The Maine Board of Social Worker Licensure was established to provide for the regulation of persons offering social work services to safeguard the public health, safety and welfare, to protect the public from incompetent and unauthorized persons and to ensure high standards of practice by social workers.
The primary responsibilities of the Board is to evaluate qualifications, to supervise examinations of applicants, to grant licenses to those who meet board requirements, to investigate complaints, and to take disciplinary action. The Board may also revoke or to refuse to renew any licenses after proper notice and hearing. You can learn more about the Maine Board of Social Work Licensure here: https://naswme.socialworkers.org/Professional-Development/Student-Resource-Center/Info-on-Licensure
Visit Maine Board of Social Worker Licensure website for more information.
Department of Professional and Financial Regulation
Office of Licensing and Registration
Maine Board of Social Worker Licensure
#35 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0035