Ask an expert: How do I get my exam score to a new licensing board?

November 19, 2018

About our expert: Tanya Carpenter is ASWB’s director of examination administration.  She and her team answer calls and emails in the Candidate Services Center, helping …

Electronic practice: Reviewing regulations

October 29, 2018

Why is mobility important to social workers who practice electronically?  Practice that uses technology is generally considered to be taking place in both the location …

Advice from administrators: Key information for social workers on the move

October 19, 2018

“Call the state first before you do anything else!” says Mavis Azariah Armattoe.  She’s a health licensing specialist for the District of Columbia’s department of …

Advice from administrators: Similar practice, different regulation

October 15, 2018

“Even though social work practice is largely the same everywhere,” says Brian Carnahan, executive director of the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family …

Paperwork tamed: Mobility resources for licensed social workers

October 1, 2018

Paperwork may be a daunting necessity. But for a social worker making a move or adding a license in a new jurisdiction, filling out forms …

What do you know? Jurisprudence exams test knowledge of laws and rules

September 14, 2018

Though the practice of social work is similar across North America, each jurisdiction creates the laws and rules that regulate the profession. It’s no surprise, …

Learning the local language: License titles and practice mobility

September 5, 2018

When travelers visit a new region, even inside their own country among people who speak the same language, they might find that they need a …

Could endorsement provisions be the key to unlocking the Mobility challenge?

August 29, 2018

What once seemed “unattainable” is now in sight.  Recent discussions by ASWB’s 2018 Regulatory and Standards Committee have suggested that using endorsement language in the …

Proposal to ease movement of military spouses to Ohio

August 1, 2018

A proposed state law in Ohio would ease the process of professional licensure for military spouses in the state. read more > …
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