HHS challenged on social workers PC training

October 26, 2006

Free speech advocates are warning the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services against supporting political litmus tests in social work schools.

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education said Wednesday that HHS currently requires its social workers to have degrees from programs accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, whose standards require evaluating students on the basis of their beliefs...

Cases: CSWE: Political Litmus Tests at Schools of Social Work