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March 5, 2016
Requirements

The New BBS Requirements May Affect Your Job Search

On January 1, 2016, the Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) made changes to how MFT registered interns can accrue hours toward licensure. Eric Evenson at TrackYourHours summarizes the changes in this helpful article by illustrating the differences between the old and new experience requirements. Why are these changes significant for MFT registered interns who are in the process of searching for paid MFT internships? To answer that question, we need to examine how the minimums and maximums for certain categories have changed under the new option offered by the BBS. 1. Non-Clinical Experience The Change: Under the old requirements, also known as “option 2,” non-clinical experience (which includes […]