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Mar 21, 2013 | The Marietta Times

Social Workers in Demand

March is Social Work Month, and as always, social workers continue to be in high demand all across the globe.

Mar 4, 2013 | Roll Call

Lawmakers Make Mental Health Part of Agenda

Issues: Health

Introduced by Senator Debbie Stabenow, D-Michigan, the bill, S. 264, would establish criteria for federally qualified community behavioral health centers and allow them to receive Medicaid payments for their services.

Jun 21, 2011 | Reuters

New Social Work Caucus Tackles Social Safety Net Issues in Congress

This news article talks about the launching of the Social Work Caucus.

May 25, 2011 | NASW

Briefing Weighs NIMH Budget: ‘We Need Adequate Funding’ at Mental Health Agency Social workers make up the majority of mental health providers in the U.S.

Towns and the newly formed Congressional Social Work Caucus hosted a Capitol Hill briefing on May 25, 2011 on “Prevention, Treatment and Services Research Funding in the National Institute of Mental Health Budget.”