Colorado Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in Colorado is controlled by the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Colorado

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

Who’s allowed to perform these services?


General requirements for a psychotherapist license?

Requires at least three years of graduate level study, a year of post-doctoral supervised practice, and passing scores on state and national examinations.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies

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?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.