The California Social Work Education Center (CalSWEC) is excited to announce the launch of the statewide Public Behavioral Health (PBH) MSW Training Program to address California’s pressing public behavioral health workforce development needs. Funded by the California Office of Health Care...Read more about Public Behavioral Health MSW Training Program
Graduates of CalSWEC's Title IV-E Program and Integrated Behavioral Health Program offering the MHSA Stipend can be found working in almost every county in the state as well as in academia and other social work-related professions. Here they share their stories.
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Dr. Jennifer Pabustan-Claar is currently the Managing Director for Riverside County’s Office of Integrated Services. She is responsible for coordinating the work of a multi-disciplinary leadership team to plan, implement, and evaluate the countywide Integrated Services Delivery Initiative for...Read more about A conversation with Dr. Jennifer Pabustan-Claar
Fabiola Prieto-Martinez: A first-generation college graduate committed to protecting older adults from abuse in San Mateo County
Fabiola Prieto-Martinez grew up on a ranch in rural Mexico. She has fond memories of her time there playing with her forty three cousins. Her grandmother had sixteen children and the extended family all lived on the ranch. The rural town was idyllic but education was almost impossible due to...Read more about Fabiola Prieto-Martinez: A first-generation college graduate committed to protecting older adults from abuse in San Mateo County