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2019

AUSTRALIAN SOCIAL WORKERS WELCOME THE VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT’S PLAN TO BAN ‘CONVERSION THERAPY’

Published: 14 February 2019

As the Victorian Branch of the Australian Association of Social Workers took to the streets on Sunday to support LGBTIQ Victorians at the Midsumma Pride March, the Association welcomed the Victorian Government’s announcement that it plans to outlaw ‘conversion therapy’.

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Australian Social Workers Call For States To Ban ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’

Published: 8 February 2019

The Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) has welcomed the Victorian government’s recent pledge to outlaw gay “conversion therapy” and called on other states to look at similar bans.

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Tighter laws called to protect vulnerable

Published: 31 January 2019

SOUTH Australia should pass laws requiring social workers to be registered to better protect the vulnerable people they work with, advocates have told a parliamentary committee.

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South Australia considers regulating social workers

Published: 30 January 2019

In what could become a national first, South Australia is looking at regulating social workers.

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What to expect when you're visiting someone in the ICU

Published: 21 January 2019

Christine Craik is the national president of the Australian Association of Social Workers, a RMIT lecturer and worked in ICU as a social worker for 10 years. This is her advice for managing the logistical side of having a loved one in ICU:

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