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General Information | June 23-27, 2013 • Los Angeles, CA

The University of Southern California School of Social Work and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health warmly welcome you to join us in June 2013 for the 7th International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health, held at various locations on the University Park Campus of USC in Los Angeles, California.

We look forward to exploring exciting research and innovative practices focused on client-centered social work amid the world-famous landmarks of Hollywood. Greater Los Angeles will make for a unique setting in which to examine groundbreaking theories and advanced academic and practice-based research and see how they are translated into research-informed practice for the diverse population of Southern California.

CONFERENCE SUBTHEMES INCLUDE:
Client groups in health and mental health;
Integrated service settings in health, mental health and substance abuse;
Diversity in health and mental health;
Recovery;
Families and friends in the recovery process;
Destigmatization of mental illness and health problems;
Interest organizations, recovery and destigmatization;
Social policy, health and mental health;
Health equity;
Evidence-based practice; and
Practice-based research.
This conference is designed to promote engagement, learning, and collaboration within an international network of social work practitioners and academics.




The 7th International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health | LA | June 23-27, 2013
USC School of Social Work, Pathways 2013
1149 South Hill Street, Suite 360, Los Angeles, CA 90015, USA
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