Michigan Board of Social Work Requirements

CE Requirements:

Renewal: forty-five (45) social work contact hours must be completed every three (3) years from date of issue. At least five (5) of those hours in ethics and at least two (2) hour in pain and pain symptom management in in Pain and Pain Symptom Management may include, but are not limited to: courses in Behavior Management, Psychology of Pain, Behavior Modification, or Stress Management.  Licensees must have completed training in identifying victims of human trafficking that meet the standards established in Administrative Rule 338.2929 in order to renew their license. Beginning in 2021, individuals seeking initial licensure must have completed human trafficking training prior to obtaining a license as a Social Worker.

Maximum of ten (10) hours of online computer programs pertaining to social work and maximum of ten (10) hours in a social work journal or textbook, of an article or chapter related to the practice of social work.

For more information visit the Michigan Board of Social Work