Appeals

Are you needing to submit an appeal in regards to your recent certification or re-certification? Take time to secure the paper form below or utilize our form directly from our website. 

Click here to access a printable appeals form, or submit your request by completing the online form below.

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Appeals

The appeal must be made in writing via certified letter/US Postal Service, fax or online form submission, to the Certified Nurse Life Care Planner (CNLCP®) Certification Board within 30 days of notification of ineligibility. The appeal should include a written explanation for the grounds for the appeal as well as any supportive documentation relevant to the challenge.

The CNLCP® Certification Board will respond in writing within 60 days of receipt of the appeal in one of the following formats: US Postal Service, fax or email: and will include a contact name and number for a Member of the CNLCP®Certification Board. The decision of the CNLCP® Certification Board is final.

Examination Appeals

Candidates with reason to believe that a discrepancy exists in the scoring and reporting of their test results may appeal within 30 days of notification of their scores via certified letter/US Postal Service, Fax or online appeals form to the Certified Nurse Life Care Planner (CNLCP®) Certification Board. The letter must have supportive documentation supporting the appeal.

The Certified Nurse Life Care Planner (CNLCP®) Certification Board will respond, in writing, within 60 days of the receipt of the appeal request along with any substantiating documentation. The decision of the CNLCP®Certification Board is final.

Contact Address

Jan Roughan, RN, CNLCP®
CNLCP® Certification Board Chair

465 N. Halstead St. Suite 120
Pasadena, CA 91107
Tele: (626) 351-0991 Ext. 216
Fax: (626) 351-0992