Annual renewal is required to maintain an active Endorsement with SCIMHA. Renewals are due annually by January 31. The following is required to renew:
PLEASE NOTE: Documentation of training hours are due by January 31. SCIMHA membership renews in June; although current SCIMHA membership is required to renew Endorsement by January 31.
*Continuing education hours are added to the applicant's Training section in EASy. Up to 7 hours spent as an Endorsement application advisor or reviewer or an exam reviewer counts toward the 15 hours each year.
**The documentation of 15 clock hours of training is not required for the year immediately following the year Endorsement was achieved.
For example, if an applicant earned Endorsement in 2020, the applicant does not need to provide documentation of 15 clock training hours to renew Endorsement in 2021. However, 2021 SCIMHA membership and continuing reflective supervision/consultation (if required for category) is required to renew Endorsement for that year.
1. 2021 by January 31: FREE!
2. 2021 between Feb 1 - Feb 28: $25 late fee
PLEASE NOTE: A $25 renewal fee for all applicants will begin in 2022.
If an endorsed professionals fails to renew his or her Endorsement by Feb 28, 2021, they will be removed from the Endorsement Registry.
To be reinstated to the Endorsement Registry after removal, the professional must:
Step 1: Renew their SCIMHA membership online (if lapsed).
Sept 2: Update their Endorsement credentials in EASy:
Applicants who have previously passed the exam do not need to retake the exam.