Live Virtual Webinar: The Road to Licensure

  • 19 Sep 2020
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Virtual Zoom Meeting
  • 78


  • Price for individuals registering who are not SD CAMFT chapter members.
  • This event is free for the San Diego CAMFT Chapter prelicensed members. Please make sure your registration includes your chapter membership number.
  • Price for members of the San Diego CAMFT Chapter. Please make sure your registration information matches your information that we have on file.

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Presented via Zoom

A link to the Zoom webinar will be sent to registrants in their confirmation emails.


Step 1: Register through the SD-CAMFT website. Once your registration is complete, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the second registration page.

Step 2: Read your confirmation email and follow the link to register on State CAMFT's zoom registration page.

Step 3: The second confirmation email you get will have the zoom link. Use this link on the day of the workshop.

Course Description & Educational Goals

Level of Learning: Introductory

This presentation is intended to provide an overview of the licensing process for pre-licensees as they work toward licensure in marriage and family therapy. Topics to be discussed include: the marriage and family therapy licensing process; supervised experience requirements for applicants; supervisor qualifications and supervision requirements; licensing examinations; and common employment issues pre-licensees encounter with their supervisors.

Educational Goals:

Participants will gain a greater understanding of the many challenges facing pre-licensees working toward licensure.


1.      Master or Doctorate Degree
a.       Requirements and Responsibilities
b.      Trainee Telehealth
c.       Collecting Hours as a Trainee
2.      Upon Graduation
a.      Application and Forms
b.      Advertising
c.       Supervisor Requirements
3.      Registered Associate
a.      Annual Renewal
b.      Law and Ethics Tips
c.       Collecting Hours as an Associate
4.      Application for Licensure
a.      Testing Accommodations
b.      Supervision Requirements
c.       Private Practice vs. Exempt
5.      Clinical Examination
a.      Waiting Game
b.      Application for Licensure
c.       CAMFT Membership

Target Audience

This event is for mental health professionals.


Free for SD-CAMFT Prelicensed Chapter Members 

$10 for Licensed Chapter Members

$20 for non-members

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Accommodations & Grievances

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Course Completion certificates will be awarded electronically in exchange for a completed evaluation form. Please make sure the Program Administrator has your correct email.

Course meets the qualifications for 2 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. This course is provided by the San Diego Chapter of the California association of marriage and family therapists (Provider #57330) is approved by the California association of marriage and family therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs. San Diego chapter of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists maintains responsibility for the program and all its content.

Learning Objectives

  • Record the number of hours and the number of weeks of supervised experience required
  • Identify the “options” for counting hours currently available to pre-licensees.
  • Apply how the 90-day rules impacts their ability to count hours
  • Differentiate how to advertise themselves in the various stages of licensing
  • Organize their hours by documenting on the correct BBS related forms
  • Review their incremental progress toward licensure and decide on their best strategies to take to complete their 3000 hours.

*Attendees will earn 2 CEU units for participating in this event.

Our Presenter: Luke Martin, Esq.