Pennsylvania Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist
Licensing for a psychotherapist in Pennsylvania is controlled by the Pennsylvania State Board of Psychology.
General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Pennsylvania
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?
Completing a doctoral degree in psychology, passing national and state examinations, and fulfilling a postdoctoral practice requirement. Candidates are under Board regulation while completing postdoctoral hours.
What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?
What are some training programs available for a psychotherapist?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
Licenses must be renewed biennially
What are fees associated with licensing?