As an experienced RSWs you have years of service to refer to, yet, when you open your private practice some aspects are changing. For example, you may be more concerned about extended health care coverage for your clients, the ins and outs of online counseling or financial recording.

For RSWs in private practice the information on Standards of Practice and Ethics and keeping records provide guidance to assist them conform to conventions set by social work regulatory organization and tax authorities. Increased awareness of third-party coverage by extended health care providers and other programs supports RSWs to attract and inform clients of their options.