Massachusetts social workers have a license renewal every two years with an October 1st deadline, even years. The requirements are below:
Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers
CE Required: LICSW-30; LCSW-20; LSW-15; LSWA-10 hours every 2 years
Online CE Allowed: No limit
License Expiration: 10/1, even years
National Accreditation Accepted: ASWB
Notes: Topics must be related to SW concepts, theories &/or practice
Date of Info: 10/13/2015
Massachusetts social workers can earn all of the hours for renewal through online courses offered on the social work page at PDResources. Click here to view ASWB-approved online CE courses.
Professional Development Resources is approved to offer continuing education by the American Psychological Association (APA); the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC); the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB); the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA); the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA); the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR); the Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy; the Florida Boards of Social Work, Mental Health Counseling and Marriage and Family Therapy, Psychology & School Psychology, Dietetics & Nutrition, Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, and Occupational Therapy Practice; the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & MFT Board and Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology; the South Carolina Board of Professional Counselors & MFTs; and by the Texas Board of Examiners of Marriage & Family Therapists and State Board of Social Worker Examiners.