Social Work Candidates

  1. New California Clinical Licensure Requirement: Mandatory Suicide Prevention Course
    New California Clinical Licensure Requirement: Mandatory Suicide Prevention Course
    The state of California has always required its clinical practitioners to complete continuing education (CE) requirements in order to maintain their license. Soon, the state will require an additional CE class from new and active clinicians. Beginning on January 1, 2020 for California psychologists and January 1, 2021 for other licensed clinicians, such as MFTs, LCSWs, and LPCs, clinicians must complete six hours of suicide risk assessment and intervention training.
  2. How to Become a Social Worker in California
    How to Become a Social Worker in California

    Given California’s need for social workers, many people are considering a career in this field. However, the process of becoming a social worker in California can appear confusing to someone just beginning. In this article we hope to demystify the process for you, breaking down the various steps a person needs to follow to become a LCSW in California. 

  3. Transform Burnout into Productive Social Work Exam Prep: Part Two
    Transform Burnout into Productive Social Work Exam Prep: Part Two

    Last week, we covered five indicators of burnout as well as the steps to overcoming the specific indicators. Those first five indicators are: exhaustion, lack of motivation, negative emotions, cognitive problems, and poor job performance. These five signs are only half of signals indicating burnout. Take a look to get the complete picture. 

  4. Transform Burnout into Productive Social Work Exam Prep
    Transform Burnout into Productive Social Work Exam Prep

    Burnout can lead to a decline in performance which can be bad news for your Social Work exam prep. Knowing the warning signs of burnout can help you transform burnout into productivity. In this post we equip you with warning signs and solutions. These five indicators of burnout are just the beginning.