BCLC Specialist Descriptions, Requirements and Definitions.
For life coaches who are seeking recognition as a practice specialist, the BCLC has several designations to choose from. Only individuals who are already credentialed with the BCLC are eligible to apply for a specialist designation. Individuals may also apply as a specialist at the same time they apply for the appropriate level of core life coaching credentials
The following specialty designations are currently available. The specialty designations are as follows:
Certified Crisis Pregnancy Life Coaching Specialist (CCPLC)
Certified James C. Dobson Life Coach Specialist (3 specific areas) (CJDLC)
To be considered for any of the life coaching specialists, the applicant will need to complete the following:
Requirements for the Certified Crisis Pregnancy Life Coach (CCPLC )Specialist are as follows:
Everyone who applies for the James C. Dobson Life Coach Specialist designation must hold one of the four BCLC credential levels. Or, the coursework that is required for the James C. Dobson Life Coaching specialist can also be used towards a Life Coaching credential.
Child Development and Parenting – CDP (choose one of the following):
Marriage and Family – MF (choose one of the following):
Family Advocacy and Public Policy – FAPP (choose one of the following):
Requirements for the Certified James C. Dobson Life Coach Specialist are as follows: