Connecticut Social Work License: LCSW, LMSW Licensing – Licensure

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Connecticut Social Work License Requirements

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In the tables below are consolidated information for social work licenses in Connecticut. Social Work Supervisor.com has summarized this information to make it simple for social workers to understand.

 

All information presented can be found at the Connecticut Department of Public Health Social Work Licensure.  We review and update our social work license information for Connecticut on a periodic basis.

 

Connecticut LMSW and LCSW Licensure

Connecticut has one of the simplest social work licensing structures in the country. There is one clinical license, the Licensed Clinical Social Worker  (LCSW).  The information to become an LCSW in Connecticut is listed in the table below. Connecticut has passed a resolution to begin an LMSW but as of this year (2013),  it is not implemented. There is no Bachelors level certifications or licensure.

 

  • Connecticut License

    Requirements

  • Degree needed to qualify for each license. IMPORTANT: Degree must be from a school accredited by the Counsel on Social Work Education.Degree Requirement
  • License required to qualify for the next license level: You must have this license to qualitfy for the next license.Base License/Certification Requirement
  • Paid clinical work experience needed to qualify for the license.Social Work Experience Requirements
  • IMPORTANT: Most state social work boards require minimum standards for supervisors. At Social Work Supervisor.com we require that supervisors attest they meet state requirments before they can list with us. Social Work Supervision
  • Required supervision time with supervisorSocial Work Supervision Requirements
  • Required Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) exam to qualify for the license. ASWB Social Work Exam Requirements
  • State social work board license application fee.Application Fee
  • Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) exam fee ASWB Social Work Exam Fee
  • After the exam is passed this is the fee paid to the board to get your licenseLicense Fee
  • Period in which your license is valid before you must renew.Renewal Period
  • Number of continuing education units (called CEUs or CEs) required for license renewalSocial Work Continuing Education Requirements
  • Fee paid to the board for license renewalRenewal Fee
  • State Boards review and change license information on a regular basis. Stay up to date by clicking "receive updates" directly to the right. Free State Board Monitoring Service
  • Connecticut

  • LMSW

  • http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3121&q=462208Masters Degree in Social Work: This License has been created in CT but has not been implemented at this time
  • Masters Degree in Social Work
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
  • Connecticut Board Pending
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  • Connecticut

  • LCSW

  • Masters Degree in Social Work
  • None at this time LMSW Pending
  • 3000 hours of paid Social Work Clinical Experience
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  • 100 hours of individual supervision
  • Click here for specific information on the ASWB Clinical ExamClinical ASWB Exam

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    Social Work Exam
  • $315 to the Connecticut Board of Social Work
  • $260 to ASWB
  • No Fee
  • Every Year
  • 15 hours of CEU's per renewal period --state statute (20-195o(c)-2)
  • $190 to the Connecticut Board of Social Work
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Connecticut Social Work License Applications and Questions

 

Application Forms for Social Work License in Connecticut

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Application

Licensed Masters Social Worker (LMSW): There is no application at this time

Connecticut Social Work Board

Connecticut Department of Public Health

 Social Worker Licensure

 410 Capitol Ave., MS #12 APP

P.O. Box 340308

Hartford, CT 06134

Phone:  (860) 509-7603

Fax:  (860) 707-1980

Email:  dph.counselorsteam@ct.gov

 

 
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