Become a Texas Social Work Supervisor

To become a social work supervisor in most states is a simple easy process. Here are the requirements to supervise in your state.


Social work supervisor qualification requirements in Texas:

Become a Texas Social Work Supervisor
1) Hold a valid Texas LCSW, LMSW, LBSW or LMSW-AP depending on which level of social worker you are supervising.  (see statute 781.403 (7) a,b,c,d)

2) Must have two years post licenses experience.

3) Compete 3 hours of education every biennium in supervision theory, skills, strategies, and/or evaluation.

4) Must apply for Texas Board of Social Workers Approved Supervisor Designation (application swform F).

5) Maintain good standing with the Texas Board of Social Workers.


Forms and detailed information about Texas social work supervision requirements can be found at the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.


If you have applied for and been granted the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiner designation of Board Approved Supervisor in Texas please look at the benefits to join Social Work Supervisor and consider registering with us.