Meeting Agenda

State Board for Social Work

Office of the Professions

1411 Broadway, 10th Floor

MMMM Room

New York, NY

      

Wednesday, March 11, 2015* · 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


Draft Agenda (subject to change)

  1. Welcome and Review of Agenda (10:00 a.m.)

      2.  Review of Minutes of October 22, 2014 Board Meeting (10:05 a.m.)


      3.  Executive Secretary Report (10:10 a.m.)

    • Status of 2014 legislation
    • Proposed 2015-2016 State Fiscal Year Budget
    • Board member reimbursement procedures and update

      4.   Mandatory Continuing Education for LMSW and LCSW (10:30 a.m.)

  1. Review and approval of entities seeking to become an approved provider
  2. Frequenty asked questions
  3. Implementation and accpetable subjects
    1. Yoga and Reiki
    2. Mindfulness and mediation

  1. Survey Mandated by Chapter 57 of the Laws of 2013 (11:15 a.m.)
    1. State Education Department report
    2. Statements from Commissioners of the exempt agencies
    3. Discussion

      6.  Lunch Break (12:00 noon)

 

      7.  Practice Issues (12:45 p.m.)

  1. Palliative care and public health law
  2. Other topics (TDB)

     8.  LMSW and LCSW Examinations (1:15 p.m.)

    1. Latino Social Work Task Force Roundtable - November 5, 2014
    2. Sharing NYS examination data with schools of social work

    9 .  Case narratives for psychotherapy privilege (1:45 p.m.)

    1. Revised scoring rubrics to incorporate the DSM-5
    2. Implementation

   10.   Other business (1:55 p.m.)

   11.  Adjournment (2:00 p.m.)

* The draft agenda is subject to last-minute changes.

Last Updated: March 3, 2015