Qualified Clinical Social Worker Law and Legal Definition

Oualified clinical social worker means “an individual--

(A) who is licensed or certified as a clinical social worker by the State in which such individual practices; or

(B) who, if such State does not provide for the licensing or certification of clinical social workers--

(i) is certified by a national professional organization offering certification of clinical social workers; or

(ii) meets equivalent requirements (as prescribed by the Office).” (5 USCS § 8901)