The Election

The Election The election is over, and the results are in. Reactions range from grief to elation, fear to hope. Some feel exhausted, bewildered, and defeated. Others see opportunity...

ICYMI: Emotionally Focused Therapy Workshop

Lorrie Brubacher, M.Ed., LMFT, delivered an engaging training in September on Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT).  This workshop was an introduction that explained the basic theory of EFT and...

Changes in BCBS pre-authorization medications effective Oct. 1st

We received a letter at the last JIC (Joint Insurance Committee) meeting. Please see the letter below. BCBS is going to be requiring pre-authorization for many medications (listed within...

August Update

NCSCSW continues to monitor legislation that impacts Clinical Social Work through their association with the Professional Association Council (PAC). We continue to follow legislation attempts to consolidate occupational licensing...

Mark Your Calendars – Fall Workshop Programs

Below is information about our Fall Workshop programs.  We are sure you will enjoy, and find helpful, both of these presentations.  More details and the online registration process will...

Thank You for Your Contributions

  We would like to thank the following board members for their board service as they finish their terms this June: Ellen Pizer: Past-President, Grayson Nichols: Mentorship Committee Chair,...

Advocacy: Letter to General Assembly opposing House Bill 2

Dear Members, The following letter is from the NCSCSW Board of Directors opposing NC Session Law 2016-3, commonly known as House Bill 2 or HB2, because it is contrary to our...

Advocacy: Occupational Licensing

Hello Members, Good news from last week: the Legislative Committee that was considering significant changes to many licensing boards has decided to postpone any decisions for now. The following...

Emergency Referral Resources

Dear Members: It is important for clinicians to know available services for clients in crisis. It is preferable to refer clients who are experiencing a mental health emergency to...