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Approval in New York

New York Education Department Board of Social Work CE Information

  • 0060

36 contact hours required every 3 years — 12 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • New York Social Workers

Each Licensed Clinical Social Worker- Psychotherapy Privilege (LCSW-R), Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) must complete 36 hours of approved continuing education courses for each triennial registration period. No more than 12 hours of continuing education activities in any 36 month period, or one-third of the total hours in periods of other length, may consist of self-study educational activities from New York State Education Department approved providers.

The New York State Education Department approval will be indicated on each course page on the CE approval tab.

For registration periods starting on or after April 1, 2023, licensees have to complete 3 credits of coursework in appropriate boundaries.

Board Contact Info

New York Education Department – Social Work

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