02-416 C.M.R. ch. 15, § 1 - Restrictions on Scope of practice

Current through 2022-14, April 6, 2022

1. Organic Mental Illness; Organic Therapy

No social worker at any level may diagnose organic mental illness or treat any illness by organic therapy.

2. Mental Illness

No LSW, LSW Conditional or LMSW may diagnose or treat mental illness or emotional disorders

3. Mental Illness- LMSW Conditional (Clinical)

No LMSW Conditional (Clinical) may diagnose or treat mental illness or emotional disorders without the consultation required by Chapter 13, section 4(2)(B) or section 5(1)(D) of the board's rules.

4. Private Practice - General

No LSW or LSW Conditional may engage in the private practice of social work.

5. Private Practice - Clinical

No LSW, LSW Conditional, LMSW or LMSW Conditional (Clinical) may engage in the private practice of clinical social work.

Notes

02-416 C.M.R. ch. 15, § 1

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