Tailored Professional Liability insurance for Board-Certified Counselors and Counseling Students

Coverage to protect against the specific risks you face as a board-certified counselor or counseling student.

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The importance of Professional Liability insurance for board-certified counselors and counseling students.

You’ve taken an important step in enhancing your professional credentials by connecting with the National Board for Certified Counselors. As a board-certified counselor, you have demonstrated your commitment and ambition to deliver excellent counseling services to your clients but protecting your reputation and your financial security is critical.

That’s why NBCC has selected Lockton Affinity Health to offer Professional Liability insurance that is tailored exclusively for board-certified counselors and counseling students. It covers defense costs and judgments or settlements that result from a claim against you, plus pays you for lost wages while defending a claim.

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Pricing for board-certified counselor Professional Liability insurance

Pricing examples shown are for standard limits of $1,000,000.
Additional limit options are available.

Student

$20

PER YEAR*

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Professional

$117

PER YEAR*

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*Before applicable taxes and/or fees

Coverage details for NBCC member Professional Liability insurance

Broad Professional Liability coverage

• Multiple limit options for students, employed and self-employed professionals
• Payment for attorney fees and court costs resulting from damages and claims
• Receive up to $500 per day for loss of earnings due to attendance at trial, hearing, mediation, etc.
• Payment for professional license complaint investigation expenses

General Liability coverage included automatically

• Personal Injury and Advertising Liability coverage
• Medical expenses arising from bodily injury as a result of a covered accident
• Up to $500 per accident for the property of others in your care, custody or control

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Get Professional Liability coverage for board-certified counselors and counseling students

Through our fully integrated system, you can get a quote, apply and buy a Professional Liability insurance policy online in a just few minutes. Your coverage begins the day after you apply, or you can choose an effective date in the future to fit your exact needs.

Get your free quote and purchase your board-certified counselor and counseling student liability insurance online today.

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Why board-certified counselors and counseling students need personal coverage

While some employers provide coverage, many don’t protect you if you are faced with defending yourself against a claim. A single claim, justified or not, can take significant time away from your practice and cost thousands of dollars in court and legal fees. A personal Professional Liability insurance policy allows you to choose the amount of coverage you need and protects you against claims arising from previous employment.

Whether you work in an agency or in private practice, are full-time or part-time, or are a counseling student, Lockton Affinity Health’s Professional Liability insurance is designed just for board-certified counselors and counseling students and will give you the financial security you need to protect yourself against a claim.

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