ERIC Number: ED248416
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Certification of the Professional Social Worker. New York State.
New York State Education Dept., Albany.
This brochure on New York State regulations for certification of the professional social worker opens with a brief statement on the need for certification. Qualifications for licensure for both United States educated and foreign educated applicants are outlined and the limited permit is explained. Other topics covered include registration; professional conduct; information about the examination procedures, with a special note for handicapped persons; sample examination questions; and exam score information. Information on insurance qualification for social workers is provided. The remainder of the booklet presents the text of the licensure law, which describes professional licensure and also deals with state management, professional misconduct and unauthorized acts of a professional, and the state's education regulations for licensed social workers. (JAC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany.
Identifiers: New York