Meeting Agenda

State Board for Social Work

Office of the Professions

Room 201 - Education Building

89 Washington Avenue

Albany, NY


Wednesday, June 10, 2015* · 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Draft Agenda (subject to change)

  1. Welcome and Review of Agenda (10:30 a.m.)

      2.  Motion to enter Executive Session (10:35 a.m.)

The State Board will discuss disciplinary procedures with the Office of Professional Discipline

      3.  Convene in Public Session (11:30 a.m.)

      4.   Review of March 11, 2015 Social Work Board minutes (11:35 a.m.)

  1. Executive Secretary Report (11:40 a.m.)
    1. Update on State Education Department
    2. Recently approved license-qualifying programs
    3. Freedom of Information Laws

      6.  Lunch Break (12:15 p.m.)

Food trucks are located on Washington Avenue for individual lunch purchases.

      7.  Mandatory Continuing Education for LMSW and LCSW (1:00 p.m.)

  1. Update on review and approval of entities seeking to become an approved provider
    1. Conditional approval of certain providers
    2. Questions and answers about provider approval
  2. Extension of self-study for first 12 months of the law
  3. Clarification of delayed registration and conditional registration

     8.  Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Update (1:30 p.m.)

    1. ASWB Readiness for Mobility Summary
    2. Overview and Update of ASWB Examination Program
    3. ASWB Report on performance by graduates of New York Schools
    4. Summary of data compiled for New York State Association of Social Work Deans

    9 .  Practice Issues (2:00 p.m.)

    1. Update on palliative care in social work programs
    2. Other topics (TBD)

   10.   Other business (2:15 p.m.)

   11.  Adjournment (2:25 p.m.)

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

Last Updated: December 2, 2015