Presentation slides from 2015 conference now avaialable!

PowerPoint presentation slides of invited sessions at the SSWR 2015 Annual Conference are now available. Please note only those presentations of speakers who gave us their permission to do so are posted.

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A Professional Membership Society for Social Work Researchers

The Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), founded in 1993, is a non‐profit, professional membership organization. SSWR supports social workers, social welfare professionals, social work students, social work faculty and researchers in related fields.



January 14-18, 2015
2015 Annual Conference

The Social and Behavioral Importance of Increased Longevity
January 14-18, 2015, New Orleans Marriott
New Orleans, LA, USA


JSSWR Journal

The Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research is a peer-reviewed publication dedicated to presenting innovative, rigorous original research on social problems, intervention programs, and policies. [view more]


News: A Message from the Social Work Leadership Forum

The Social Work Leadership Forum is comprised of the leadership of the following organizations: The Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors (BPD), The Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), The Group for the Advancement of Social Work Doctoral Education (GADE), The National Association of Social Work Deans and Directors (NADD), The Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), and The St. Louis Group. [Read more]