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Fri, 08/12/2022

The online renewal period for licenses expiring September 30, 2022 is now open. Our agency is in the process of implementing a new online renewal portal with ITS. The new portal is…

Wed, 08/10/2022

We apologize for the inconvenience but our phone line 601-987-6806 is still down. Please see Board Information for other means of communication.

Tue, 08/02/2022

Listed below are special instructions for social workers and marriage and family therapists renewing in 2022:

DUE TO COVID-19: The Board has extended the requirement for…

Thu, 06/16/2022

Well, we are glad you asked!

Our agency is in the process of working with ITS for a new renewal and application portal. The new portal differs significantly from what you are used to if…

Wed, 06/15/2022

Listed below are special instructions for social workers who will be renewing for 2023 and beyond:

Clarification to the definition for face-to-face continuing education now…

Wed, 06/15/2022

Our agency is in the process of upgrading our existing system and in doing so, you may notice under the VERIFY A LICENSE link that your name may have changed slightly. 

So what happened?…

Thu, 04/14/2022

As of April 14th, the issue with the renewal portal still exists. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience. Unfortunately, no extensions will be given; HOWEVER

Mon, 01/17/2022


Please read all social work…

Wed, 11/17/2021


On November 11, 2021, Governor Tate Reeves announced that he would not extend the Mississippi’s COVID-19 State of Emergency. It is set to…

Thu, 06/24/2021


Dear Licensee,

Thu, 06/24/2021

2021 LMFT RENEWAL NOTICE (LMFTA - keep scrolling)

Dear Licensee,

Tue, 03/24/2020

Board of Examiners for Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists Proclamation and Emergency Permit