A licensed certified social worker may:
(1) Perform all duties within the scope of practice of a licensed graduate social worker and licensed social worker;
(2) Apply social work theory and methods to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of psychological dysfunction, disability or impairment, including emotional and mental disorders and developmental disabilities; and
(3) Determine behavioral health diagnosis, using diagnostic taxonomies commonly accepted across disciplines among behavioral health professionals.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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