Maine Licensed Social Worker, Conditional (LSX) Guide - 2023
AKA: Maine LSX License
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This is the first step you must take toward becoming a social worker. A person with this license is only allowed to work under supervision. To get this license, you must meet the following requirements.
A bachelor’s degree in a social work (BSW)-related field is the educational requirement for an LSX license. This may include a bachelor’s degree in sociology, behavioral science, psychology, or human development. Your BSW from a Council on Social Work Education-accredited program. Here you can find all schools offering social work degree programs in Maine.
If you have the required degree for this license, you should also ask for your transcript to be sent to the Board by your institution.
Following the issuance of your license, you can begin practicing under supervision to obtain the required hours for LSW licensure.