Violence in Our Homes, Communities and World: How Counselors Can Respond
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Registration beginning at 7:30 am.The Conference from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
Wilmington University, Dover Campus Auditorium
3282 N DuPont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901
(302) 734-2594
From NASW-DE, Norwood Coleman, President-Elect and Yvonne Dodd, Past Sussex County Representative will be panelist.


Delaware Dads Summit

Saturday, October 10, 2014
Riverfront - Chase Center
Click here for more information and how to register.

13th Annual Community Mental Health Conference

Mental Health Association in Delaware
Back to Basics
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Riverfront - Chase Center
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