21 NCAC 68 .0203 DESIGNATION AS SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR INTERN
(a) An applicant may by-pass early registration at the entry level and seek designation as a Counselor Intern.
(b) To be designated as a Substance Abuse Counselor Intern, a counselor shall submit and successfully complete the following:
(1) A registration form provided by the Board;
(2) Documentation provided by the Board verifying the successful completion of 300 hours of Supervised Practice;
(3) Successful completion of the written examination developed by the IC&RC/AODA, Inc. or its successor organization; and
(4) Payment of a non-refundable, one hundred twenty-five dollar ($125.00) written exam fee plus a one hundred twenty-five dollar ($125.00) registration fee if not already registered with the Board.
(c) Upon the failure of an applicant to achieve a passing score, the applicant may request a reexamination and pay a non-refundable reexamination fee of one hundred fifty dollars ($150.00) after a period of three months from the date of the failed test.
(d) Once an individual has been designated as a Substance Abuse Counselor Intern, he or she may function as a counselor intern under an approved supervisor at a ratio of one hour of supervision for every 40 hours of practice.
History Note: Authority G.S. 90-113.30; 90-113.33; 90-113.34; 90-113.38; 90-113.39; 90-113.40; 90-113.41;
Eff. August 1, 1996;
Amended Eff. August 1, 2002; August 1, 2000.