West Virginia Licensing Overview for a Psychotherapist

Licensing for a psychotherapist in West Virginia is controlled by the West Virginia Board of Examiners of Psychologists.

General Guidelines for a Psychotherapist in West Virginia

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?

Those who hold a master’s as their highest degree must work under supervision for several years longer before they achieve full licensure.

What’s the state licensing site for a psychotherapist?

West Virginia Board of Examiners of Psychologists

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 3 years.

What are fees associated with licensing?



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