6 Mandatory Hours
18 Elective Hours
24 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Behavioral Health : Counselor license in Mississippi

This Behavioral Health : Counselor licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors. We recommend you contact the Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors for more detailed information or changes.
If you obtain Behavioral Health : Counselor licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Mississippi Counselors: Counselor

Total Hours Required: 24
Mandatory Hours: 6
Elective Hours: 18
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
Renewal Date: 06/30/2018

Online Info

Mandatory subjects:

  • 6 hours - Ethics or Legal Issues in the Delivery of Counseling Services
  • 2 hours of Supervision for Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisors


Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors
Phone: 6013591010
Fax: 6013591030
Address: 239 N Lamar Street Ste 402 Jackson, MS 39201

Mississippi Counselors: Marriage and Family Therapist

Total Hours Required: 24
Mandatory Hours: 4
Elective Hours: 20
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
Renewal Date: 09/30/2018

Online Info

Mandatory subject:

4 hours - Ethics


Online Limitations

6 hours allowed to be completed by home-study.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Mississippi State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors
Phone: 6013591010
Fax: 6013591030
Address: 239 N Lamar Street Ste 402 Jackson, MS 39201

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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.