Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors

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Today is: Friday, August 29, 2014

  • If you did not submit your renewal form prior to June 30, 2014
    your license is now "Lapsed."
  • Please complete the "Lapsed License Renewal Form" to reinstate your license to "Current" Status and submit appropriate fees and CE Reporting Forms to Board Office.
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  • New 
  • 2014 License renewal forms have been mailed out. Please be aware, however, that failure to receive this notification does not relinquish your responsibility for timely renewal. Renewal forms must be returned to the LPC Board office PRIOR to June 30, 2014, to remain Active Status.
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  • Visit the "Forms" section (on the left) to find the Lapsed License Renewal Form and CE Reporting Form. NOTE: Board Qualified Supervisors must submit the appropriate renewal fee.

    Click on the link above for details about requirements for CEHs or visit the "Frequently Asked Questions" section.
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  • Welcome to Mississippi Board of Examiners for
    Licensed Professional Counselors
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  • Welcome to the website of the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors. We hope that this site supplies you with all the information you need to become licensed or continue your licensure in the State of Mississippi.
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  • The Mississippi Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors purpose is to provide for the regulation and practice of counseling as well as the use of the title "Licensed Professional Counselor" to ensure the protection of the "public heath, safety and welfare" of the citizens of the State of Mississippi.
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  • New 
    Post-Graduate Supervisory Agreement Forms
  • The Board’s Rules and Regulations require that all supervisors submit a supervisory agreement to the Board office prior to beginning any supervisory relationship.
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  • Para. 4.4, A, 13: "At the beginning of a supervision relationship, supervisors shall submit to the Board a signed contract or agreement between each active supervisee and supervisor that states requirements of each party. Academic supervisors are exempt from this requirement."

    In compliance with paragraph 4.4, A, 13, and effective July 1, 2014, any hours of experience conducted under the supervision of a Board Qualified Supervisor that is submitted by an applicant for Licensed Professional Counselor must be documented with a completed, notarized, and submitted Supervision Agreement Form prior to the start of the supervised experience.

    Any hours of experience reported to have occurred on dates on or after July 1, 2014, that are not properly documented will not be accepted for application for license for Licensed Professional Counselor.
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  • NEW License Application Available
  • A new application for licensure is available online in the "Forms" section. Please use only the new application and Forms for submission for review. Older versions of the application will not be accepted for Board review.
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  • Deadline for Receipt of Application Materials
  • The Board must receive application and ALL supporting documents at least ten (10) working days prior to the regularly scheduled Board meeting.
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