Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) Information
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LPCC "Grandparenting" Period Has Ended:
The LPCC "Grandparenting" period is over and the Board is no longer accepting "grandparenting" applications.
Out-of-State Degrees ONLY:
You must submit syllabi for all coursework listed on the Degree Program Certification form and the Remedial Coursework Certification form, (For MFT or LCSW "Grandparenting" applicants, this syllabus requirement only applies to coursework listed under the "Required Education" and "Remedial Coursework" sections of the application form), except as specified below:
- If your degree was conferred in 1983 or later AND at the time of conferral, the degree program was CACREP accredited, then you DO NOT have to submit syllabi EXCEPT for coursework listed as meeting the "Diagnosis" core content area, however, the Board may require submission of syllabi after evaluating your application.
Examination Candidate Handbooks are available on the Forms and Publications section for the following exams:
- LPCC GAP Examination
- LPCC "Grandparenting" Jurisprudence and Ethics Written Examination
- LPCC License Path - California Law and Ethics Examination
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