Ready Minds, the leading provider of Distance Career Counseling along with the Center for Credentialing and Education, Inc, (CCE, an affiliate of the NBCC®) are offering three opportunities for training and credentials for those individuals wishing to use technology-assisted methodologies to best serve their populations. Please click on the following training program descriptions for complete details.
Distance Credentialed Counselor (DCC) In- Person Two-Day Training Program - This training is of great benefit to counselors in a wide range of settings, including colleges and universities, community colleges, schools K-12, One-Stop Career Centers, employees assistance programs, human resources, counseling and social service centers and private practice. It sets the standard for expertise in this evolving practice specialty. If you qualify to obtain the DCC credential, you will be nationally recognized as a professional with training in best practices in Distance Counseling. Additionally, if you are a National Certified Counselor, you will receive 15 continuing education hours for your participation in this two-day DCC training. Click here for the training schedule and locations.
Please note that if you attend a DCC Training that says 'Mental Health Concentration' you are eligible to receive as a U.S. Psychologist, Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, Chemical Dependency Counselor, CA Nurse, and IL & TX Teachers/Educators 15 Continuing Education hours (please click here for more information about the continuing educations hours). Click here for the training schedule and locations.
Distance Credentialed Counselor (DCC) ONLINE Training Program (Mental Health Concentration) - This training is of great benefit to counselors in a wide range of settings, including counseling and social service centers, private practice, colleges and universities, community colleges, employees assistance programs, and human resources. The Training is done completely online, is self-paced and results in 15 NBCC approved Continuing Education hours as well as 15 Continuing Education hours for all U.S. Psychologists, Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and certain other healthcare professionals (please click here for more information about the continuing educations hours). Click here to learn more about the DCC Online Training.
Distance Credential Facilitator (DCF) On-line Training Program - This training is an online course that can be successfully completed at times that are convenient for the participant. Facilitation is an interactive process to help clients in many areas including business, career, finances, health and relationships. The client and facilitator are active collaborators for the purpose of meeting the client's needs. Facilitation practice is recognized as a valid and valuable approach to helping clients and staff. Facilitators may serve as:
Individuals who obtain the Distance Credentialed Facilitator (DCF) title
can effectively provide assistance to clients in the area of life career
development and planning. They may also facilitate the fostering and maintenance
of interpersonal relationships but essentially in the context of helping
clients to plan for, and maintain successful functioning within, the world
of work. Distance Credentialed Facilitators can offer their services via
appropriate technology-assisted methods. They will seek supervisions/consultation,
as required by the ethical standards that apply to Distance Credentialed
Facilitation and those standards that govern their professional scope
ReadyMinds offers online continuing education courses that are focused on distance counseling.
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