Starting your Social Work Practice

Just starting your social work practice?

This section provides pointers on everything from the job search to burnout.

promoting your work

opening a new private practice (a downloadable guide)

nasw reference manual for pre-order

nasw-wi's resume writing/cover letter review service

in january 2015 nasw-wi commenced a resume writing/cover letter review service for members. long-time nasw-wi members rosalie migas and kevin reeder serve as the review panel for resumes and cover letters. rosalie and kevin will provide feedback on members’ resumes and cover letters within two weeks. if you would like your resume and/or cover letter reviewed, please email them to marc herstand at


overview of social work career options

cover letter resources

resume pointers

the interview

the job search

check out these online databases!

network effectively

social work voices