Category: 2020

2020 Annual Report

May 14, 2021 Bobbie Hartman

As social work regulatory boards shifted to virtual meetings, ASWB was able to attend more meetings of our member boards. Association staff attended a total of 10 meetings in 8 different jurisdictions in 2020.

May 14, 2021 Bobbie Hartman

Travel and meetings in service of the association’s mission and members make up a large portion of ASWB’s expenses in a typical year. With the lockdowns and travel restrictions of 2020, the pivot to virtual meetings more than offset the association’s revenue losses from the exam shutdown.

April 21, 2021 Bobbie Hartman

Dismantling institutional biases: The Association of Social Work Boards commits to promoting and upholding equity and justice. In doing so, the association will hold itself accountable in denouncing racism, intolerance, exclusion, and other forms of discrimination and bias in carrying out its mission.

March 26, 2021 Bobbie Hartman

The Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council contracts with ASWB to provide preapproval services for social work licensing applicants. Because ASWB has the infrastructure in place to collect information and process it quickly, the service launched 60 days after the initial agreement with Texas.

March 26, 2021 Bobbie Hartman

The death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police officers sparked weeks of heated protesters around the world.