Leadership Retreat Aug 12-13, 2016
Lets kick off the school year right this year with some strategic planning, networking, leadership and ethics at the:
2016 Ohio School Social Work Association’s Annual Leadership & Planning Retreat!

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Friday August 12th and Saturday August 13th 
8:00am - 4:30pm
Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, Ohio
3 CEU’s in Ethics on Friday
3 CEU’s on Saturday
Presentations on
Advocacy, Leadership, Ethics, Data Collection in Practice, and Resources for Evidence Based Practice in School Social Work.
Networking & Group discussions on topics like 
Securing our licensure requirements, graduate curricula standards, big upcoming School Social Work conferences, and building community and engagement among School Social Workers in Ohio.


Leadership Retreat Flier 2016

Central Region gathering

Recently a few OSSWA members gathered in Mansfield at the Shawshank Reformatory for a tour and networking. Find out what's happening in your region on our calendar!Shawshank

Sponsors needed 50th Midwest SSW Conference 2017

Our committee has been actively working to prepare. We have secured a nationally renowned speaker, a location and begun raising funds.

We need sponsors! Midwest Conference Sponsorship Letter & Form

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Ohio to host the 50th Annual Midwest Council Conference

Cleveland in October 2017!

Midwest Conference Sponsorship Letter & Form

Call for Proposals

Check back! More information will be coming out as it is available.


Date/Time Event
Annual Leadership Retreat
Ohio Dominican University, Columbus oh

Board Meeting Q1

All Day
Midwest Conference


  • to advocate for the development and effective delivery of school social work services in the state of Ohio
  • to establish an maintain collaborative relationships with local, state and national educational, mental health, medical, juvenile justice, and child welfare entities
  • to facilitate the education and professional growth of school social workers
  • to study, recommend, and support legislation pertinent to the needs of students, families, and the profession of school social work