New Mexico Credentialing Board for Behavioral Health Professionals, Inc.
You can choose to take your exam IN PERSON or ONLINE for the Peer Support, Family Peer Support, or the Wraparound Facilitator Exam for Certification. Read this information before creating an account. For a printed version of this information, click here to download
The exam is available as a (computer-based exam) which can be taken in-person at a testing center or it can be taken online on a secure site.
In order to be scheduled for an exam, you must have completed the Peer Worker, Family Peer, or Wraparound Facilitator training by uploading a letter or training certificate into Certemy. You will apply (self-enroll) on Certemy to register to take the exam.
What is Certemy?
NMCBBHP has launched a new fully online platform for submitting applications and renewals for NMCBBHP certifications. This platform allows professionals to submit all applications, schedule an exam and complete the renewal process by uploading documents 100% online as they complete them. The purpose of this is to hopefully streamline the application process and to improve communications between NMCBBHP and you.
Steps to get scheduled to test for the Peer Support Worker, Family Peer Support Worker, Wraparound Facilitator exam and become certified as a CPSW, CFPSW, or CWF.
In-Person: This board will Pre-register the applicant with the testing company.
If an applicant chooses an Online exam, the board will pre-register the applicant with the testing company.
An email will be provided by the testing company to this board about a completed exam when results are available.
After an applicant has passed the exam, the applicant must, (with the exception of CWF):
If an applicant has not passed the exam, and the applicant wants to retest, the applicant must request a retest through Certemy and pay the exam fee of $67. Payment can be made through Certemy. The retest fee may be covered, please check with the training agency (CYFD/NMSU or BHSD/OPRE). When the applicant is approved to test, they will start the process for scheduling an exam.
Special Accommodations are available for applicants that request them. There is a (Request for Special Accommodations) form that must be completed, returned to the board before an applicant can schedule an exam. Email the board at email@example.com to request the form The exam will be scheduled after confirmation from the Prometric/SMT with the requested Special Accommodations available at the Prometric Testing Center. Please note that if a request is made, COVID may impact the scheduling and/or arrangements for in-person testing, We will work with the applicant and/or agency.
Contact the NMCBBHP Board for more information or questions at firstname.lastname@example.org
NMCBBHP Exam Process