Texas Social Worker Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

Meet your Texas social work CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

10 Mandatory Hours
20 Elective Hours
30 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Texas Behavioral Health : Social Worker license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Behavioral Health : Social Worker licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Texas Social Workers: Social Worker (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 10
Elective Hours: 20
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2

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Mandatory Subjects:
6 hours in Ethics and Social Work values
3 hours in Cultural Diversity and Competency

A course on Human Trafficking every renewal period


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Phone: 5127193521
Fax: 5128346677
Address: Arts Billing, MC 1470 PO Box 149055 Austin, 78714

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.