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New Field Education Site at Liberty City open for Spring placement

New Field Education Site at Liberty City open for Spring placement

The Advanced Clinical & Community Practice and Education (ACCOPE) program is dedicated to promoting well-being among children and families through the delivery of trauma informed services. ACCOPE is a field education placement site that is staffed by Bachelors and Masters level social work interns who provide a range of social work services...

Halloween & Sex Crime: Myth vs. Reality

Halloween & Sex Crime: Myth vs. Reality

It is almost Halloween, and as we begin to feel a chill in the air in the northern hemisphere, we also feel the excitement of that annual ritual of trick or treating. But while children look forward to a night of ghouls, ghosts, goblins and goodies, parents ponder the presence of real-life demons in the neighborhood: registered sex offenders....

Pride Week

Pride Week

LAVENDER SPEED MENTORING When: 10/23Time: 6-8pmLocation: Landon Events Room The lavender reception is an opportunity for the LGBTQA faculty, staff and students to build meaningful relationships and learn about the resources available on and off campus. Come and connect in this social through food, drinks, and activities. For more information...

Two great events. One BIG day.

Two great events. One BIG day.

Saturday, October 14, 2017 | Miami Graduate & Undergraduate Healthcare Programs OPEN HOUSE9AM - 12PM Graduate Programs OPEN HOUSE2PM - 5PM

Six Barry faculty members honored as Top Black Educator for 2017

Six Barry faculty members honored as Top Black Educator for 2017

Six Barry University faculty members have been named a Top Black Educator in 2017 by Legacy Magazine. Barry's honorees join a list of other black educators in Miami-Dade County who are paving the way for students as they enrich their education. The award honors those educators “who play an integral role in shaping the lives of our young...

The CHRSJ announce the Student Advocate Award Winners

The CHRSJ announce the Student Advocate Award Winners

The School of Social Work and The Center for Human Rights & Social Justice (CHRSJ), are delighted to announce the Student Advocate Award winners: Francesca Gerard School of Education/CounselingMajor: Clinical Mental Health & Family/Marriage Counseling Joel Breneman School of Social WorkMSW 2017 The CHRSJ was impressed with their commitment...

BUSSW Congratulates our recent PhD Graduates from Spring 2017!

BUSSW Congratulates our recent PhD Graduates from Spring 2017!

BUSSW Congratulates our recent PhD Graduates from Spring 2017! Dr. Sarah Ingram-Herring An Exploratory Study of Factors Influencing Social Work Students' Commitment to Community-Based Practice This study examined what factors might influence social work students' commitment to community-based practice by exploring the relationship between...

NEW Trauma Informed Social Work Practice in School Settings Course Offering!

NEW Trauma Informed Social Work Practice in School Settings Course Offering!

NEW Trauma Informed Social Work Practice in School Settings Course Offering! Beginning Fall 2017 The purpose of this elective course is to help students develop the knowledge and competencies necessary for trauma informed social work practice with students, teachers, families, schools and communities in the 21st century. A special focus is placed...

Fostering Success: Summer Training Program

Fostering Success: Summer Training Program

Barry University's School of Social Work and the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) partnered to launch a two-week program designed to give former foster youth and independent living teens ages18 and older the training they need to adequately prepare for the workforce. The Fostering Success: Summer Training Program, an immersion...

Student Advocate Award of $250.00

Student Advocate Award of $250.00

Center for Human Rights and Social Justice Student Advocate Award A one-time financial award of $250.00 will be distributed each academic year to a Barry University student that has demonstrated a commitment to human rights and social justice in their community with a focus on one or more of the 5 initiatives of the School of Social Work's Center...

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