Group Work

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    Counseling Professionals who are interested in and specialize in group work. Group Workers are defined as mental health professionals who use a group modality as an intervention when working with diverse populations.
For more information, visit the Association for Specialists in Group Work (ASGW).

Chartered in 1973, ASGW provides professional leadership in the field of group work, establishes standards for professional training, and supports research and the dissemination of knowledge.

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