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Code of Ethics

The Board’s Code of Ethics is part of the ND Administrative Code, Chapter 75.5-02-06.1. These specific ethical standards are enacted to guide social workers’ practice and conduct, and to provide a basis for adjudication. A violation of the Code of Ethics adopted by the Board is grounds for disciplinary action.

Code of Ethics: North Dakota Administrative Code Chapter 75.5-02-06.1

***Please note, the Board's Code of Ethics is not the same as NASW's Code of Ethics!  North Dakota licensed social workers must abide by the NDBSWE Code of Ethics found in North Dakota Administrative Code Chapter 75.5-02-06.1 (see above link)!