Georgia Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

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

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Georgia

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?

Have completed doctoral degrees (comprising three or more years of graduate education) and have fulfilled a one-year supervised practice requirement. In addition, they have passed national board examinations and state jurisprudence and oral examinations.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Georgia 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?

Renews every 2 years

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.