Placements with an Enhanced Curricular Focus

Placements with an enhanced curricular focus generally include classroom seminars or networking sessions. Some may also provide stipends or awards.  A selection of these opportunities is highlighted below.

1/29/18

This initiative aims to increase the capacity of social work and other professions to provide team-based and integrated addictions and behavioral health services to underserved populations in Western New York primary care settings.

2/6/18
The Hartford Partnership Program in Aging Education (HPPAE) is a unique opportunity for students to enhance their direct practice and leadership skills in gerontology.
2/1/18
Understanding myriad factors affecting mental health is how social workers can better assist impacted individuals and their families. Our internship opportunties in evidence-based practice and recovery treatment models include a stipend and are available for advanced year students in the Buffalo and Rochester areas.
2/2/18
Veterans and military families have unique challenges and strengths. The Veterans Health Administration of Western New York stipend-based field placements help MSW students identify their varied needs to provide them with the best possible service.
2/6/18
Trauma experienced at an early age can have long-lasting and varied effects on children and adolescents. The Core Concepts of Child & Adolescent Trauma (CCCT) program provides training in evidence-based interventions that allow social workers to better address trauma in these populations.
2/13/18
This unique initiative is open to students interested in the field of child welfare.