All Hands on DeckDr. Marlene Saunders


A member organization, NASW-DE promotes, develops, and protects the practice of social work and social workers and, through its work and advocacy, seeks to enhance the effective functioning and well-being of individuals, families, and communities.

Meet our Board of Directors


The National Association of Social Workers – Delaware Chapter has taken a proactive approach in an effort to ready social workers for changes pertaining to licensure that are going to occur. To insure that such a course reflects the interest and support of Delaware’s clinical social workers, we are requesting that you take 5 minutes to complete the short survey. Click here to access the survey.

Congratulations Norwood Coleman, LCSW

On Wednesday, October 1, 2014, Norwood Coleman, LCSW, President-Elect, NASW-DE received the prestigious Wilmington Award for excellence in the arts. NASW-DE knows Norwood for his extraordinary competence as clinical supervisor for Child Development Community Policing Program. The Wilmington Award though recognizes him for his outstanding talent and accomplishments as a violist and composer for both the violin and piano. In addition, he is the strings teacher at the Christina Cultural Arts Center, a violin instructor for children and families.  He  founded the first all African American string ensemble in Delaware  
- Umoja Strings. People who know Norwood are well aware of how he passionately and compassionately combines his love of music and social work to bring about change in people, communities and organizations.


Click here to read the Wilmington City Announcement

Delaware Dads Summit

Saturday, October 10, 2014
Riverfront - Chase Center
Click here for more information and how to register.

13th Annual Community Mental Health Conference

Mental Health Association in Delaware
Back to Basics
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Riverfront - Chase Center
Click here for more information.


Student Scholarship Funds

Social Work Students Need You! - Click Here

Find a Clinician 

Click here to find a listing of Clinical Social Workers with specific expertise to meet the needs of both the profession  and the client population.