Social workers who hold the C-ACYFSW have: A current NASW membership; An MSW degree from an institution accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE); Twenty (20) contact hours of population-specific education;
Certified Advanced Children, Youth, and Family Social Worker Website
Documented one (1) year and 1,500 hours of paid, supervised, post-MSW children, youth, and family social work experience;
Provided an evaluation from an approved supervisor; Provided a reference from an MSW colleague; One of the following: ACSW, DCSW, and/or current state MSW-level license or an ASWB MSW-level exam passing score; and
Agreed to adhere to the NASW Code of Ethics and the NASW Standards for Continuing Professional Education, and are subject to the NASW adjudication process.