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AASWG Members Speak Up
“The International Annual Symposium has provided new knowledge, intellectual stimulation, and, above all, camaraderie and life-long friendships.”
Helen Northen, Seattle, Washington
“AASWG’s membership, no matter how accomplished, is down-to-earth and represent everything that I envisioned social workers to be when I first entered the field. For me, AASWG has been an inspiration, a support, and a constant reminder of what it means to be a real social worker.”
Andrew Malekoff, Editor-Social Work with Groups, Long Island, New York
"AASWG facilitates connections with group workers around the world…. It is inspiring to see how much we have in common in our love for working with groups. At the annual symposia, the international "group work spirit" comes alive."… "Die AASWG ermoeglicht es, Kontakte zu Groupworkern in aller Welt zu bekommen. Es begeistert mich zu erleben, wie viel wir in unserer Liebe zum Arbeiten mit Gruppen gemeinsam haben. Auf den jaehrlich stattfindenden Symposia wird der internationale "Geist des Groupwork" spuerbar lebendig."
Ingrun Masanek, Tagesgruppe Norden, Leinerstift e.V., Germany
“For those with an interest in social work with groups, AASWG's annual Symposia are a special treat. They are characterized by warmth, by a strong sense of community, and by shared interests and values.”
Roselle Kurland, Hunter College School of Social Work, New York
“The networking and professional development opportunities accessible through [AASWG] are invaluable."
Lynne Mitchell, Mitchell McIntyre Associates, Canada
“If you are working with social work groups or want to work with them this is the organization and these are the colleagues for you."
Lawrence Shulman, State University of New York at Buffalo