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NBCC develops and distributes examination study guides to help you become more familiar with the content areas and both general and specific types of questions that comprise the counseling examinations.
Developed to prepare you for either the National Counselor Examination (NCE) or the National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Examination (NCMHCE), these study guides contain examination information, tips for studying and test-taking, and sample test items developed and reviewed by content experts. Sample test answer keys include explanations of each correct answer, enabling you to expand your knowledge even further and commit new concepts to memory.
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Includes 800 questions with fully explained answers. Can be used with smartphones, tablets, and computers. Complements all other study materials. Pass or get your money back—guaranteed. Updated for 2022. Free, new question updates in real time.
Diane Dean, MA, LPC, RN-BC — Diane is a licensed professional counselor and educator with over 20 years’ experience in health care. She has taught at many colleges and universities, including the University of Pittsburgh.
Stacy Fruhling, NCC, MAC, LCPC, LCADC — Stacy is an adjunct professor in psychology and counseling at Anne Arundel Community College and the Community College of Baltimore County.
Lisa Slade, MS, NCC, LPC — Lisa is an adjunct professor in psychology, counseling, sociology, and human services at Caldwell University in the Graduate School of Psychology, at the University of Bridgeport, and at Housatonic Community College.
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Includes 500 questions with fully explained answers for use with all your devices. Complements all other study materials. Updated for 2022 with the new NCMHCE test format with case studies. Free, new question updates in real time.
Joanne Fortune, LMHC – An adjunct counseling professor at Mercy College who assists students in preparation for national certification.
Jenny Preffer-Davis, RN, NCC, ACS, LMHC – A professor in the Graduate Counseling Department at Grace College.
Tara Williams, LPC, MCAP – A community therapist with experience in education and substance abuse.
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Current exam format prep available, new fall format under development.
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All of Dr. Rosenthal's materials are lively, easy to understand, and actually make exam prep enjoyable.
* New 2017 Encyclopedia of Counseling, The Authentic Purple Book, 4th Edition. The best Encyclopedia ever with nearly 100 pages more than the previous edition. A publisher’s bestseller. Reads like a novel, imparts information like a postgraduate text. Loaded with memory devices. 762 pages, includes 1,100 tutorial questions/answers and new better than ever Super Review Boot Camp.
* 20 Audio CD Listen and Learn Vital Information and Review. Turns a traffic jam or day at the beach into a world-class learning experience. Totally different than the Encyclopedia. Upbeat presentations with alternative explanations cover all exam areas. Includes a test anxiety prevention CD, a last-minute super review boot camp CD, and hundreds of practice questions. Informative and extremely entertaining.
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Discover the New Clinical Mental Health Counselor Handbook & Study Guide, 3rd Edition, for the NCMHCE Licensing Exam which includes ExamAce, practice simulations.
Authored by Licensed Mental Health Counselors for all Professional Clinical Counselors. A premier program since 1995, PTI's package contains:
Start studying with practice questions right away from the convenience of your phone. Pocket Prep provides a mobile study app for the National Counselor Examination and the National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Examination.
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