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SSWLHC-TX Membership Application

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MEMBERSHIP QUALIFICATION

Applicants should have an interest in advancing the development of effective work leadership in health care, in general, and working with this organization, in particular, to promote activities and educational programs in order to strengthen and develop social work leadership in Texas health care arenas.  Applicants for membership shall meet at least one of the following requirements:

A. Social workers with leadership or clinical or consultant responsibilities in health care settings;

B. Non-social workers who have primary responsibility for social work programs in health care institutions;

C. Individuals who are involved in the education of social workers in a school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education;

D. Students enrolled in a CSWE accredited social work degree program with an interest in health care;

E. Members in good standing who continue to pay dues, but, by nature of a change or advancement in position, no longer meet the eligibility requirements in other categories.

MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES

Member: Individuals who hold a Bachelor or Master or Doctoral degree from a School of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education or who currently hold Texas state license at the LBSW or LMSW level.

Associate Member or Student Member: Individuals who do not hold a degree from a School of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education nor currently hold Texas state license at the LBSW or LMSW level.  Students with an interest in healthcare who are enrolled in a CSWE accredited Bachelor or Master social work program.  Associate membership includes all benefits with the exception of eligibility for elected office.

Emeritus Member: Retired individuals who, before their retirement, met the eligibility requirements for Member or Associate Member.  Emeritus membership includes those benefits for which the member qualified for prior to retirement, excluding eligibility for the offices of President-elect and member of the Committee on Nominations.

By clicking "Submit", you will be taken to the Paypal site for payment of $35 (or $15 for students).  This is for membership dues through June 30, 2016.  If you prefer to pay by check, please print this form and mail your check with the form to:   3800 Mesa Ste. A-2 #124, El Paso, TX 79902.