Licensure Rules/Law

Georgia Composite Board of
Professional Counselors, Social Workers and Marriage & Family Therapists

http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/43


Georgia Licensure Continuing Education Requirements:

5 ethics hours (ethics hours must be obtained in person)
15 core hours
15 related or core hours
total = 35 hours per 2-year licensure cycle

            
Continuing Education Information
is addressed in Chapter 135-9-.01 of the Rules

http://rules.sos.ga.gov/gac/135-9

 

 

TeleMental Health Information
(adopted September 2015; effective October 7, 2015)
information is addressed in Chapter 135-11-.01

http://rules.sos.ga.gov/gac/135-11

 

 Supervision Information
is addressed in the rules for licensure


Licensed Masters Social Worker (LMSW): 135-5-.03 of the Rules
http://rules.sos.ga.gov/GAC/135-5-.03

 Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW):  135-50.04 of the Rules
http://rules.sos.ga.gov/GAC/135-5-.04

 

Georgia Social Work Licensure Law can be found on the Secretary of State web site
http://sos.ga.gov/plb/acrobat/Laws/41_Prof_Counselors,_Soc._Workers_Marriage_And_Family_Therapists_43-10A.pdf

National Association of Social Workers Georgia Chapter
2300 Henderson Mill Road NE, Suite 125, Atlanta, Georgia  30345
Phone:  678-691-2113       Fax: 678-691-2068
Email:  admin.naswga@socialworkers.org
NASW National Office:  www.socialworkers.org
NATIONAL MEMBER SERVICES:  Phone 800-742-4089
Email:  membership@socialworkers.org
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