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Examination Information

 

Licensed Professional Counselor Applicants:

The National Clinical Mental Health Counselors Examination (NCMHCE) is computer based and given monthly as determined by NBCC. The exam fee is $275 and is payable to the exam service. You must receive approval from the Virginia Board of Counseling prior to registering for the exam.

The 2015 dates are as follows: January 5–17, February 9–21, March 2–14, April 6–7, April 16–25, May 4–16, June 1–13, July 6–18, August 3–15, September 7–19, October 5–17, November 2–14, and December 7–19.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy Applicants:

Approved applicants shall sit for the examination within two years from the initial notification date of approval. Failure to do so will result in the revocation of approval and obligate the applicant to file a new application for examination.

Applicants who fail the examination twice in succession shall document completion of 45 clock hours of additional education or training acceptable to the board addressing the areas of deficiency as reported in the examination results prior to obtaining board approval for reexamination.

LMFT 2015 Dates
Registration Closes Exam Dates
12/01/2014 01/17/2015 – 01/24/2015
01/01/2015 02/14/2015 – 02/21/2015
02/01/2015 03/14/2015 – 03/21/2015
03/01/2015 04/18/2015 – 04/25/2015
04/01/2015 05/16/2015 – 05/23/2015
05/01/2015 06/20/2015 – 06/27/2015
06/01/2015 07/18/2015 – 07/25/2015
07/01/2015 08/15/2015 – 08/22/2015
08/01/2015 09/19/2015 – 09/26/2015
09/01/2015 10/17/2015 – 10/24/2015
10/01/2015 11/14/2015 – 11/21/2015
11/01/2015 12/12/2015 – 12/19/2015