Strategic Plan

Mission: The mission is to oversee ABCC certification activities in order to assure communities of interest that certificants have met accepted standards of practice. Certificants will be recognized as Diplomates of Comprehensive Care (hereinafter referred as “DCC”).

Objective 1: Maintain fair, reliable, and defensible assessments and standards.
Evaluate the psychometric soundness and validity of the examination.
Ensure that the examination reflects current professional knowledge and skills.

Objective 2: Promote the value of ABCC certification.
Implement a marketing plan to key stakeholders that promotes a brand image.
Implement steps towards accreditation of the certification program.

Objective 3: Manage administrative operations in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
Evaluate administrative services.
Develop and adhere to a financial plan / budget.
Monitor and address confidentiality issues in the certification process.