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Approval in Louisiana

Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 40 credit hours required — 30 may be earned with CE-Credit.com.
    Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners has special CE requirements. Those requirements are listed below.

Applies To:

  • Louisiana Counselors

A counselor may obtain the 30 of the 40 CEHs through one or more of the options listed below.

Effective July 1, 2014 a maximum of 20 CEHs may be obtained through an online format, with the exception of coursework obtained through a regionally accredited institution of higher education.

Home Study (10 hours maximum per renewal period, effective July 1, 2014).

Counselors can obtain a total of 30 credits through CE-credit.com. Of the 30 credits, 20 credits may be obtained through
Online Format (Online Article or Website Courses) and 10 credits may be obtained through Homestudy (Book Courses).

When printing off your certificates, in the space provided, please designate whether it was in the Online Format of in the Homestudy Format.

Online Article or Website courses have an icon of a globe with “www” under it and Homestudy (book courses) have a book icon.

3 Credit Hours must be in Ethics.

6 clock hours must be accrued in diagnosis (assessment, diagnosis, and treatment under the most recent edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, as published by the American Psychiatric Association).

CE-Credit.com’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for professional counselors as set forth by the Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners.

CE-Credit.com, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC #5951). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners
Phone: 225-765-2515
http://www.lpcboard.org/

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Disclaimer

We do our best keep our information current, but state laws sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

If you are aware of a change in your requirements that is not shown here, please let us know!

Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners uses the term credit hours to refer to continuing education credit hours. Our system normally refers to CE credit hours. On CE-Credit.com these terms may be considered synonymous.

Contact Info

Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners
Phone: 225-765-2515
http://www.lpcboard.org/

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Louisiana:

  • Counselors

Please Note:

Carefully read your state licensure renewal requirements as some jurisdictions have specific topic requirements or limits on the number of accepted Online/Home Study credits.

State laws often change, so please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.