Alabama Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for psychotherapists in Alabama is controlled by the Alabama Board of Examiners in Psychology.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Alabama

Specific requirements to perform psychotherapist services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?


General requirements for a psychotherapist license?

A candidate must pursue doctoral-level education and achieve passing scores on both a national board examination and a state jurisprudence examination.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Alabama Board of Examiners in Psychology

What are some training programs available for a psychotherapist?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

License expires annually

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.