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NBCC Continues to Seek Occupational Series for Mental Health Counselors

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) recently informed NBCC that it has indefinitely postponed the creation of a federal occupational series for professional counselors. NBCC responded immediately and sought congressional assistance. An occupational series is a government classification that … Continue reading

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Minority Fellowship Program Mentor Opportunity

The NBCC Foundation is accepting letters of interest from experienced, doctoral-level NCCs who want to volunteer as mentors for the NBCC Minority Fellowship Program (MFP). Fellows with active mentor connections demonstrate increased success in completing doctoral programs, contributing effective research, … Continue reading

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A Message from NBCC

NBCC is pleased to inform NCCs that TRICARE has begun credentialing counselors for independent practice. Though the interim final rule (IFR) establishing qualifications for counselor independent practice was effective upon its release on December 27, 2011, credentialing could not begin … Continue reading

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