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Diplomate

Diplomate
Standards for certification at this level include:
  • Certification as an AAPC Fellow
  • Demonstrated achievement in at least three of the following areas:
    • academic (Doctoral level degree)
    • research
    • publication
    • leadership in AAPC
    • contribution to church and community
    • contribution to another mental health discipline
  • Hold a state license/certificate to supervise or be approved by a cognate group to supervise in specific mental health disciplines, or receive fifty hours of supervision of supervision
  • Provide at least 150 hours of pastoral counseling supervision
  • Submit a paper with annotation and bibliography of one's supervisory theory
  • Complete a minimum of 30 clock hours of graduate level course work in clinical supervision

AAPC News

  • 'USA Today: Bleak picture' for mentally ill: 80% are jobless:Please see today‚Äôs most recent coverage of mental illness in America by Liz Szabo of USA Today. Eighty percent of people with mental illness are unemployed, a statistic that says more about the lack of support for this group of people than it does about the economy, according to a new study. +more
  • Online Psychotherapy Gains Fans and Raises Privacy Concerns:Traditionally, of course, talking to a therapist has required going to an office and talking face-to-face. But as NPR's Maanvi Singh reports, the Internet is changing that. More people - especially younger people - are going online for their mental health services.+more
  • New Researh in Integrated Care:Being at the forefront of one of the most promising approaches to care, it is important to stay up-to-date on the latest research. Providing quality integrated care involves understanding the newest information and trends regarding co-occurring physical and behavioral health conditions and models of integrated care, +more
  • 2014/2015 Dues - Payment Due Date June 30th:2014/2015 Dues - Payment Due Date June 30th+more

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