Pediatric Primary Care Mental Health Specialist (PMHS)

Earning and maintaining the PMHS credential
TESTING CENTER UPDATES

PNCB exam candidates are in the essential workforce category for Prometric testing centers. Find links to Prometric updates here, such safe distancing policies, site openings / seat capacity statuses, and FAQs.

PMHS Exam Remote Proctoring
The PMHS exam now offers two options for testing: traditional in-person testing at a Prometric center or live remote proctoring online. Learn more. 

Pediatric Primary Care Mental Health Specialist (PMHS)

The PMHS exam validates the added knowledge, skills, and expertise of advanced practice registered nurses in the early identification, intervention, and collaboration of care for children and adolescents with mental and behavioral health concerns.

Scheduling, Rescheduling, or Withdrawing?

Ready to schedule your exam or need to make changes? Don't forfeit fees. Understand the process, required IDs, and your 90-day testing window policies.

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Stay on top of your recertification deadline with a calendar countdown on your Recert Dashboard. Understand basic polices and link to full requirements.

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Need Psychopharmacology?

Explore our Pediatric Updates for available topics. These online modules offer 7.5 accredited contact hours each.

Faces of Certification

PNCB-certified nursing professionals work in a variety of roles and settings throughout the US and beyond. Share your photo today!

Tonya Brooks, CPNP-PC Sniffles & Giggles Waxahachie, TX
Jose Ramirez, CPN Doctors Hospital at Renaissance Edinburg, TX
Shacarah Fordjour, CPNP-PC, PMHS Penn Medicine Plainsboro, NJ
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