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Approval in Texas

Texas Board of Social Work Examiners

  • Provider
    • ASWB ACE 1020
  • 30 CE credit hours required every 2 years — All 30 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • Texas Social Workers

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

30 hours of continuing education during each renewal period

At least **6 of the hours obtained must be in the area of professional ethics and social work values
For supervisors, at least **3 of the hours must be in the area of supervision theory, skills, strategies, or evaluation. These hours may be counted toward the total number of hours required.

All licensees are required to undergo an HHSC approved human trafficking prevention training course as a condition of renewal, in accordance with Chapter 116 of the Occupations Code. Approved training courses can be found on the Health Care Practitioner Human Trafficking Training webpage. (We do not offer this training.)

Board Contact Info

Texas Board of Social Work Examiners
Phone: 512-719-3521

View All Courses Texas Board of Social Work Examiners accepts individual courses only. Currently 64 of our courses are available for social workers licensed by Texas Board of Social Work Examiners. These are just a few examples!

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