Mental Health Examiner Certificate

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Description

Certified mental health examiners examine alleged mentally ill persons going to a civil commitment hearing.

Duration

Up to three years

Renewal Information

Duplicate License Requirements

None

Processing Time

None

Prerequisites and Requirements

Prerequisites

Must be a Qualified Mental Health Professional with 3 years of experience, Must have 2 letters of recommendation from Qualified Mental Health Professionals and be recommended by the Community Mental Health Program Director.

Required Documentation

None

Examination Information

Must attend Civil Commitment Investigator/Examiner Training provided by the Office of Mental and Addiction Services. Exam is administered at the training.

Continuing Education Requirements

Eight hours every three years.

Bonding Requirements

None

Insurance Requirements

None

Additional Information

Other Information

None

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