Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Petition 285
Petition Information
Petition Title Restriction on advertising by residents in counseling
Date Filed 10/26/2018    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner Willard Vaughn 
Petitioner's Request

To amend regulations for residents in counseling to prohibit promoting or advertising their services independently to solicit business from the public.

Agency's Plan

In accordance with Virginia law, the petition will be filed with the Register of Regulations and published on November 26, 2018 with comment requested until December 21, 2018.  It will also be placed on the Virginia Regulatory Townhall and available for comments to be posted electronically.

 At its first meeting following the close of comment, scheduled for February 9, 2019, the Board will consider the request to amend regulations and all comment received in support or opposition.  The petitioner will be informed of the board’s response and any action it approves.

Comment Period Ended 12/21/2018
Agency Decision Pending    

Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, 23233
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