Meeting Agenda

State Board for Social Work

Office of the Professions

State Education Building

Conference Room 201

89 Washington Avenue

Albany, NY

 

Wednesday, June 11, 2014* · 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Draft Agenda (subject to change)

  1. Motion to Convene in Executive Session to Review Disciplinary Matters (10:30 a.m.)

    2. Motion to Convene in Public Session, Welcome and Review of Agenda (11:30 a.m.)

   3. Review of Minutes of March 12, 2014 State Board meeting (11:35 a.m.)

   4. Executive Secretary Report (11:40 a.m.)

  • Review of in-state travel policies and reimbursement
  • Division of Budget policy on out-of-state travel
  • Update on the Office of the Professions
  • Human Services survey (information)
  • Social worker loan forgiveness (Higher Education Services Corporation)

   5.  Chapter 443 of 2013 - Mandatory Continuing Education (12:05 p.m.)

    • Assessment of public comment and adoption of permanent rule
    • Draft FAQs and applications for providers seeking approval

   6.  Lunch Break (12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.)

 

   7.  Social Work Education and Examinations (1:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.)

  • Notification of license requirements for NY graduates
  • Annual passing rates for New Yrok and North America candidates
  • Performance by New York license-qualifying programs (tentative)
  • Registration of license-qualifying LMSW and LCSW programs (tentative)
  • CSWE Draft accreditation standards

    8.  Survey mandated by Chapter 57 of the Laws of 2013 (1:45 p.m.)

  • Survey results
  • Next steps

    9.  Practice Issues (2:22 p.m.)

    • Revised practice alert on Internet coupons
    • Independent practice of licensed master social work
    • Supervision of student interns as part of BSW and MSW programs

   10.  Recognition of Board members completing service (2:20 p.m.)

    • Pamela Viggiani, LMSW & Michele Catone-Maitino, LCSW

    11.  Other business and adjournment (2:25 p.m.)

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

Last Updated: May 21, 2014