CCATP-CA

Certified Clinical Child & Adolescent Anxiety Treatment Professional

Who is Eligible

Independently licensed, master’s prepared mental health professionals, including:

  1. Counselor
  2. Marriage and Family Therapist
  3. Nurse Practitioner (NP)
  4. Psychiatric Nurse
  5. Psychologist
  6. School Psychologist
  7. Social Worker

A detailed listing of eligible professionals can be found here.

Training Requirements

A minimum of 12 hours of continuing education in specific Anxiety assessment and treatment topics related to children. Click here for details.

Pre-approved, 3rd party trainings that meet the training requirements for Certification include:

  1. Lynn Lyons Certificate Course on Helping Anxious Kids Online Course by PESI - Certification Fee Included!

Wondering if a course meets the requirements for Certification? Submit a copy of or link to the course title, speaker, outline and learning objectives to info@evergreencertifications.com for review.

Additional Requirements

The candidate must attest that, over the course of their career, he/she has conducted a minimum of 200 clinical mental health contact hours with Anxiety-diagnosed clients under the age of 18, with the use of weekly consultation and/or supervision.

Application Process

  1. Complete a qualifying training
  2. Remit your initial application fee payment of 99.99 USD online
  3. Upload the following documents to your account:
    1. A copy of the candidate’s professional license
    2. Evidence of completion of qualifying training, in the form of a CEU or completion certificate
    3. A completed application form, found here

Renewal

To maintain Certification, a renewal is required. After your initial 1-year Certification, you have the option to renew for 1, 2 or 3 years. A 1-year renewal requires 6 clock hours of anxiety-focused continuing education since you were last Certified; a 2-year renewal requires 12 clock hours, and a 3-year renewal requires 18 hours.

Sample renewal trainings include:

  1. Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) and Tapping
  2. Online webcast CCATP-CA trainings by PESI
  3. Social Anxiety in Adolescents and Young Adults: Translating Developmental Science Into Practice
  4. Treating Anxiety Disorders in Children & Adolescents with Dr. Paul Foxman Digital Seminar by PESI

Renewal Process

  1. Complete a qualifying training
  2. Upload the following documents to your account:
    1. A copy of the candidate’s professional license
    2. Evidence of completion of qualifying training, in the form of a CEU or completion certificate
  3. Remit your renewal fee online

Complete details can be found here.

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