Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Counseling
chapter
Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling [18 VAC 115 ‑ 20]
Action:
Clarification of endorsement and reporting requirements
 
General Information
Action Summary The Board is clarifying regulations for the three licensed professions relating to: 1) clinical practice experience required for licensure by endorsement by specifying that the experience must be post-licensure; and 2) reporting requirements for licensees who know or suspect violations by another licensee.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 18 VAC 115-20 Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  18 VAC 115 - 50 Regulations Governing the Practice of Marriage and Family Therapy
  18 VAC 115 - 60 Regulations Governing the Licensure of Substance Abuse Practitioners
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [001724]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
4961 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/23/2009.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: jaime.hoyle@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.