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What does NABSW stand for?
NABSW stands for National Association of Black Social Workers
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The emerging black pride during the Civil Rights Movement crystallized attitudes and, as early as 1972, the National Association of Black Social Workers took a stand in opposition to the adoption of black children by whites, viewing it as a form of genocide.
A ninety-eight-page Activity Book for African American Families: Helping Children Cope with Crisis was prepared by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Black Child Development Institute, in conjunction with organizations such as the 100 Black Men of America, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, the Congress of National Black Churches, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Jack and Jill of America, the National Association of Black Social Workers, the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, and the National Medical Association, to provide information and help for black families in the aftermath of the September 11 tragedy (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development & the National Black Child Development Institute, n.
But in 1972, the Detroit-based National Association of Black Social Workers (NABSW), concerned about the rising rates of interracial adoption, released a statement asserting that "black children belong, physically, psychologically, and culturally in black families in order that they receive the total sense of themselves and develop a sound projection of their future.
In 1972, the National Association of Black Social Workers branded the adoption of black children by white parents "cultural genocide," a position it still holds.
Judith Jackson, president of the National Association of Black Social Workers, agrees, particularly as November is National Adoption Month.
The National Association of Black Social Workers formally charged child welfare officials with "cultural genocide.