Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) Information
(Licensed Professoinal Counselor Supervision Credential)
National Board for Certified Counselors – NBCC website.
Center for Credentialing & Education – Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE) website. This is credentialing arm of the NBCC.
Approved Clinical Supervisor Website – CCE’s website regarding the ACS credential.
ACS Application Credentialing Gateway – As of February 2022, the ACS application is now online and located at this link.
ACS Code of Ethics – ACS Code of Ethics from 2008.
American Counseling Association – American Counseling Association (ACA) Website.
Michigan Board of Counseling – Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA).
State of Michigan Public Health Code for Counseling (LPCs/LLPCs).
State of Michigan LPC/LLPC Application. – MI Application to become an LLPC/LPC.
Michigan Mental Health Counselors Association – Michigan Mental Health Counselors Association website.
NJ Counseling Association – New Jersey Counseling Association Website.
NJ Division of Consumer Affairs – NJ-DCA – Professional Counselor Examiners Committee website.
NJ-DCA LPC/LAC Laws – NJ LPC/LAC Laws from the Division of Cosumer Affairs.
NJ-DCA LPC/LAC Regulations – NJ LPC/LAC Regulations from the Division of Cosumer Affairs.
NJ Uniform Enformcement Act – Title 45 – Laws covering all NJ Licensed Healthcare Providers.
NJ Duty to Cooperate – Expansion of the NJ Uniform Enforcement Act (Title 45C). NJ LAC/LPC Duty to Cooperate with Board Inquiries.
NJ LPC/LAC Proposed Plan of Supervised Counseling Experience – This form is needed by the NJ DCA to approve a supervisory relationship.
NJ LAC Documentation of Supervised Counseling Experience – NJ LAC form needed to present to the DCA showing proof of supervision.
NJ Application for Licensure – NJ LPC, LAC Application for Initial Licensure.
Need to find the name/location of a NJ ACS? (over 750 statewide) – CCE’s NJ Supervisor Finder.
Need to find the name/location of a MI ACS? (over 90 statewide) – CCE’s MI Supervisor.
Certified Clinical Supervisor (CCS) Information
(Addiction Professionals Supervision Credential)
NJ Certification Board – New Jersey Certification Board website (Certified Clinical Supervisor credentialing board).
CCS Application Packet – This is the latest application packet for applying for your CCS.
International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium – ICRC (in charge of the national CCS test) website.
CCS Candidate Guide – ICRC National Supervision Test Study Guide.
National Association for Addictions Counselors – National Association for Addictions Counselor’s website.
Division of Consumer Affairs – NJ-DCA Alcohol and Drug Examiners Committee.
NJ-DCA LCADC/CADC Laws – LCADC/CADC Laws from the Division of Cosumer Affairs.
NJ-DCA LCADC/CADC Regulations – LCADC/CADC Regulations from the Division of Cosumer Affairs.
Uniform Enformcement Act – Title 45 – Laws covering all NJ Licensed/Certified Healthcare Providers.
NJ Duty to Cooperate – Expansion of the NJ Uniform Enforcement Act (Title 45C). NJ LCADC/CADC Duty to Cooperate with Board Inquiries.
Proposed Plan Of CADC Supervision – This form is needed by the DCA to approve a supervisory relationship with a CADC.
Proposed Plan Of LCADC/CADC Internship – This form is needed by the DCA to approve a supervisory relationship with an LCADC/CADC intern.
Additional Clinical Supervision and Other Relevant Resource Information
Cyber Guide for Online Therapy Resources – Great information on apps and other digital health resources for clinicians.
The Center for HIV Law and Policy – Many good articles related to HIV law and the State of your practice.
2009 Article on Different Models of Clinical Supervision – by Dr. Kendra Smith.
ACA – ACA 2014 Code of Ethics.
ACES Clinical Supervision Best Practices – Adopted by ACES Executive Council 04/22/11.
NBCC – NBCC Code of Ethics.
NBCC & CCE – NBCC Distance Counseling Guidelines.
SAMHSA – TIP 52 – Clinical Supervision and Professional Development of the Substance Abuse Counselor.
Competencies for Clinical Supervisors – SAMHSA’s Knowledge Application Program, Technical Assistance Publication 21 A.
Dr. Ken Pope’s Website – Extensive information on ethics and other clinical supervision related topics.
Dr. Carol Falender’s Website – Compentency Based Supervision Author’s Clinical Supervision Resource Guide.
American Psychological Association – Compentency Based Supervision Information.
Solution Focused Supervision – Solution Focused Supervision Model.
Models of Clinical Supervision – PDF of a 2005 ATTC Newsletter.
Implementing a Clinical Supervision System – An article by David Powell on organizational readiness regarding clinical supervision.
Competency Based Supervision Overview – Transcript from a Carol Falender Speech in January, 2011.
Ethical Guidelines for Supervision in Psychology – Canadian Psychological Association
Online Therapy Institute – Comprehensive online/distance counseling resource center.