American Academy of Clinical Psychology

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Why You Should Consider Board Certification 

  • The attainment of a rigorous, independent certification of clinical competence
  • Twenty percent (20%) discount in annual premiums for professional liability insurance from a major carrier
  • Recognition of competence by universities, hospitals, health service systems, agencies and the public
  • Enhanced credibility as an expert witness
  • Board certification in clinical psychology distinguishes you on the job market.
  • Eligibility for membership and Fellow status in the American Academy of Clinical Psychology.
  • Recognition of Board Certification as an endorsement for reciprocity of licensure by a majority of licensing jurisdictions.
  • Some hospitals and medical clinics require board certification and others are moving toward this policy.
  • Recognition by federal employers such as the US Public Health Service and the Department of Defense for salary benefits.

Click here for information about applying for Board Certification in Clinical Psychology.



Why you should consider Board Certification


Why you should consider Board Certification



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The American Academy of Clinical Psychology is an independent membership association supporting board certification in the area of clinical psychology. The Academy is not affiliated with any other organization including the American Board of Professional Psychology.

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