Annual Renewal is required to maintain an active Endorsement® with SCIMHA. Renewals are due by January 31 each year. 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 in the role of Endorsement® Application Advisor/Reviewer and/or 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 their 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 on-line (if lapsed).
Sept 2: Update their Endorsement® credentials in EASy:
Applicants who have previously passed the exam do not need to retake the exam.