21 NCAC 53 .0205             COUNSELING EXPERIENCE

The counseling experience required by G.S. 90-336(c)(2) shall include a minimum of 2000 hours of supervised professional practice hours of direct counseling experience.  Direct counseling experience consists of live contact with individuals, groups, or families through counseling as defined in G.S. 90-330(a)(3)a and b.  Experience shall be gained at a rate of no more than 40 hours per week. At least 100 hours of clinical supervision, as defined in Rule .0210 and Rule .0211 of this Section, shall be documented during the minimum of 3000 hours of supervised professional practice, as defined in Rule .0208 of this Section.  No less than three-quarters of the hours of clinical supervision shall be individual clinical supervision.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 90-330(a)(3); 90-334(h),(i); 90-336(c);

Eff. July 1, 1995;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2014; January 1, 2010; July 1, 2006.