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SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR ALL RENEWALS 2024 and BEYOND

Listed below are special instructions for renewal periods 2024 and beyond: The Online Renewal Window opens March 1st for April Renewals and…

ASWB EXAMINATION ADMINISTRATION TRANSITION

ASWB will be transitioning from Pearson VUE to PSI.  ASWB is communicating with exam candidates…

New Social Work Applicant Portal

Months ago we mentioned working with ITS to create an online portal for applicants. Well, today is the day for all Social Work applicants to use the…

NEW LICENSEE AND VERIFICATION PORTAL!

We have created a LARS tab across the main page header for detailed information regarding the new LARS portal. Please be sure to see the information…

OFFICE ISSUE UPDATE

Our staff is back working in the office; however, as of 12/29/2022, our phone lines are all dead, again. We are working with ITS to move our services…

2022 Published Rules and Regulations

At the August 17, 2022 meeting, members of the Occupational Licensing Review Commission approved changes to the following Rules and Regulation…

CURRENT LICENSEES!!

We have exciting news! Never mail a payment in again! You can email any documents to us and we will add it to your LARS profile. Once we upload the…

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR ALL 2022 RENEWALS

Listed below are special instructions for social workers and marriage and family therapists renewing in 2022: DUE TO COVID-19: The Board…

COVID Emergency Permits Expiration Date

UPDATE!! On November 11, 2021, Governor Tate Reeves announced that he would not extend the Mississippi’s COVID-19 State of Emergency…

COVID-19 Update and Important Information

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