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TITLE 22EXAMINING BOARDS
PART 30TEXAS STATE BOARD OF EXAMINERS OF PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS
CHAPTER 681PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS
SUBCHAPTER CAPPLICATION AND LICENSING
RULE §681.141General Continuing Education Requirements

(a) The purpose of Council rules §§681.141-681.147 is to establish the continuing education requirements for the renewal of an LPC license. These requirements are intended to maintain and improve the quality of professional counseling services provided to the public and maintain licensee knowledge of current research, techniques, and practice; and provide resources which will improve skill and competence in professional counseling.

(b) A licensee must complete 24 clock-hours of continuing education acceptable to the Council during each 24-month period. A clock-hour is 60 minutes of attendance and participation in an acceptable continuing education experience. A licensee must complete at least four hours of continuing education in ethics, two of which must be directly related to Texas LPC ethics, each renewal period. Completion of the jurisprudence examination will count as one hour of continuing education in Texas LPC ethics.

(c) A licensee holding the supervisor status must complete 6 additional hours of continuing education in supervision every 2 years.


Source Note: The provisions of this §681.141 adopted to be effective November 19, 2020, 45 TexReg 8143

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