New Mexico Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in New Mexico is controlled by the New Mexico Board of Psychologist Examiners.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in New Mexico

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?

Must earn a doctoral degree in clinical psychology, counseling psychology, or school psychology.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

New Mexico Board of Psychologist 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 by July 1 every two years.

What are fees associated with licensing?



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