Sixth North American Conference on Spirituality and Social Work

Sixth North American Conference
on Spirituality and Social Work

Co-Sponsored by the Society for Spirituality and Social Work (USA) and
the Canadian Society for Spirituality and Social Work

June 23-25, 2011
The Catholic University of America
Washington, DC, USA

Conference Theme:

“Connecting Spirituality & Social Justice: Transforming Self & Society”

As Jim Wallis, religious leader and well-known author, has said in numerous interviews, “The two great hungers in the world today are the hunger for spirituality and the hunger for social justice…the connection between the two is what the world is waiting for.” This conference will bring together academics, practitioners, and students from social work and related fields to explore this vital connection at all levels of practice and professional education – including work with individuals, couples, families, groups, communities,  organizations, and global initiatives.  Sessions will include:

  • Keynote speakers
  • Scholarly papers and poster sessions
  • Experiential workshops and expressive arts
  • Panel presentations
  • Opportunities for diverse religious and spiritual dialogue
  • A closing interfaith service and celebration
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