The 3rd Annual CBSW Conference will take place at the University of Tennessee College of Social Work in Nashville, TN on 3.3.23.  This year’s theme is:  “ADVOCATE TO LIBERATE.”  Consider building your professional network and influence by submitting a proposal for the conference!   We eagerly await your proposals. 

Proposals will be accepted in the following formats:

  • Interactive workshop (50 minutes)

  • Panel Presentation/Discussion (50 minutes)

*Given the limited number of available presentation spots, we highly encourage team presentations.

Proposal criteria:  (Please gather all of this information prior to accessing the Proposal Link).

  1. Name, Credentials, Contact Info for each presenter

  2. Presentation Format:  Workshop or Panel

  3. Presentation Theme:  (Mental Health, Medical SW, School SW, Program Development, Activism, Ethics, Higher Education, Private Practice) 

  4. Title of presentation:  15 words or less

  5. Abstract (brief summary of your proposal, which will be used in the conference materials):  100 words or less

  6. Proposal describing your workshop in detail:  1,000 words or less

  7. Proposals are due on September 30, 2022 by 11:59PM CST.  Proposal decisions will be communicated via email to the primary presenter no later than OCTOBER 15, 2022.

call for proposals.