Mission: To advance and promote the profession and practice of clinical social work.

Core Members: Licensed clinical social workers from the state of California

Core Business:

  • Education
  • Legislative and regulatory advocacy
  • Networking
  • Promoting the practice and profession
  • Encouraging professionalism


  1. To advocate for members and the profession before the legislature and relevant regulatory agencies.
  2. To articulate and uphold professional ethics and standards of professionalism.
  3. To provide educational opportunities, training and information that meet member needs.
  4. To monitor environmental trends that affect practice, and advocate for corrective action.
  5. To increase recognition of the value of practitioners and the profession among allied professionals and in the healthcare industry and the public.
  6. To mentor individuals entering the profession.