Louisiana Counselors Continuing Education Requirements and License Renewal

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9 Mandatory Hours
31 Elective Hours
40 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your counselors license in Louisiana

This counselors licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the LA Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners. We recommend you contact the LA Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners for more detailed information or changes.

If you obtain counselors licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Louisiana Counselors: Counselor

Total Hours Required: 40
Mandatory Hours: 9
Elective Hours: 31
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
Renewal Date:

Online Info

Mandatory subjects:

  • 3 hours - Ethics
  • 6 hours - Diagnosis (assessment, diagnosis, and treatment under the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 5, as published by the American Psychiatric Association)
  • 3 hours of supervision for those approved by the board to supervise

Online Limitations

20 hours are allowed to be completed by home-study.


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: LA Licensed Professional Counselors Board of Examiners
Phone: 2257652515
Fax: 2257652514
8631 Summa Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.