SOCIAL WORK LICENSURE
The Board of Registration of Social Workers protects the public through regulation of the practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It determines eligibility for admissions to examinations for social work, conducts examinations and licenses qualified individuals at one of four levels of licensure:
LICSW - Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
LCSW - Licensed Certified Social Worker
LSW - Licensed Social Worker
LSWA - Licenses Social Workers Associate
Social workers provide services to consumers as defined by the statutes as described in the regulations. Generally, social work professionals provide services to individuals, couples, families, groups and communities directed towards specific goals.
The Association of Social Work Boards, ASWB processes SW licensing applications on behalf of the Commonwealth of MA Board of Registration of Social Workers, as authorized by the Division of Professional Licensure, DPL.
Becoming a Licensed Social Worker
The Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers utilizes the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) to process Social Work Licensing Applications, as authorized by the MA Division of Professional Licensure.
MA Social Work Board Regulations & Rules for all licensing levels
Application Procedures, Fees, Required Forms and Recent Training Requirements
Notices, Updates and changes
Free Social Work Practice Exams
Fee-Based Social Work Exam Prep
Licensing Exam Preparation Course (LTP)
Licensing Exam Study Resource
For more information on Massachusetts Social Work Board Regulations visit: firstname.lastname@example.org