Florida Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in Florida is controlled by the Florida Board of Psychology.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Florida

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?

Pursuing doctoral level education, completing a year of post-doctoral supervised practice, and passing a national board examination and a state jurisprudence examination.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Florida Board of 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?

Licenses are valid for two years

What are fees associated with licensing?