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WEST VIRGINIA CODE
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WVC 30 - 30 - 11 §30-30-11. Scope of practice for a licensed certified social worker.

     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 2013 1st Special Session
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