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TITLE 22EXAMINING BOARDS
PART 30TEXAS STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS OF PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS
CHAPTER 681PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS
SUBCHAPTER CCODE OF ETHICS
RULE §681.48Consumer Information

(a) A licensee must inform each client of the name, address, and telephone number of the board for the purpose of reporting violations of the Act or this chapter on:

  (1) each application or written contract for services; or

  (2) a sign prominently displayed in the primary place of business; or

  (3) a bill for counseling provided to a client.

(b) A licensee must display the license certificate and current renewal card issued by the board in a prominent place in the primary practice location.

(c) The legal name of the licensee appears on the license certificate and renewal card. Licensees must include their license number on all marketing and client resource materials if they do not use their legal name in their practice.

(d) A licensee must not display a license certificate or current renewal card issued by the board which has been reproduced or is expired, suspended, or revoked.

(e) A licensee must not make any alteration to a license certificate or renewal card issued by the board.

(f) On all advertisements, billings and announcements of counseling treatment by an LPC Intern, the intern's name must be followed by the name of the supervisor in the same type size and font.


Source Note: The provisions of this §681.48 adopted to be effective September 1, 2003, 28 TexReg 4134; amended to be effective April 27, 2008, 33 TexReg 3268; amended to be effective September 1, 2010, 35 TexReg 7801; amended to be effective December 12, 2013, 38 TexReg 8889; amended to be effective July 14, 2016, 41 TexReg 5057; amended to be effective February 28, 2019, 44 TexReg 844

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