Advocating for Clinical Social Work since 1979

NCSCSW is a professional organization specifically for clinical social workers. We promote high standards of professional education, ethical practice and achievement. It is our goal to increase the expertise of the clinical social worker by providing education through workshops, presentations and courses. We also desire to protect the mental health consumer, maintain quality service and promote consumer choice in selecting mental health professionals.

News & Updates

Medicaid Reform News

Last week, the Legislature passed a bill for Medicaid Reform and the Governor has signed it. A budget was also passed that includes a $110 million reduction in mental health spending for LMEs.

There are several op-ed pieces out about this in the News and Observer as well if you are interested in reading about it. Below are some details of Medicaid Reform.

This is the conference report bill » Read more

Virginia Satir’s Legacy and Beyond with Jean McLendon

Jean presented Satir’s Growth Model for our Annual Fall Workshop today. It was an experience of joy, gratitude and inspiration for those who attended. Thanks to Jean and her team of Reiss Powell, Suzanne Brown and Page Lakewood. » Read more

Open House

Please join us for our Annual Open House and Board Meeting. Get to know the leadership and network with colleagues.

Triangle Family Services
3937 Western Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27606

6:30 Meet and Greet. View video detailing the story of the Clinical Society

7:00 Board Meeting and Committee Reports

Light refreshments will be served.

RSVP online at:

ICD 10 Implementation Deadline coming in October

Private and government insurances will be requiring that we use ICD-10 codes in our billing starting Oct. 1. Most of our membership is prepared, but if you still need the list of codes for your practice, go to:

More to come later.

Ron Begley, LCSW

Insurance Chair, NCSCSW