Connecticut Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in Connecticut is controlled by the Connecticut Board of Examiners of Psychologists.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Connecticut

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 complete a qualifying doctoral degree program, work under supervision for at least one year, and pass two examinations.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Connecticut Board of Examiners of Psychologists

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?

Licenses must be renewed annually

What are fees associated with licensing?