Virginia Board of Social Work
The Code of Virginia requires annual publication of lists of guidance documents from state agencies. A guidance document is defined as "...any document developed by a state agency or staff that provides information or guidance of general applicability to the staff or public to interpret or implement statutes or the agency's rules or regulations..." Agencies are required to maintain a complete, current list of all guidance documents and make the full text of such documents available to the public.
Copies of the following documents may be viewed during regular work days from 8:15 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the offices of the Department of Health Professions, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300, Henrico Virginia 23233-1463 . Copies may also be downloaded by clicking on the links below or from the Regulatory Townhall at townhall.virginia.gov or requested by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions regarding implementation of these documents or requests for copies may be directed to Jaime Hoyle, Executive Director of the board at the address above or by telephone at (804) 367-4441. Copies are free of charge.
140-1 Board guidance on use of confidential consent agreements, effective November 24, 2022 (pdf)
140-4-2 Possible disciplinary actions for non-compliance with continuing education, effective November 24, 2022 (pdf)
140-7 Virginia Board of Social Work By-Laws effective August 4, 2022 (PDF)