Practical Training Supervisor - 300 hours of practical training (internship/practicum)
Clinical Work Experience Supervisor - 6,000 hours
The practical training or clinical work experience supervisor may be a physician or psychologist licensed under the Uniform Credentialing Act, or an equivalent credential from another jurisdiction (if the hours were earned in another state), and sufficient training as determined by the Board of Medicine and Surgery for physicians or the Board of Psychologists for psychologists, in consultation with the Board of Alcohol and Drug Counseling.
Physicians - sufficient training includes:
In addition, these physician supervisors must incorporate knowledge of the 12 core functions and 46 global criteria of substance abuse counseling into the supervisory experience.
Psychologists - sufficient training includes at least three hours of training on the 12 core functions and 46 global criteria pre-approved by the Board of Psychologists.
Approved Trainers: Please contact the Department at (402) 471-4970 to get a list of the current trainers.
See the regulations (172 NAC 15) for additional requirements for supervision for both Practical Training supervision and for Clinical Work Experience supervision.
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