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Approval in Mississippi

Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 40 credit hours required; 20 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • Mississippi Social Workers

Addiction Counselor CE’s distant learning courses are NOT automatically available for continuing education credit for Social Workers and Marriage & Family Therapists, as set forth by the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers and Marriage & Family Therapy.

4 credit hours in ethics
2 credit hours in diversity

Four (4) SWUs (40 hours) is required for each renewal period. Licensed professionals must submit a listing of that period’s credits with a notarized statement that the list is true and correct.

Individual activity and the credit for the activity must be approved by MS NASW in advance. No more than two (2) SWUs (20 hours) may be accrued in a given licensure renewal period, as a result of individual activities.

Completing continuing education credits at this site are considered individual activity and must received prior approval from MS NASW (601-936-0557).

If you seek prior approval from MS NASW (601-936-0557) in advance, remind them we are approved providers of ASWB #1020 and that all our courses have a post-test exam.

Addiction Counselor CE, a service of CE Learning Systems, is NOT a pre-approved provider of the Mississippi Social Workers Board. Our courses are approved by other entities, such as, the Association of State Social Work Boards (ASWB #1020), National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC #5951) and American Psychological Association (APA). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers and Marriage & Family Therapy
Phone: 601-987-6806
https://www.swmft.ms.gov/continuing-education

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  • Clinical Practice in the Age of Technology – Pamela Harmell, PhD
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  • Helping Clients Maintain Mental Health and Addictions Recovery Through the Storm: Catastrophes and Pandemics – Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC
  • COVID-19 Anxiety and Fear: Meeting the Challenges of a Growing Mental Health Pandemic Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) – John P. Forsyth, PhD
  • ...and many more to come!
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Disclaimer

We do our best keep our information current, but state laws sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

If you are aware of a change in your requirements that is not shown here, please let us know!

Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers uses the term credit hours to refer to continuing education credit hours. Our system normally refers to CE credit hours. On Addiction Counselor CE these terms may be considered synonymous.

Contact Info

Mississippi Board of Examiners for Social Workers and Marriage & Family Therapy
Phone: 601-987-6806
https://www.swmft.ms.gov/continuing-education

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Mississippi:

  • Social Workers

Please Note:

Carefully read your state licensure renewal requirements as some jurisdictions have specific topic requirements or limits on the number of accepted Online/Home Study credits.

State laws often change, so please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.