Social Work Trainee
Social Work Assistant
Licensed Social Worker
Licensed Independent Social Worker
LISW with Supervision Designation
Marriage & Family Therapist
MFT Temporary License Instructions
Independent Marriage & Family Therapist
IMFT Supervision Designation
Continuing Education Requirements
Sources of Continuing Education
CE Broker Post Approval
CE Broker FAQs
CE Broker CE Sources
Renewal Questions MEDTAPP
Information for the Public
Search for Licensed Professional
Online or Internet Therapy
Consumer Bill of Rights
How do I File a Complaint
Becoming a Board Member
Contact the Board
Board Meeting Dates
Reports to the Governor
LSW Quick Links
After passing Exam
Info for the New LSW
Out of State Applicant
How do I find
BCI & FBI Background Checks
Board Meeting Agendas
Calendar of Events
CE Program & Provider
Your Email Address
Emotional Support Animals
Information to the New Licensee
Laws & Rules
Laws & Rules Video
License Look Up
Moving to Another State
Race & Gender CE Courses
Renew Your License
Replace Wall Certificate
SOCE and Gender Identity Guidance
What are the qualifications to become a Licensed Social Worker (LSW)?
Can I apply if I’m in the last semester of my social work program?
How do I apply for the LSW?
How do I complete the BCI/FBI background checks required for this license?
If I have a criminal record, what additional information do I need to provide?
Does applying for the LSW also give me approval to take the exam?
How do I prepare for the exam?
Aside from taking the exam, what else do I need to do to get licensed?
Once I pass my test, is my license automatically issued?
On average, how long does it take to get licensed?
Is there a temporary license available? How do I get that?
I have a Social Work Trainee (SWT) registration. Can I keep working under that until I get my LSW?
Once my LSW is issued, how long is it good for?
How do I renew my license?
What are the continuing education requirements for renewal? How do I find CEUs?
What is the scope of practice for an LSW?