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Social work education -- United States -- Archival resources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Academy of Certified Social Workers Competence Certification Board records

Identifier: 0464
Abstract The Academy of Certified Social Workers Competence Certification Board records consist of meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, and reports, that document the activities of this body during the early 1980s. Included is information about the establishment and oversight of certification standards for social workers, and the design of the certification examination administered by the Educational Testing Service. The records also provide some information about general activities carried...
Dates: 1979 - 1982

Gladys Ryland papers

Identifier: 0186
Abstract Materials pertaining to group dances collected by the social worker Gladys Ryland in the 1930s and 1940s.
Dates: 1930 - 1970; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1945

Eva Schindler-Rainman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0452
Overview This collection consists of approximately fifty of Prof. Schindler-Rainman's papers and publications from the decades of the 1960s and the 1970s, as well as an oral history. Eva Schindler-Rainman (d. 1996) was a leader in the field of social work voluntarism, and one of the few voluntarism pioneers to gain popularity both within and outside the field. An organizational consultant, a social worker with a PhD, and a behavioral scientist, she was known for her advocacy of effective human...
Dates: 1960s-1970s

Social Work Education collection

Identifier: 0454
Abstract The Social Work Education collection consists of publications, articles, and professional information on the pedagogy of social work and the correlative topic of social work as a profession. These holdings did not originate as an organic collection created by one organization or person, but were collected from materials in the USC School of Social Work Library or else from materials donated to the CSWA, which were then incorporated into this collection. The geographical scope of the material...
Dates: 1948 - 1972

Gertrude Wilson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0498
Abstract Gertrude Wilson (1895-1984) was considered a pioneer in the development of social-group work as a specialty within social work. She eventually became involved in the American Association for the Study of Group Work where the field of social-group work was just emerging. Beginning in 1935, Wilson headed the social-group work department of the University of Pittsburgh's School of Social Work, where she remained for a dozen years, ultimately becoming Associate Dean. There she wrote and...
Dates: 1935 - 1981