Rachel West, MSW, LMSW, founder and author of the Political Social Worker, attended the Macro in a Micro World: What the 2012 Rothman Report Means for Social Change HopefulnessHunter College’s Silberman School of Social Work in New York City. She provided an excellent overview of the conference. West stated:
"The purpose of the event was to gather macro social workers from around the United States to discuss the Rothman Report and to come up with solutions to the problems highlighted in the report. If you haven’t you can read the report ."
She opens her blog post with a quote by a renowned social work professor, Dr. John Rothman (2013):
the Congressional Research Institute for Social Work and Policy.