Wyoming Mental Health Professions Licensing Board
Requirements to be a Designated Qualified Clinical Supervisor (DQCS)in the Mental Health Professions:
Hold a Wyoming license in one of the approved fields of work as defined in Wyoming Statute 33-38-102 (a)(xiii)
Licensed for independent practice for a minimum of two years prior to becoming a supervisor. (To meet the two years, your independent practice may have been completed while licensed in another state.)
Have 4 years of post-graduate professional experience in your discipline prior to providing supervision.
Not have any disciplinary action from the Board. (Exceptions can be granted from this requirement by the Board.)
Provide documentation to the Board office of a graduate level class in clinical supervision or three (3) hours of CE in clinical supervision.
Responsibilities as a DQCS:
Verify your supervisee is performing within their training and experience and within the rules of the Wyoming Mental Health Professions Licensing Board.
Keep records. This includes hours of clinical experience, direct client hours and your supervision hours with supervisee which follow the rules. (Agreements must be approved by the Board, please keep a copy of the approved agreement that is emailed to you after approval.)
Report hours and evaluation of supervisees work with you by using a Verification and Evaluation of Supervised Experience Form. You are required by Rule to submit the VESE form with thirty (30) days after supervision has been completed.
Follow all other requirements on the supervision agreement and rules.