Welcome to Social Work Pulse
Advance the social work profession by contributing to NASW’s Social Work Pulse blog! The focus of this blog is social workers speaking to social workers about the profession.
Social Work Pulse will be a content rich site devoted to advancing the social work profession by providing professional and career development information from established and respected social work practitioners.
Social Work Pulse is currently accepting articles for consideration. Article submissions should provide comprehensive information in a succinct manner appropriate for the web. This should include brief vibrant paragraphs, the avoidance of jargon and overly complicated terminology, clear and concise sentences, and when necessary bulleted or listed items. Submissions should be composed in professional writing style. Article length should be 400-1000 words. Thought-provoking content is appreciated and expected.
Here are the topics we are currently accepting submissions for:
- Professional Development
- Day in the Life of a Social Worker
- Day in the Life of a Social Work Student
- Work/Life Balance
- Why I Chose Social Work as a Profession
- Advice for New Social Work Professionals
- New Trends in Social Work Practice
- Moving from Practitioner to Supervisor
Authors must be degreed Social Workers or Social Work students. Every article should be accompanied by an author photo and author bio, which should include the author’s full name, degree information, licenses or certifications, job title, and employing organization. The bio should be no more than four sentences. Please review the Author Guidelines for more information.
Share your knowledge, experience, and best practices with the social work community at large by becoming a contributor to Social Work Pulse. The best way to submit articles and story pitches is via email with the words “Editorial Submission” in the subject line. Send your query or submission in plain text in the body of your email, rather than as an attached file, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to hearing from you soon!