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Approval in Connecticut

Connecticut Department of Public Health (Social Workers)

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every year
  • Total Requirement: 15 credit hours required — 6 may be earned with CE-Credit.com.

Applies To:

  • Connecticut Social Workers

CE-Credit.com’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for social workers, as set forth by the Connecticut Department of Health. CE-Credit.com, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the Association of State Social Work Boards (ASWB #1020).

15 hours during each registration period. 6 hours can be taken with CE-credit.com.

1 hour of Cultural Competency.

During your first renewal you must complete at least two contact hours of training or education (and not less than once every six years thereafter) on the topic of mental health conditions common to veterans and family members of veterans, including (A) determining whether a patient is a veteran or family member of a veteran, (B) screening for conditions such as post-traumatic stress disorder, risk of suicide, depression and grief, and © suicide prevention training. Qualifying continuing education activities.

Renewal is the last day of the month of the licensee’s date of birth.

CE-Credit.com, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the Association of State Social Work Boards (ASWB #1020). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

Connecticut Department of Health
Phone: (860) 509-7603
http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3121&q=389598&dphNav_GID=1821

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Disclaimer

We do our best keep our information current, but state laws sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

If you are aware of a change in your requirements that is not shown here, please let us know!

Connecticut Department of Public Health (Social Workers) uses the term credit hours to refer to continuing education credit hours. Our system normally refers to CE credit hours. On CE-Credit.com these terms may be considered synonymous.

Contact Info

Connecticut Department of Health
Phone: (860) 509-7603
http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3121&q=389598&dphNav_GID=1821

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Connecticut:

  • Social Workers

Please Note:

Carefully read your state licensure renewal requirements as some jurisdictions have specific topic requirements or limits on the number of accepted Online/Home Study credits.

State laws often change, so please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.