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Can social workers offer a diagnosis?
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Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Social worker
They are not licensed as a health care practicioner and thus cannot offer medical advice.

In brief: Social worker
They are not licensed as a health care practicioner and thus cannot offer medical advice.
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Thank
Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
In brief: Social workers
In psychiatry, counselors with lcsw degree can formulate provisional psychiatric diagnoses following assessment.

In brief: Social workers
In psychiatry, counselors with lcsw degree can formulate provisional psychiatric diagnoses following assessment.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
Thank
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