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  1. Use Your Social Work License In A Different Way
    Use Your Social Work License In A Different Way

    After obtaining their license, many social workers go on to practice therapy of related clinical work for clients, either in agencies or in private practice.  While this is the traditional professional route for social workers, your social work license is extremely versatile and getting your license doesn’t limit you to working in a traditional therapeutic capacity. 

    If you’ve received or are considering getting your social work license and want to work in a field other than therapy, you have additional options.

  2. The Total Cost of Taking the ASWB Exam
    The Total Cost of Taking the ASWB Exam
    Like many professions, social workers must obtain a license in order to practice their craft. In most states, social workers planning to become licensed take one of the ASWB exams. Many promising new social workers wonder what they will need to pay to take the ASWB exam after finishing their education. We’re here to let you know what the exam itself costs, as well as other costs that arise.
  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. Changes Coming to the ASWB Social Work Exam
    Changes Coming to the ASWB Social Work Exam

    It was recently announced that the ASWB (the board that administers the National Social Work exam) is making some changes to their exams starting Jan 1, 2018. The content and knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) are being modified across all four levels of the exam (Bachelors, Masters, Clinical, Advanced Generalist).