Missouri Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in Missouri is controlled by the Missouri State Committee of Psychologists.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Missouri

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?

Requires doctoral level education, postdoctoral supervised practice, and examination. The health service provider certification is dependent on having education and training that offer adequate preparation for direct client care.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Missouri State Committee 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 two years in month of original issue.

What are fees associated with licensing?