BOARD News

Mississippi State Board of Examiners
for Licensed Professional Counselors 

Board Info: 

About

Members

Meetings

Dates

News

Minutes

Statutes and Rules

Board Orders

Fee Schedule

Latest News

COVID-19 Update

During a Regular Meeting on May 21, 2021, the LPC Board repealed the proclamation dated March 16, 2020. The Board will allow licensees until September 30, 2021 to comply with the Board’s current Rules and Regulations for providing counseling, supervision, and...

read more

COVID-19 Update

During a Regular Meeting on May 21, 2021, the LPC Board repealed the proclamation dated March 16, 2020. The Board will allow licensees until September 30, 2021 to comply with the Board’s current Rules and Regulations for providing counseling, supervision, and...

read more

Online License Renewal – OPENS MAY 1, 2021

LPC licensees with the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors are required to renew their licenses biennially in order to maintain the right to practice. P-LPC licensees with the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional...

read more

Update on Testing Center Availability

Owing to the essential nature of behavioral healthcare, the owner of the exams used by the Board for licensure were able to prioritize testing for applicants in these professions. Seating is limited because of the need to observe social distancing; however, the exam...

read more

Distance Professional Services Rules Revisions

The Board voted to change the Rules and Regulations regarding Distance Professional Services (Telemental Health) requirements. The proposed changes are posted on the Secretary of State’s website at: https://www.sos.ms.gov/adminsearch/ACProposed/00024902b.pdf and were...

read more

Continuing Education Providers

According to Rule 6.2, below are the pre-approved providers, and any other providers will be subject to board approval if audited Providers American Counseling Association Search For ACA Continuing EducationAmerican Mental Health Counselors Association  Search...

read more

Online License Renewal – OPENS MAY 1, 2020

LPC licensees with the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors are required to renew their licenses biennially in order to maintain the right to practice. P-LPC licensees with the Mississippi Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional...

read more

Mississippi Jurisprudence Exam

The Mississippi Jurisprudence exam is now available. The assessments are used to measure a Licensed professional Counselor’s or Supervisor’s familiarity with Mississippi state law, Mississippi Rules and Regulations, and the ethical codes of the American Counseling...

read more

Attention Current Supervisee

In Spring 2018, the Mississippi Legislature passed HB 708, and the Governor signed the legislation into law. This law takes effect on July 1, 2018, and establishes a provisional license (P-LPC). Current supervisees receiving supervision hours with a contract and...

read more

Questions about the P-LPC

Due to the overwhelming number of calls to the Board office during this time, if you have questions about the P-LPC process, please email those questions to info@lpc.ms.gov. The questions and answers have been compiled into a FAQs for P-LPC and are available here. The...

read more

Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors

239 North Lamar Street
Suite 402
Jackson, MS 39201
Office: 601 359-1010
Email: info@lpc.ms.gov

Copyright © 2021| Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors