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Announcing NOFSW Conference Plenary Sessions 

1) Ethical Considerations of Serving Immigrant Communities - Dr. Mary Lehman Held 

2) Finding Common Ground in the Reform v. Abolitionist Debate - Panel moderated by Dr. David McLeod


3) Bearing Witness to a Homicide: Vicarious Trauma Experienced in the Death Chamber - Panel moderated by Dr. Sandra Joy 

Welcome to New NOFSW Board Member Shawna Paris-Hoyte!


JoFSW is now live! New articles now available


Save the Date! June 24-27, 2024 - NOFSW Annual Conference and Immigration Certificate Program  New Orleans, LA  registration open

Conference Agenda Now Posted - Register by June 2nd to Save! Earn up to 20 CE credit hours. 

Save the Date! October 8 and 9, 2024 - Forensic Social Work Certificate Program: Foundation Skills for Forensic Social Work - registration open now!

National Organization 
of Forensic Social Work

Benefits of NOFSW Membership


*Be a part of the only professional organization focusing specifically on forensic social work,

*Apply discounts to registration for the NOFSW annual conference and certificate programs.  

*Receive our monthly Open Court newsletter (featuring FSW publications, educational events, news and employment opportunities),

*Access the Journal of Forensic Social Work (JoFSW),

*Participate in free webinars (includes ce credit),

*Network with other forensic social workers and mental health professionals,

*and more!  

The National Organization of Forensic Social Work endeavors to advance social justice through the interprofessional collaboration of human service and legal systems.

-NOFSW Vision Statement

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