Steps to becoming licensed
1 - Become a member of FACCT:
The first step is to apply for membership. Click here to download the membership application. Printo out the the form, complete, sign, and mail in with the appropriate fee to Membership Chair, Dr. Max High (address on form).
2 - Requirements for license: Become a member (see Step 1). Degrees and training appropriate for license desired and 30 credit hours of Bible classes or equivalent for all FACCT licenses. All applicants must be an Ordained Minister or a have a Licensed Minister of Counseling certificate. Continued active membership in FACCT is also required.
3 - Pre-Application:
Once you have received your membership certificate, you may submit a pre-application for licensure or certification. This will allow the Licensure Board to look over your credentials and advise you about licensing with FACCT. Download the Pre-Application form, complete and mail in with $35.00 (non-refundable pre-application fee) to the Licensure Board (address on form).
4 - Apply for license:
After consulting with the LicensureBoard, you will need to complete the 28-page full application for the license or certification you are seeking (full application can be obtained from Administrator Kevin M. Drinka). Submit full application to the Licensure Board (address on form).
Please Note: License fees will vary depending upon the license or certification being requested. No monies are collected until final approval for the license or certification has been granted by the Licensure Board.
You should become a member of FACCT and help to:
Bring the Bible back into counseling.
Maintain the Church's right to meet the psychological and emotional needs of its members and of society.
Regain the respect and re-establish the credibility of Christian counseling in our communities and respective states.
Blaze the way for Christians to be recognized as qualified and competent to counsel without secular regulations.
Band together and stand united in a field hostile to Christian rights and values.
Benefit from the years of collective experience and wisdom of your Christian colleagues.
Contribute to, support, and shape the future of Christian counseling.
Won’t you choose to be counted with us?
Join FACCT today!
Federal Association of Christian Counselors & Therapists, Inc.
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