NBCC Visions Newsletter

NBCC Visions is our official newsletter. It is published electronically every month and delivered to all NCCs via email.

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Medicare Mental Health Workforce Coalition

Medicare Mental Health Workforce Coalition

NBCC, as part of the Medicare Mental Health Workforce Coalition (MMHWC), is working to strengthen advocacy efforts for the Mental Health Access Improvement Act, which would recognize mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists as covered Medicare providers and allow them to bill Medicare for counseling services.


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Foundation Alumni Corner

Foundation Alumni Corner

With over 600 NBCC Foundation Alumni Fellows and Scholars working each day to expand mental health services in their own neighborhoods, making connections is more important than ever!


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NBCC and AU-SARO Co-sponsor Mental Health Conference

NBCC and AU-SARO Co-sponsor Mental Health Conference

In late 2019, NBCC and the African Union Southern Africa Regional Office (AU-SARO) jointly sponsored a conference titled Conference on Improvement of Mental Health Services in SADC and COMESA Regions.


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Meet Your NBCC Team

Meet Your NBCC Team

Meet NBCC and Affiliates’ IT Director, Melanie Wilkerson. Melanie explains why she came out of retirement, her love of murder mystery novels, and her hero, Steve Wozniak.


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Voluntary Audits: Going the Extra Mile

Voluntary Audits: Going the Extra Mile

Every year NBCC receives dozens of board certified counselors who show continued dedication to advancement and learning by requesting a voluntary audit. We reached out to 2019’s successful audit participants to ask about their motivation to earn such a high number of continuing education clock hours.


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Social Determinants of Mental Health Workshop

Social Determinants of Mental Health Workshop

NBCC is a proud sponsor of the Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education, and has represented the discipline of counseling at this forum since 2012. NBCC was recently asked to take part in a workshop titled "The Social Determinants of Mental Health."


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Meet Your NBCC Team

Meet Your NBCC Team

Meet our spunky Cash Receipts Analyst, Lori Young, who thought her first day on the job was an April Fool's joke. Lori details her humorous transition to NBCC and her role ensuring accuracy related to receiving and processing transactions for NBCC and Affiliates.


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Introducing NBCC and Affiliates' Vice Presidents

Introducing NBCC and Affiliates' Vice Presidents

The National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. and Affiliates announces the filling of four new permanent Vice President positions: Callie Marino, Tammi Lee, Isabel Gomez, and Sidney Grant.


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The Board Certified-TeleMental Health Provider (BC-TMH) Credential

The Board Certified-TeleMental Health Provider (BC-TMH) Credential

Telemental health care is a rapidly growing service. The Board Certified-TeleMental Health Provider credential was designed to help mental health professionals navigate this type of service delivery.


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SPOTLIGHT

SPOTLIGHT

We have a conversation with Dr. Nicole Stargell, NCC, BC-TMH, about her experiences with telemental health, her thoughts about this service, and how she sees it advancing in the years to come.


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