Membership Frequently Asked Questions

What is the ABCSW? The American Board of Clinical Social Work (ABCSW), founded in 1987, is a national education, advocacy and credentialing organization created by and for the profession of Clinical Social Work. The ABCSW’s main purposes are to issue advanced credentials to Clinical Social Workers based on uniform national standards of practice, and to educate the public and various audiences about the value of these certifications and the services of those who hold them.

Who is the provider of the liability insurance? The ABCSW has teamed up with the Healthcare Providers Service Organization (HPSO) which provides the best coverage available to our members at a discounted rate.

How do I redeem my free e-books? Just contact us at [email protected] and they will be emailed to you.