Earn Your New Hampshire Social Work License
Are you interested in getting your social work license in New Hampshire? By getting your social work license in New Hampshire, you’ll be joining approximately 1,490 other social workers in providing the residents of New Hampshire with quality mental health services. Below you’ll find a step-by-step guide for obtaining your social work license in New Hampshire. While we work hard to keep our information up-to-date, it’s best to get in touch with the New Hampshire Board of Mental Health Practice at (603) 271-6762 to make sure you’re headed in the right direction.
5 Steps for Obtaining Your New Hampshire Social Work License:
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Fulfill Your Education Requirement.
Obtain a Master of Social Work (MSW) from a CSWE approved or accredited college or university.
Qualify for the Clinical Level Exam.
Complete and submit a Supervisory Agreement BEFORE starting your clinical hours.
Complete 3,000 hours of clinical experience in no less than 12 months and no more than 24 months.
Obtain a minimum of 1 hr/week of supervision for a minimum of 100 hours.
Apply for the Clinical Level Exam.
Make sure to review your completed application. Missing dates and signatures are the most common reasons applications are delayed. And don’t forget to include the check!
You'll have to pass the ASWB LCSW exam to get your New Hampshire Social Work License. So once you are cleared, register for the LCSW exam with the ASWB.
Prepare for the Social Work Clinical License (LCSW) Exam and obtain your CSW.
Pick an exam date and make your test appointment at Pearson VUE.
Use our complete study system for the ASWB LCSW Exam. We cover the essential topics and supply the thinking strategies you’ll need to figure out the right answer. We provide an organized, step-by-step approach so you won’t waste your time trying to figure out what to study. Coaches who recently passed the exam are available to answer any questions while you prepare. Our materials are developed by social workers who passed the social work licensing exam with over 90% correct. We recommend studying 4-8 weeks with our program.
Pass the Clinical Level Exam and obtain your CSW.
Congratulations! What an accomplishment. We wish you all the best in your career as a licensed clinical social worker.