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Approval in Louisiana

Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners

  • Provider
    • NBCC 5951
  • 40 CE Credit hours required every 2 years — 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/

View All Courses Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners accepts individual courses only. Currently 420 of our courses are available for counselors licensed by Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners. These are just a few examples!

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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.

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