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Psychology

This guide is a starting point for all students majoring in or taking classes within the Department of Psychology. This guide will help you with all aspects of your projects and research.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Psychology Licensure and Certification: What Students Need to Know
Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association, 2006
Floor 3 Shelves BF 80.8 .P78 2006

Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards: Student Information
Provides links to information about licensing in all 50 states and Canadian provinces. Includes information about the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology (EPPP) including information about practice tests.

COUNSELORS

National Board for Clinical Counselors
Site of national, non-profit credentialing organization for counselors. Administers the National Counseling Examination (NCE), National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Examination (NCMHCE), and the Examination of Clinical Counselor Practice (ECCP).

Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification
Site of non-profit organization that provides certification for rehabilitation counseling professionals in the U.S. and Canada. Administers the Certified Rehabilitation Counselor Examination.

Professional Counselor Professions Licensed by DPR
Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation site with information regarding licensing requirements for Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor.

National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Self-Assessment Examination
Greensboro, NC: National Board for Certified Counselors, 2003
Floor 5 Shelves RC466 .N37 2003 (in two parts)

Preparation Guide for the National Counselor Examination for Licensure and Certification (NCE): The Official Guide for the NCE
Greensboro, N.C.: National Board for Certified Counselors, 2001

Floor 3 Shelves BF 637 .C6 P73 2001

Preparation Guide for the Examination of Clinical Counselor Practice (ECCP):
The Official Guide for the ECCP
Greensboro, N.C.: National Board for Certified Counselors, 2001

Floor 5 Shelves RC 466 .P74 2001

SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS

Illinois Certification Testing System
Information on the Illinois State Board of Education site regarding the basic skills test and area exam for school psychologists. Especially see ICTS Study Guides.  

National School Psychologists Certification System
From the National Association of School Psychologists. Not currently recognized for Illinois certification.