South Carolina Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in South Carolina is controlled by the South Carolina Board of Examiners in Psychology.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in South Carolina

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?

The candidate must complete a doctoral degree through a school that holds regional accreditation or, if not in the United States, is chartered or authorized by provincial statute.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

South Carolina Board of Examiners in Psychology

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.

What are fees associated with licensing?



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