Competency 1: Identify as a professional social worker and conduct oneself accordingly.
Competency 2: Apply social work ethical principles to guide professional practice.
Competency 3: Apply critical thinking to inform and communicate professional judgments.
Competency 4: Engage diversity and difference in practice.
Competency 5: Advance human rights and social and economic justice.
Competency 6: Engage in research-informed practice and practice-informed research.
Competency 7: Apply knowledge of human behavior and the social environment.
Competency 8: Engage in policy practice to advance social and economic well-being and to deliver effective social work services.
Competency 9: Respond to contexts that shape practice.
Competency 10: Engage, assess, intervene, and evaluate with individuals, families, groups, organizations and communities.