Kansas Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in Kansas is controlled by the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Kansas

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?

Must have education at the doctoral level. Programs that are accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) are automatically approved so long as the required 24 semester hours of assessment and interventions coursework is done in residence at a university.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board

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 two years

What are fees associated with licensing?