Social Work Ethics for Kentucky Licensure Renewal
Type: Recorded asynchronous distance
Social Work Ethics for Kentucky Licensure Renewal examines the code of ethical conduct set forth in 201 KAR 23:080 and the NASW Code of Ethics. This course is designed for all social work professionals practicing in Kentucky, including licensed clinical social workers.
This course consists of a recorded video and posttest.
This course is geared for professionals at the basic, intermediate, advanced and clinical levels.
By the conclusion of this course, participants will:
- Understand the importance and complexity of ethical considerations in social work practice settings
- Explore the NASW Code of Ethics and other moral and ethical frameworks
- Identify approaches to ethical thought and decision-making
- Develop a framework for addressing ethical issues in professional social work practice
Sheryl Withers Woolverton designed the content for this course. Sheryl is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Kentucky and a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and the Kent School of Social Work at the University of Louisville. She has worked as a counselor in the field of domestic violence and served as a grief counselor at Hospice of the Bluegrass for twelve years. She currently has a private clinical practice specializing in life transitions and is a part-time instructor in the College of Social Work at the University of Kentucky.
This course is approved for 3 hours of continuing education by the Kentucky Board of Social Work and fulfills the Kentucky Ethics requirement for Social Workers.
The University of Kentucky College of Social Work, provider number 1377, is approved as an ACE provider to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. ACE provider approval period: 9/29/2022-9/29/2025. Social workers completing this course receive 3.0 ethics continuing education credits.
This course is also approved for continuing education by the Kentucky Board of Social Work (provider #KBSW-Ethics 2019027). Approved for social work credit by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board (provider #RSX030601) and by the Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board.
How to Claim Credit
To receive credit for this course, you must view/complete the entire course, pass the related post-test, and submit a completed course evaluation. If your score is less than the passing score of 75%, you may retake the test. Your certificate will become available for an automatic download once all of the requirements are complete.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
Online courses cannot be cancelled and refunds are not available.
If you have any questions regarding this course, need assistance registering for it, or experience any technical difficulties with completing it, please contact Chris Dennison at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (859) 257-2035.