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MFT Clinical Vignette Exam Handbook

MFT Clinical Vignette Exam Handbook

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Preparation for the marriage and family therapy licensing exam.
Preparation for the marriage and family therapy licensing exam.

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California Board of Behavioral Science1625 North Market Boulevard, Suite S200Sacramento, CA 95834www.bbs.ca.gov
Marriage and Family Therapist
Written Clinical Vignette Examination
 
CANDIDATE HANDBOOK
FOR EXAMINATIONS JANUARY 1, 2008 OR LATER
PSI licensure:certification
3210 E TropicanaLas Vegas, NV 89121www.psiexams.com
Copyright © 2008 by PSI licensure:certification Revised March 2008
 
 
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CONTENT OUTLINE
Purpose ..........................................................2Examination Scheduling Procedures...........................2Internet Scheduling ........................................2Telephone Scheduling........................................2Canceling an Examination...................................2Missed Appointment or Late Cancellation................2Taking a Re-examination....................................2Emergency Examination Center Closing..................3Examination Site Locations......................................3Special Accommodations Available............................4Reporting to the Examination Site.............................4Required Identification at the Examination Site........4Security Procedures..........................................5Taking the Examination by Computer..........................6Identification Screen ........................................6Tutorial ........................................................6Examination Question Example.............................6Examination Results...............................................6Abandonment of Application/Ineligibility.....................6After Passing the Examination...................................7Study Material and Courses......................................7Objective of the Board...........................................7Examination Plan..................................................7Examination Development.......................................8Establishing the Passing Standards.............................8Examination Items.................................................8Examination Plan Content......................................10
FOR MORE INFORMATION
All questions about examination schedulingshould be directed to:
PSI licensure:certification
3210 E TropicanaLas Vegas, NV 89121(877) 392-6422
TTY (800) 735-2929www.psiexams.comQuestions about examination content or licensingshould be directed to:
Board of Behavioral Sciences
1625 North Market Blvd., Ste. S200Sacramento, CA 95834(916) 574.7830www.bbs.ca.gov
SCHEDULING
 
INFORMATION
Date Scheduled: __________________________________________________________________Name of Scheduler: ________________________________________________________________Date of Exam: ____________________________________________________________________Time of Exam: ____________________________________________________________________Test Site Location:
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PURPOSE
This handbook serves as your notice of eligibility and isdesigned to provide you with general information regarding theCalifornia Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) Written ClinicalVignette examination process and content.
EXAMINATIONS BY PSI
The State has contracted with PSI to conduct its examinationprogram.PSI provides examinations through a network ofcomputer examination centers in California.All questions regarding the scheduling and administration ofexaminations should be directed to PSI.
PSI licensure:certification
3210 E TropicanaLas Vegas, NV 89121(800) 733-9267
Fax (702) 932-2666www.psiexams.com All other questions about examinations should be directed tothe BBS.1625 North Market Blvd., Suite S-200,Sacramento, CA 95834(916) 574-7830
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(916) 574-8625www.bbs.ca.gov
 
EXAMINATION SCHEDULINGPROCEDURES
Once you have been approved by BBS, you are responsible forcontacting PSI to schedule an appointment to take theexamination. You may do so via the Internet atwww.psiexams.com, or schedule over the telephone at (800)733-9267.
 
 
FIRST TIME EXAMINEES: Examination eligibility expires,and an application is deemed abandoned, if theapplicant fails to sit for examination within one yearafter being notified of eligibility.
 
RE-EXAMINATION APPLICANTS: Examination eligibilityexpires and an applicant becomes ineligible to sit forexamination when an applicant fails any writtenexamination and does not retake the examinationwithin one year from the date of that failure.In most California testing centers, testing does not take placeon the following major holidays:Memorial Day Closed May 26, 2008Independence Day Closed July 4, 2008Labor Day Closed September 1, 2008Thanksgiving Closed November 27-28, 2008Christmas Closed December 25, 2008
INTERNET SCHEDULIING
 
You may schedule your test by completing the online TestRegistration Form. The Test Registration Form is available atPSI’s website,www.psiexams.com. You may schedule for atest via the Internet 24 hours a day.1.
 
Complete the registration form online and submit yourinformation to PSI via the Internet.2.
 
Upon completion of the online registration form, you willbe given the available dates for scheduling your test.3.
 
You will need to choose a date to complete yourregistration.4.
 
Upon successful registration, you will receive a traceableconfirmation number.
TELEPHONE SCHEDULING
 
PSI has two scheduling methods available if you wish toschedule by telephone. First, call PSI at (800) 733-9267, 24hours a day and schedule using the Automated RegistrationSystem. Second, if you wish to contact a live operator, usethis same telephone number to contact PSI registrars Mondaythrough Friday between 4:30 am and 7:00 pm and Saturday,between 8:00 am and 2:00 pm, Pacific Time, to schedule yourappointment for the test.
CANCELING AN EXAMINATION APPOINTMENT
 
You may cancel and reschedule an examination appointmentwithout forfeiting your fee
if your cancellation notice is received 2 days prior to the scheduled examination date.
 For example, for a Monday appointment, the cancellationnotice would need to be received on the previous Saturday.You may call PSI at (800) 733-9267. Please note that you mayalso use the automated system, using a touch-tone phone, 24hours a day in order to cancel and reschedule yourappointment.
 
Note: A voice mail message is not an acceptable form of cancellation. Please use the internet, automated telephonesystem, or call PSI and speak to a Customer ServiceRepresentative.MISSED APPOINTMENT OR LATE CANCELLATION
 
If you miss your appointment, you will not be able to take theexamination as scheduled, further you will forfeit yourexamination fee, if:
 
You do not cancel your appointment 2 days before thescheduled examination date;
 
You do not appear for your examination appointment;
 
You arrive after examination start time;
 
You do not present proper identification when you arrivefor the examination.
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EXAMINATION
 
Candidates who fail are eligible to re-take this examination. ARequest for Re-examination form will be provided with thescore report at the test center, or may be obtained bycontacting the BBS.
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