Iowa Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

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

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Iowa

Specific requirements to offer psychotherapy 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?

Completing a doctoral degree, passing a board examination, and practicing under supervision for one postdoctoral year.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Iowa Board of Psycholog

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 renews every two years

What are fees associated with licensing?