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. Board 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.

Points of Interest

  • Discover other benefits to board certification
  • Learn about government affairs initiatives
  • Explore specialty certifications offered by NBCC
  • Revisit ethical obligations and ethics review procedures
  • Review board certification maintenance requirements
  • Search for NBCC-approved Continuing Education providers
  • Understand the difference between board certification and state licensure
  • Share with your supervisor information regarding reasons to hire a board-certified counselor
  • View the different status options for your board certification
  • Read The Professional Counselor, NBCC’s online peer-reviewed electronic journal
  • Read the newsletter NBCC Visions
  • Log in to your ProCounselor account and update your account or add continuing education

Benefits of Certification

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

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Government Affairs

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

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Specialty Certifications

Demonstrate your area of expertise with a specialty certification.

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Log in to ProCounselor

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

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