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Overview of fees associated with a) applying for Endorsement®, b) maintaining current VAIMH Membership, and c) annual renewal following Endorsement®.

Initial Application
Family
Associate

Promotion

Total FA Application Fees

$160

1. VAIMH Membership                 

     $60 

2. Application Registration

     $50

     Reflective Supervision

     Not required

      scholarship may be available

3. Application Processing

     $50

     Exam Fee

     N/A

Family
Specialist

Prevention/Early Intervention

Total FS Application Fees

*$225

1. VAIMH Membership                  

     $60 

2. Application Registration

     $50

3.  *Reflective Supervision

      24 hours

       employer or scholarship if available

4. Application Processing

     $115

     Exam Fee

     N/A

Mental Health Specialist

Clinical Intervention/Treatment

Total MHS Application Fees

*$260

1. VAIMH Membership                 

     $60 

2. Application Registration

     $50

3.  *Reflective Supervision

      50 hours

       employer &/or partial scholarship if avl.

4. Application Processing

     $150

     Exam Fee

     N/A

Mental Health Mentor

Mentors & Leaders

Total MHM Application Fees

*$460

1. VAIMH Membership                  

     $60 

2. Application Registration

     $50

3.  *Reflective Supervision

      50 hours (MHM-C only)

       employer &/or partial scholarship if avl.

4. Application Processing

     $150

5. Exam Fee

     $200

*Receipt of Reflective Supervision/Consultation is a requirement for Family Specialist (FS), Mental Health Specialist (MHS), and Mental Health Mentor-Clinical (MHM-C) applicants/endorsees. Scholarships are determined each November to help offset the costs associated with receiving RS/C for initial Endorsement® requirements.
 

For Family Specialists and Mental Health Specialists

  • Application Registration: $50

  • Application Processing: $50

Endorsed Reflective Supervisor
Add-On

ERS

ERS Add-On Fees
In Process
Continued VAIMH Membership is a requirement for Applicants and Endorsees and is a way to maintain site member privileges and access to VAIMH PD events and resources.
Family Associate

Promotion

Annual Fee While

In Process

$60

1. VAIMH Membership each Dec.

     $60

Family
Specialist

Prevention/Early Intervention

Annual Fee While

In Process

$60

1. VAIMH Membership each Dec.

     $60

Mental Health Specialist

Clinical Intervention/Treatment

Annual Fee While

In Process

$60

1. VAIMH Membership each Dec.

     $60

Mental Health Mentor

Mentors & Leaders

Annual Fee While

In Process

$60

1. VAIMH Membership each Dec.

     $60

The requirements for maintaining Endorsement® are dependent upon the category. This provides an overview of renewal fees paid to VAIMH annually to remain on the Active Endorsement® Registry.
For full details regarding renewal requirements, visit Annual Renewal.
Family Associate

Promotion

Total paid to VAIMH

Annually

~$100

1. VAIMH Membership

     $60 each December

2. Endorsement Renewal

     $40 each December

Renewal to include: 

          a. Professional Development

         15 hours/year

         free through VAIMH PD events

*See Annual Renewal

Family
Specialist

Prevention/Early Intervention

Total paid to VAIMH

Annually

~$100

1. VAIMH Membership

     $60 each December

2. Endorsement Renewal

     $40 each December

Renewal to include: 

          a. Professional Development

         15 hours/year

         free through VAIMH PD events

b. Reflective Supervision 

          12 hours annually

           *employer or self-pay

 

*See Annual Renewal

Mental Health Specialist

Clinical Intervention/Treatment

Total paid to VAIMH

Annually 

~$100

1. VAIMH Membership

     $60 each December

2. Endorsement Renewal

     $40 each December

Renewal to include: 

          a. Professional Development

         15 hours/year

         free through VAIMH PD events

b. Reflective Supervision 

          12 hours annually

           *employer or self-pay

*See Annual Renewal

Mental Health Mentor

Mentors & Leaders

Total paid to VAIMH

Annually

~$100

1. VAIMH Membership

     $60 each December

2. Endorsement Renewal

     $40 each December

Renewal to include: 

          a. Professional Development

         15 hours/year

         free through VAIMH PD events

b. Reflective Supervision 

          12 hours annually

           *MHM-C only

           *employer or self-pay

*See Annual Renewal

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