Social workers seek to enhance the capacity of people to address their own needs.
Always check with your social work board before you begin the test application process.
It is extremely important that you know your jurisdiction’s laws and regulations regarding the licensing process.
The Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) social work licensing examinations are used in 49 states, the District of Columbia, the U. Virgin Islands, and the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Manitoba, and British Columbia.
Depending on jurisdictional requirements, candidates may take one of five examination categories: Associate, Bachelors, Masters, Advanced Generalist, and Clinical. ASWB exams are administered at Pearson Professional Centers worldwide.
The APPOINTMENT LENGTH includes ALL components of the testing appointment, including the exam introduction, non-disclosure agreement, tutorial, etc.
The EXAM TIME is the time that is allocated only for answering and reviewing exam questions.
All electronic devices that are small enough (smart watches, mobile phones, MP3 player, i Touch, i Pod, etc.) must be placed in the bag.
The primary mission of the social work profession is to enhance human well-being and help meet the basic human needs of all people, with particular attention to the needs and empowerment of people who are vulnerable, oppressed, and living in poverty.
The mission of the social work profession is rooted in a set of core values.
These core values, embraced by social workers throughout the profession’s history, are the foundation of social work’s unique purpose and perspective: This constellation of core values reflects what is unique to the social work profession.
Social workers are sensitive to cultural and ethnic diversity and strive to end discrimination, oppression, poverty, and other forms of social injustice.