Rhode Island Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in Rhode Island is controlled by the Rhode Island State Licensing.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in Rhode Island

Specific requirements to perform psychotherapy 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?

Doctoral degree, passing a national board examination, and attaining professional experience while under supervision.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

Rhode Island State Licensing

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 June 1 in even-numbered years.

What are fees associated with licensing?



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