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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

COVID-19 Update

The Board is aware of the concerns related to COVID-19 and are actively monitoring its impact on counseling services and the Board is in active discussions on how to best serve the state of Mississippi. The Board will release information when it becomes available. It...