Videos


Visit OASW's YouTube channel to learn more about OASW activities, people, and issues regarding the social work profession in Ontario.

The channel contains interviews with OASW leaders, keynote presentations, excerpts from conference presentations, annual general meeting business information and much 
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OASW Provincial Conference 2016

Emmanuel Bochud
Learn about the impact of a unique circus arts program on at-risk youth and marginalized populations.

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Dr. Cindy Blackstock

Witness the story of the ground-breaking case against the Government of Canada for racial discrimination against First Nations children.
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Marise Denault
Discover the important applications of social work skills and strategies in humanitarian interventions, missions and crises throughout the world. 
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More to come, please check back soon.

Annual General Meeting 2016
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Dr. Dan Andreae Award Ceremoney
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Linda Jackson
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Closing Remarks
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Appreciation Event 2015
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Keynote Speaker, Dr. Nasreen Khatri
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OASW Annual General Meeting 2015
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Guest Speaker, Dr. Keith Adamson
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OASW Provincial Conference 2014

Dr. Jim Cullen
Dr. Jim Cullen provides a summary of the significant changes in the DSM, how these changes came about, and what they mean for social workers and their clients.
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Dr. Alice Schmidt Handbidge
Dr. Alice Schmidt Handbidge focuses on Effective Supervision - Key Strategies to Cultivate Strong Partnerships in the following excerpts:

Case Example 1
Importance of Supervision
Case Example 2
Guidelines and Supervision
Functions and Models of Supervision
How to Offer Supervision in the Future
Is Supervision at Risk?
Positive Supervision and Challenges

Iva Keighley & Laraine Naft
In a tight job market, job search can be particularly challenging.  In order to provide guidance in planning for your job search, the presenters Iva Keighley and Laraine Naft give recommendations on 4 strategies that can help enhance your Job Search Tool Box. 
Labour Market
Linking Skills to Employer
The Interview
Transferable Skills

Shelley Gilbert
This presentation focuses on barriers experienced by survivors of human trafficking and the strategies social workers use to assist clients regain physical and emotional strength.  The presentation will also highlight how social workers, through advocacy, play a vital role in establishing policy and influencing legislation.
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Christie Hayos
This presentation provides a detailed account of how to use (RFP) Reflective Family Play with whole family units in order to promote resilience and renewal in family systems.
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Dr. Cheryl Regehr Opening Address

Dr. Cheryl Regehr's keynote address focused on factors that contribute to the development of distress response in social workers; the effects of critical incident exposure and distress symptoms on the performance and decision-making; and factors that mitigate distress relations and their consequences.
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Dr. Michael Ungar Closing address
Dr. Michael Ungar's keynote address focused on how those who help others can avoid burnout and maintain their own career and life resilience when stressors pile up at home and on the job.helping those that help nurture and maintain resilience avoid burnout and maintain their own life resilience.

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Lise Betteridge
The excerpts focuses on some of the issues raised by the shift from paper to electronic records including access to the record, client confidentiality and record format in the electronic context.

Documenting for Whom?
Paper or Electronic?
Recording Sensitive Information and Lockbox
Templates
Why Document?
Records and Standards
Personal Files and Shadow Files

Dr. Mirna E. Carranza
This interactive workshop presents theoretical frameworks and strategies that facilitate processes leading to resiliency as immigrant families build their new life across geographical and cultural contexts.
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Dr. Daniel Buchman and Frank Wagner
This interactive workshop explores the use of an ethical decision-making framework in current and emerging issues related to social work practice.  Participants learned how to apply the framework to tackle challenges such as access to service, hospital discharge, treatment disagreements, capacity evaluation, relationships between patient/client, family, and staff, moral distress, and clients living “at risk”.
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OASW Annual General Meeting 2014

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Guest Speaker Dr. Rob MacFadden
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Mitigating Risk Panel 2014

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OASW Annual General Meeting 2013

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OASW Provincial Conference 2012

Dr. Betsy Clark

Dr. Betsy Clark's keynote address which focused on social work's role as a profession of hope.

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Dr. Jim Cullen
Jim Cullen's Presentation on Psychotherapy: Three Current Interventions (Research Findings Regarding Effectiveness with Different Client Populations)
Social work relies on both the "art" of practice and the use of "evidence-based interventions" to assist us in supporting change in our clients' lives.

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Axelle Janczur Excerpt
A short clip of Axelle Janczur speaking about the "Innovation in Holistic Care with Diverse Populations with Emphasis on Social Determinants of Health"
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Angela Recollet Excerpt
Angela Recollet Executive Director of Shkagamik-Kwe Centre invites us to understand how traditional and western approaches of care have helped Aborginals.  It draws from an Aboringal model of care that centres on families and community, as well as on the Indigenous Determinants of Health.

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Steve Laurie Excerpt
Steve Lurie, Executive Director of the Canadian Mental Health Association's (Toronto Branch) gives his professional opinion and insights for job search in the Mental Health field for students and new graduates.

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Sharon Evans Excerpt

Sharon Evans, MSW, RSW  provides training and development and support to 14 Children's aid societies in South and Central Ontario.  Sharon in this except gives her professional opinion and insights for job search in child welfare.

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