Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Social Work
Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work [18 VAC 140 ‑ 20]
Definition of clinical social work services and supervision of applicant for reinstatement/reactivatn
Action 4688
General Information
Action Summary The Board intends to amend two sections of regulation by the following: 1) amend the definition of clinical social work services to include psychosocial interventions; and 2) amend section 110 to specify an amount of supervision that is required for a person who has not actively practiced and applies to reinstate or reactivate his license.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004943]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
7727 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/28/2016.
7856 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/22/2017.
8124 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/07/2018.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.