Dr. Franklin has been an approved LCSW supervisor in Texas since 1994. Supervision is offered to social workers who wish to obtain their Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) rating. Supervision is available in group and individual formats. In order to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), you must be licensed as an LMSW and obtain 3000 hours of Board approved supervised professional employment experience over a minimum two-year period, but within a maximum four-year period or its equivalent if the experience was completed in another state. In addition, you must obtain a passing score on the clinical exam administered nationally by ASWB. To qualify for the LCSW credential, you must complete a minimum of 100 hours of face-to-face supervision, over the course of the 3000 hours of professional experience, with a board-approved supervisor. Supervised experience must have occurred within the five (5) previous calendar years occurring from the date of application.

To download a copy of the Social Work Licensing Application (PDF format) click Social Work Licensing Packet

To download a copy of the Social Work LCSW Supervision Packet (PDF format) click LCSW Licensing Packet


Dr. Franklin's rates for supervision are reasonable and vary by whether supervision is done individually or in group settings. If you need additional information, please feel free to email him. Also, if interested, you can see his qualifications by clicking Qualifications