Resources for National Certified Counselors

As a National Certified Counselor (NCC), you recognized the importance of completing national standards in education, experience, and conduct as established by counseling professionals. National certification through NBCC helps clients, colleagues, and the public recognize your achievement and indicates that you value high professional standards, compliance with ethical standards, and improvements in practice and skills through continued professional development.

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Benefits of Certification

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Check out some of the benefits that we have developed to show our commitment to you.


Government Affairs

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A portion of your annual fees contributes to our many ongoing government affairs efforts.


Specialty Certifications

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Demonstrate your area of expertise with obtaining a specialty certification.


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Are you ready to start managing your certification online? Log in to your Credentialing Gateway account to upload and track your continuing education, learn about status options, update your practice information, make payments, and more!

To become a National Certified Counselor, you must have an eligible degree and have earned a passing score on either the NCE or the NCMHCE, meet supervision and work experience requirements, and comply with conduct standards.

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