Islam in Social Work

Instructor: Marcus Stallworth, LMSW

Date:  Saturday, October 14, 2017

Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm

Course Code: SWISLAM0

Room: Silberman/215

Cost:  $105.00

Description:  The course will introduce and instill the main teachings of Islam and how it impacts professionals in the social work field. Allow participants to gain an understanding of what Islam and Muslim communities look like in the modern world.  Strategies and tools on engaging and working with the Muslim population.

CE Hours:  3

About the Instructor:

Marcus Stallworth, LMSW has been in the field of social work for over 17 years. He worked for child protective services for approximately 13 years. Marcus is a national consultant and trainer for Child Welfare League of America. He is an author of a journal article published in the 23rd volume of Child Welfare League of America’s Children’s Voice.

Marcus has taught at the collegiate level both undergraduate and graduate for the past 10 years. He is currently a professor at University of Bridgeport where he teaches multiple courses including a self-created elective entitled: Social Media: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly. Marcus co-owner of Welcome 2 Reality, LLC where he is the Director of Learning and Organizational Development. His company played an instrumental role in getting legislation passed in Connecticut which now mandates education on the safe use of social media and computer programming instruction in the public school system.


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