Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Psychology
Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology [18 VAC 125 ‑ 20]
Continuing Education Requirements
Action 476
General Information
Action Summary In compliance with new legislation mandating the that the Board develop continuing eduation requirements for licensure renewal, the Board proposes developing criteria for continuing education courses directly related to the scope of practice of the three licensure categories it regulates. The Board also proposes establishing an inactive licensure status to provide for a waiver of the continuing education requiremnet for individuals who are not practicing due to retirement, illness or relocation to another state. Reactivation of the license will require completion of some limited number of continuing education hours.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
683 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/02/2000.
892 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/30/2001.
1236 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/20/2001.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)327-4435    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.