Clinical Social Work

Clinical Social Work
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An Hour With Private Practice: Questions and Answers

2017 | NASW

An Hour With Private Practice: Questions and Answers is a free question and answer session for NASW members which is held every third Wednesday of the month from January through November. The monthly call-in sessions focus on a specific private practice subject. There is no registration and members can join in the discussion, ask questions, and make comments. These sessions provide members with important clinical social work updates impacting the delivery of mental health services.

2015 Medicare Penalties for PQRS

2015 | NASW

In December 2014, clinical social workers who are Medicare providers may have received letters from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) which informed them of a penalty in 2015 for not using the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) in 2013.

An Hour With Private Practice: Questions and Answers

2014 | NASW

An Hour With Private Practice: Questions and Answers is a free question and answer session for NASW members which is held every third Wednesday of the month from January through November. The monthly call-in sessions focus on a specific private practice subject. There is no registration and members can join in the discussion, ask questions, and make comments. These sessions provide members with important clinical social work updates impacting the delivery of mental health services.

Urgent Notice: New CMS-1500 Form Deadline Approaching

2014 | NASW

Beginning April 1, 2014, Clinical social workers and other health care providers are required to use the new CMS-1500 form when filing paper claims for psychotherapy services with third-party payers.

Medicare Increase for 2014 and ICD-10-CM Implementation Delayed

2014 | NASW

On April 1, 2014, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014. There are several areas of this new law, two of which directly impact clinical social workers.

Opportunity to Participate in the Development of ICD-11

2014 | NASW

NASW encourages its members to provide their professional expertise during the development of the International Classification of Diseases, Eleventh Edition, Clinical Modification (ICD-11-CM).

Medicare’s Sustainable Growth Rate Averted

2013 | NASW

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 was signed by President Obama on January 2, 2013.

DSM-5 Sign-On Letter

2012 | NASW

The Humanistic Psychology Society, Division 32 of the American Psychological Association, has prepared a sign-on letter to the DSM-5 Task Force that seeks support from mental health professionals and organizations.

Clinical Social Workers Needed for DSM-V Field Trials

2011 | NASW

The psychoanalysis Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Code is being considered for review to increase the work and practice expense values associated with reimbursement rates.

Professional Development

NASW Credentialing Center

Beyond the MSW degree and professional clinical license, clinical social workers should obtain voluntary credentials which denote advance practice expertise and achievement. NASW Credentialing Center offers a variety of certifications for clinical social workers.
View a list of credentials

Private Practice Specialty Practice Section

Requires Private Practice Specialty Section Membership

Mental Health Specialty Practice Section

Requires Mental Health Specialty Practice Section Membership


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