Early-Career Social Workers: You're Invited to the Next NASWVA Early-Career Professionals Group Meeting Oct. 25

Topic: “Early-Career Roundtable Discussion”

Guest speaker: Tara Funches, MSW, Group Facilitator

If you're an NASW social worker who has been in the field less than three years OR a senior-level student, you're invited to attend this month’s Early-Career Professionals Group roundtable meeting Oct. 25 from 6 to 7 p.m. via Zoom!

The meeting will be an open-discussion-style format to start off the programmatic year. You’ll be able to ask questions, network with peers, and identify areas regarding future topics of interest.

Tara Funches, MSW, is our highly experienced group co-facilitator who will guide the discussion. Tara, a school social worker with Prince William County Schools, has a background of 22+ years in the field and has worked in educational consulting and women’s and youth empowerment! She enjoys creating and facilitating various after school and mentor programs addressing social skills and self-esteem for at-risk African American middle school girls.

Who should come: YOU! And other NASW Virginia members who are social workers with less than three years of experience in the field, as well as students who will soon enter the profession.

  1. Enjoy an engaging, practical round table discussion with Tara!

  2. Network, connect with your peers, and discuss topics of interest to you in social work!

Please contact one of the following people for the private Zoom link: Email Roshonda Poole, shondaro@yahoo.com; Tara Funches at tfunches@users.smore.com, or Executive Director Debra Riggs, CAE, driggs.naswva@socialworkers.org. No registration required.