National Association of Social Workers (http://www.naswdc.org/) The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with more than 150,000 members. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies. Why should you join NASW as a student? Visit this site to find out!
Council on Social Work Education (http://www.cswe.org) CSWE works to ensure the preparation of competent social work professionals by providing national leadership and a forum for collective action. The main responsibility of CSWE is therefore to promote and maintain the high quality of social work education. In addition, CSWE strives to stimulate knowledge and curriculum development, to advance social justice, and to strengthen community and individual well-being. LOOK HERE FOR A LIST OF ACCREDITED MSW PROGRAMS IN THE MEMBER PROGRAM DIRECTORY
NASW-Tennessee Chapter (http://www.naswtn.com) This site provides contact information for the Tennessee chapter of NASW.