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 Congratulations to NOFSW board member and past president Dr. Viola Vaughan-Eden!

2023 Outstanding Individual in Academia from the Congressional Research Institute for Social Work and Policy


JoFSW is now live! New articles now available


2023 NOFSW Conference is now the NOFSW Certificate Series June 6-8, 2023 

(The 2023 NOFSW Certificate Series will be held in a virtual format only) 

Online Registration is now open (Register by May 15 to save)

June 6, 2023 - Forensic Social Work Certificate Program: Foundation Skills for Forensic Social Work 

June 7, 2023 - Non-Capital Mitigation Certificate Program

June 8, 2023 - Advanced Forensic Social Work Certificate Program: Forensic Court Systems, Reporting and Testifying

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 the foundation and advanced FSW 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!  

National Organization 
of Forensic Social Work


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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