Content Areas for the NCMHCE

  1. Assessment and Diagnosis (including but not limited to):
    • Integrate client assessment and observational data
    • Identify precipitating problems or symptoms
    • Identify individual and/or relationship functioning
    • Identify relevant family issues
  2. Counseling and Psychotherapy: (including but not limited to):
    • Inform client about ethical standards and practice
    • Clarify counselor/client roles
    • Implement individual counseling in relation to a plan of treatment
    • Evaluate referral information
  3. Administration, Consultation and Supervision: (including but not limited to):
    • Maintain case notes, records, and/or files
    • Determine if services meet client’s needs
    • Correspond orally with others to maintain professional communications
    • Assist clients with obtaining social services