MAPCB ADDRESS: MAPCB, 10807 Falls Rd., #1376, Brooklandville, MD 21022.
New Phone number: 866-537-5340
MAPCB is using a new site to house all forms. Please go to www.mapcb.wordpress.com for credential applications, study guides, recertification application and other downloadable documents.
MAPCB will begin offering a Peer Recovery credential sometime this Fall. Please be on the lookout for emails and other information about this new credential. If you work with or know someone who works a a peer support specialist or a peer recovery coach, please let them know about this!
The Co-Occurring Disorders Professional credential (CCDP) has been approved by IC&RC for use in Maryland. The grandfathering period is now over. If you still desire to obtain this credential, an exam is now required. Please contact MAPCB for further information!
BOARD FEES Annual dues are $75. Also, the late fee is $15 per month. Certification Renewal will return to a two year cycle beginning 2014. Please see the Recertification page for details.
MAPCB NOW USES COMPUTER-BASED TESTING
at three sites throughout Maryland, and one each in neighboring West Virginia and Deleware. Take the test on the day you select from a series of days. You take when you are ready. MAPCB will have periodic trainings specific to the test.
If you have taken the written exam for the State and would also like to obtain the reciprocal credential offered by MAPCB, begin preparing your application now. Upon receipt of your passing score on the written exam, you may go ahead and submit your application and fee. You will receive your credential after review by the MAPCB certification committee. For information on the value of the reciprocal credential, please go to the Certification page.
LAPSED CREDENTIALS. Any holder of a certification with MAPCB who let their credential lapse may request reinstatement provided certain criteria is met. 1) Proof of required CEU's, or 2) proof of a current license/credential issued by the State of Maryland. 3) There is a $15 per lapsed month fee in addition to the recertification fee. For those whose credential lapsed more than 12 months ago, they must reapply for certification.
BOARD MEMBERS WANTED. If you would like to become a working member of MAPCB, please fill out a Board Member Application, found on the Forms page, and mail it to the Board's new address.