• Carol Campbell Edwards appointed to NASW Florida leadership position

    Faculty member Carol Campbell Edwards has been appointed President-Elect of NASW Florida.

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  • FSU Social Work welcomes new faculty member: Dr. John Mathias

    Learn more about Dr. Mathias's research on environmental justice.

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  • Social Work Dean and attorney partner to Tell the Client’s Story

    Dean Jim Clark and Ed Monahan recently published "Telling the Client's Story: Mitigation in Criminal and Death Penalty Cases."

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  • Doctoral student joins Florida Atlantic faculty

    Read more about Danielle Groton's research on homelessness and her new faculty position.

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  • Interdisciplinary team publishes co-parenting policy recommendations

    FSU Team publishes new policy recommendation to make divorce training “trauma-informed”

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  • Doctoral student joins National University of Singapore faculty

    Read more about Dr. Jungup Lee's exciting research on cyberbullying and her new faculty position.

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  • Alumna honored as Florida Social Worker of the Year

    NASW Florida named FSU alumna Prudence Williams Social Worker of the Year for Florida.

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  • Social Work faculty among FSU Fulbright Scholars to share expertise worldwide

    Dr. Machelle Madsen Thompson received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program grant to work in Hong Kong.

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  • Take Your Passion Online

    Our Online MSW program offers convenience and ease to adult learners.

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  • Operation Family Caregiver

    The College is offering services to caregivers of veterans throughout the Southeast.

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Recent News


Carol Campbell Edwards appointed to NASW Florida leadership position
Friday, August 18, 2017

Carol Campbell Edwards appointed to NASW Florida leadership position


Student Highlight: Doctoral Student Productivity in the Summer Months
Monday, August 14, 2017

This past July, I attended and presented at the 35th International Congress on Law and Mental Health. Leading experts from around the world in psychiatry, nursing, social work, psychology, law and other helping professions, convened from July 9-14th at Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic to share their ideas about today’s most pressing issues at the intersection of mental health and law.


Alumna opens heart and home to seven siblings
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

MSW alumna (2014) Sofia Olds and her husband DeShoan Olds always knew they wanted to adopt since their marriage in 2004. In 2006, they completed the Model Approach to Partnership in Parenting (MAPP) classes to prepare for adoption, but building their lives together took precedence.  DeShoan served several tours in Iraq and Sofia was active duty Army while she pursued her bachelor's and master's degrees in social work at the Florida State University College of Social Work.


FSU Team publishes new policy recommendation to make divorce training “trauma-informed”
Monday, July 24, 2017

Successful Co-Parenting After Divorce, an online FSU multidisciplinary training/research project housed in the Institute for Family Violence Studies at the College of Social Work, has presented a new policy recommendation asserting that co-parent education for divorcing parents should be “trauma-informed.” An article describing this research, “Trauma-Informed Co-Parenting: How A Shift in Compulsory Divorce Education to Reflect New Brain Development Research Can Promote Both Parents


Social Work welcomes newest faculty member: Dr. John Mathias
Thursday, July 20, 2017

This fall, the FSU College of Social Work will welcome a new addition to its faculty, Dr. John Mathias. A recent graduate of the University of Michigan with a joint doctoral degree in anthropology and social work, his research focuses on qualitative studies of community organizations, advocacy, and non-profit management.


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