Nevada Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in Nevada is controlled by the Nevada Board of Psychological Examiners.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Nevada

Specific requirements to perform psychotherapy 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?

Need to attain a doctoral degree. Doctoral programs should be accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). In the case of non-APA programs, the burden will be on the applicant to establish equivalency.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Nevada Board of Psychological Examiners

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 on licensee’s birthday.

What are fees associated with licensing?