CAMFT: Navigating the Road to Licensure

  • 16 Sep 2022
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Virtual Zoom Meeting
  • 91


  • Reserved for members of the San Diego CAMFT Chapter. (Please make sure your registration information matches your information that we have on file.)
  • Reserved for individuals registering who are not SD CAMFT Chapter Members.
  • Reserved for Pre-Licensed members of SD CAMFT.

Registration is closed

This event will be available both live and recorded.

This event can be attended virtually live via Zoom. A Zoom link to the webinar will be sent via email to registrants in their confirmation email. 

A link to the recording will be sent directly to registrants after it is provided to SD CAMFT.  There will be 3 weeks to complete the training. Registrants must return a completed evaluation and passing, graded quiz in order to receive CE credit when watching recording.


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.


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

Participants will be able to:

  • 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 


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


This event is for licensed and pre-licensed Marriage and Family Therapists.


$24 for Pre-licensed Members

$36 for Licensed Members

$19 for Non-Members

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Course Completion certificates will be awarded electronically in exchange for a completed evaluation form and quiz. 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. Partial credit will not be awarded.

For live viewing, participants must be present for the entire length of the workshop to be awarded credit. Participants will not be given CEU credit if they are more than 15 minutes late and/or do not stay for the entire length of the workshop.

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.

Please email the CEU Chair at

OUR PRESENTER: Kristin W Roscoe, ESQ.

Kristin W. Roscoe, Esq., CAMFT Staff Attorney, takes CAMFT member phone calls regarding law and ethics issues and contributes articles on those subjects to CAMFT's publication, the Therapist. Prior to joining CAMFT’s legal team in 2019, Kristin represented healthcare professionals and hospitals in medical malpractice litigation at La Follette, Johnson, DeHaas, Fesler & Ames. Since entering the legal profession, Kristin has worked in various capacities presenting to and advocating on behalf of her clients both in and outside of the courtroom. Kristin received her B.A. from The College of Wooster in 2006 and graduated from The American University Washington College of Law with her J.D. in 2012.

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