• Here is an update on the Congressional effort to repeal the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) reimbursement formula for Medicare through HR 2. Because HR 2 passed the House of Representatives, but not...
  • I know many of you have been hearing about changes to Medicare payments and the SGR, and you may be wondering what it all means for LCSWs. Given the fact that the 158-page bill, HR 1470, now HR 2,...
  • CSWA member and Government Relations Board Liaison, Margot Aronson has been by the National Association of Social Workers DC Metro Chapter to receive the 2015 Social Work Advocate of the Year. ...

Strengthening IDENTITY . . . When is the last time you called yourself a licensed clinical social worker?

  • YOU are part of the largest group of professional mental health clinicians. 
  • YOU deliver Bio-Psych-Social Assessment and psychotherapy services and supportive services for children, teens, adults, couples, and families.
  • WE are your voice working to protect the future of the clinical social work profession at the national level.

None of us can do it alone . . . together WE can make a difference.

Preserving INTEGRITY . . Whos is protecting the core values of the profession?

  • LCSWs maintain and enforce ethical professional standards.
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Advocating PARITY . . . where do we sit in the world of mental health?

  • CSWA is working to implement mental health parity within the healthcare delivery system.
  • CSWA strives to ensure fairness of pay for all licensed clinical social workers.


Legislative Alerts

  • 04/14/2015 - 9:33pm

    The Senate has just passed HR 2 without amendments, 58-42, which means as soon as the President signs the bill, Medicare will again begin processing Medicare claims without the 21% cut that had been looming.

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