National Certified Counselor
- The National Certified Counselor (NCC) credential can be prestigious to those who attain it. The NCC certification is a voluntary certification that goes beyond the legal requirements for licensure. NCCs have shown their dedication to their profession and to providing the best services possible.
- NCCs are held to an enforceable Code of Ethics, which delineates ethical counseling practice. NBCC (National Board for Certified Counselors) provides an established process for dealing with concerns and taking disciplinary actions.
- NCCs must complete regular continuing education in order to maintain their certification. This ensures that NCCs are up to date on developments and best practices in the profession so that they can provide you with consistently high-quality service.
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- NCCs are able show their areas of expertise with NBCC specialty certifications: the Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC), Master Addictions Counselor (MAC) and National Certified School Counselor (NCSC). These certifications show that a counselor has met national standards for a specialty practice, including additional education and experience requirements and a specialty examination.
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- West Virginia
NCMHCE will need to be successfully completed in order to become licensed as a clinical counselor. in some states, prospective counselors will complete the exam required to become a Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor. CORE-accredited graduate program in counseling. Other universities will work as well as long as the practice and coursework requirements are completed. http://www.cacrep.org/) is often essential for counselors looking for NBCC licensing. The candidate will need to complete the overseen practice requirements set by the National Board of Certified Counselors, which is often pre-empted if a school counselor properly attended a CACREP-accredited program.