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Approval in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers CE Information

  • ASWB ACE 1020
  • New York Education Department Board of Social Work 0060

30 CE credit hours required every 2 years — 30 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • Massachusetts Social Workers

Addiction Counselor CE’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for Social Workers, as set forth by the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers.

License renews on birthday in even year.

30 credit hours by LICSWs, 20 credit hours by LCSWs, 15 credit hours by LSWs, and 10 credit hours by LSWAs.

Licensees must complete the following CE each licensing cycle:

two (2) CE hours in anti-racism with a focus on oppression, and one (1) CE hour in anti-discrimination, addressing oppression because of ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, political belief, religion, immigration status, and/or mental or physical ability.

All CE credits in the licensing renewal period may be distant learning (online/homestudy) courses.

Addiction Counselor CE, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the Association of State Social Work Boards (ASWB #1020). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers
Phone: 617-727-3073

View More Courses Currently 314 of our courses are available for Social Workers regulated by Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers. These are just a few examples!

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