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 > …

Telemedicine, interstate license compact top list of concerns

February 9, 2018

The Federation of State Medical Boards surveyed its members about their top concerns. Two key issues in practice mobility, telehealth and the interstate licensure compact, …

Center for Connected Health Policy issues 2017 report

February 9, 2018

The Center for Connected Health Policy has issued a 2017 report concerning state telehealth laws and reimbursement policies in the U.S. Download the full report. …
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