Mobility progress: How jurisdictions are moving toward practice mobility

Mobility ready


More than thirty states and provinces have provisions in place that ease the process of adding a license for social workers who already hold a license elsewhere in good standing.
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Legislation introduced or passed


Some states have recently seen their lawmakers pass legislation with mobility provisions; others have legislation currently in progress.
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Regulation change


In many cases, changing regulation can lead to improvements.
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Administrative process change


Administrative processes can often ease burdens on social workers, especially when a board can accept verification of current licensure in good standing without evaluating supervised experience.
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Review initiated


Some boards are examining their statutes, regulations, and processes and making recommendations to improve mobility.
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