“You need counseling knowledge and skills to supervise, but that does not mean you know how to do supervision. Michael Jordan is a great basketball player but he has never been a professional basketball coach. Coaching is an entirely different kind of skill set.”
—L. Dianne Borders, Ph.D., ACS and Burlington Industries Excellence Professor in the Department of Counseling and Educational Development at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
The ACS credential is valid for five years as long as you comply with CCE policies and procedures, including disclosure requirements.
To maintain your ACS credential, you must:
In order to reinstate an inactive ACS credential, you will need to submit a reinstatement application and fee of $50, plus full payment of any past-due fees.
In order to reinstate an expired ACS credential, you will need to submit a reinstatement application and fee of $50, documentation of 20 hours of continuing education, and full payment of any past-due fees.