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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 the Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE). 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 2016 dates are as follows: January 4-16, February 8-20, March 7-19, April 4-16, May 2-21, June 6-25, July 5-23, August 8-20, September 6-20, October 3-15, November 7-19, and December 5-17

For more informatoin about CCE contact them at 336-482-2856 or www.nbcc.org

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.

Information related to the National AMFTRB exam can be found at www.ptcny.com

LMFT 2016 Dates
Registration Closes Exam Dates
12/01/2015 01/16/2016 – 01/26/2016
01/01/2016 02/13/2016 – 02/20/2016
02/01/2016 03/12/2016 – 03/19/2016
03/01/2016 04/16/2016 – 04/23/2016
04/01/2016 05/14/2016 – 05/21/2016
05/01/2016 06/11/2016 – 06/18/2016
06/01/2016 07/16/2016 – 07/23/2016
07/01/2016 08/13/2016 – 08/20/2016
08/01/2016 09/17/2016 – 09/24/2016
09/01/2016 10/15/2016 – 10/22/2016
10/01/2016 11/12/2016 – 11/19/2016
11/01/2016 12/10/2016 – 12/17/2016