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  1. The Total Cost of Taking the ASWB Exam
    The Total Cost of Taking the ASWB Exam
    Like many professions, social workers must obtain a license in order to practice their craft. In most states, social workers planning to become licensed take one of the ASWB exams. Many promising new social workers wonder what they will need to pay to take the ASWB exam after finishing their education. We’re here to let you know what the exam itself costs, as well as other costs that arise.
  2. Tips on Studying for the National Counseling Exam
    Tips on Studying for the National Counseling Exam

    The National Counselor Exam (NCE) is a rite of passage in the field of behavioral health. You completed your master’s degree and are working in the clinical field but, there is another hurdle to cross before you can obtain your license. 

  3. EPPP2: Honing in on Assessment and Intervention
    EPPP2: Honing in on Assessment and Intervention

    In March 2016, the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) announced the plan to develop a second portion to the EPPP in order to assess the practical competency of Psychology candidates. Originally planned to be a mandatory aspect of the EPPP starting in January 2020 for all candidates, in October 2018, the ASPPB rescinded the decision and gave the state boards the opportunity to determine whether they would adopt the updated exam or maintain the current version of the EPPP. States that determine to adopt the updated exam format will start implementation beginning January 2020. 

  4. Why do I need an EPPP Coach?
    Why do I need an EPPP Coach?

    Coaching often seems like a foreign concept, but can be very helpful in preparing for the EPPP. If you are like most graduate students, you are likely a strong writer but haven’t taken a long multiple-choice exam in years.