Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Social Work
Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work [18 VAC 140 ‑ 20]
Reduction in CE requirement for supervisors
Action 5191
General Information
Action Summary The Board proposes amendments to clarify that the definition of “face-to-face” includes the contact a supervisee and a client must have; to reduce the number of hours of continuing education required to become an approved supervisor; and to eliminate the requirement that those hours must be repeated every five years to remain an approved supervisor.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005777]
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
8486 Fast-Track Stage withdrawn on 07/22/2019 during the public comment period.
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.