NASW Standards for School Social Work Services

Children, Youth, and Families, School Social Work

NASW Standards


NASW Standards for School Social Work Services reflect and promote professionally sound school social work practice and include standards for professional practice, professional preparation and development, and administrative structure and support. Also provided are definitions of core terms and ethical principles based on social work’s core values.

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NASW Practice Standards & Guidelines provide benchmarks that describe the services that social workers should provide; that employers should support and that consumers should expect.

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