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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 Requirement for CACREP accreditation for educational programs
Stage NOIRA
Comment Period Ends 7/1/2015
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6/8/15  9:06 pm
Commenter: Justine Muyu, LCPC

Strongly Opposed to CACREP Only Limitation
 

Dear Virginia Board of Counseling,

Limiting access to mental health providers via a regulation that supports the agenda of one accrediting board is counter protective. There is already a shortage of mental health providers for a significant number of people. This regulation has the potential to further limit access to mental health care and negativley affect a great number of highly qualified counselors.

Justine Muyu, LCPC

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