CSWE Center for Diversity and Social & Economic Justice

Call for Papers

Advances in Social Work Practice with Multicultural Communities in the Journal of Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Social Work

Editors: Yolanda C. Padilla, Ruth McRoy, and Rocio Calvo

Call for Contributions

Library of Resources for Practice with Diverse Populations 

The Center for Diversity and Social and Economic Justice is launching a Library of Resources for Practice with Diverse Communities and is seeking contributions of empirical studies, meta-syntheses, dissertations, and other. Submit a contribution now! 

Webinar

How Should Social Work Education Respond to the Changing Political Climate?

Recording and curricular resources, presented by Center Director, Yolanda C. Padilla.

Thank You!

The work of the CSWE Center for Diversity is made possible through the partnership, collaboration, and support of the University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work.

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The Center for Diversity and Social and Economic Justice is a resource to prepare social workers with the knowledge and skills to engage in effective practice with diverse populations and to help transform social systems in pursuit of more humane and equitable conditions.
 

New Teaching Resource

Newly released documentary: I Am Not Your Negro, based on the legacy and work of acclaimed and influential American writer and activist, James Baldwin.

iamnotyournegro.jpg*I Am Not Your Negro DVD and I Am Not Your Negro: A Companion Edition to the Documentary Filmby James Baldwin and Raoul Peck (Penguin Random House, 2017). 

 

 





Center Activities

Responding to emerging issues

  • Across the country, a growing resolve to face our history of racism. Resources for the classroom in the wake of Charlottesville available here.
  • Long-Term Care in America: Hispanics' Cultural Concerns and Difficulties with Care New national survey reveals that less than a quarter of Hispanics are confident that long-term care services can accommodate their cultural needs. See the report here