Meeting Agenda

State Board for Social Work

Office of the Professions

1411 Broadway

10th Floor, MMMM Room

New York, NY

Simultaneous video connection at:

State Education Building

Conference Room 211

89 Washington Avenue

Albany, NY

 

Wednesday, March 12, 2014* · 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 16, 2013 State Board Meeting  (10:05 a.m.)

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

    • State of Social Work and Mental Health Professions
    • Proposed 2014-15 State Fiscal Year Budget & OP Updates
    • Approval of license-qualifying programs
    • ASWB Strategic Plan
    • Professional Association Convening (P. Blau)

   4. Chapter 433 of 2013 - Mandatory Continuing Education (11:10 a.m.)

  • Review of statute and proposed regulations
  • Overview of comments received to date
  • Next Steps

   5.  Break (11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)

   6.  Other Legislation and Regulations (12:00 p.m.)

  • Chapter 554 establishing licensure of behavior analysts
  • Other legislation carried over from 2013 session

 

   7.  Survey mandated by Chapter 57 of the Laws of 2013 (12:20 p.m.)

  • Preliminary survey results
  • Next steps

 

    8.  Social Work education (12:50 p.m.)

  • Registration of NY programs leading to LMSW and/or LCSW
  • Clinical Social Work Association paper on distance learning
  • SED policies on distance education programs
  • CSWE Dashboard of education indicators

 

    9.  Practice Issues (1:15 p.m.)

    • Telepractice alert and revised practice guidelines (Pending)
    • Attorney General's settlement on mental health parity and nutrition counseling

   10.  Other Business & Adjournment (1:45 p.m.)

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

Last Updated: February 25, 2014