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Rules published with notifications of intent

Please review FAQs on Teletherapy and check your online dashboard for approval

All CEUs can be completed online until the end of 2021;hours completed in real time are considered "in person"

Emergency Rule to rescind provisional licensure expiration; Board approves Oct. 31, 2021 expiration date

LPC Board

Welcome to the Louisiana State Board of Licensed Professional Counselors

Covid -19 Important Information:

Orders and Proclamations:

March 11, 2020 – Governor John Bel Edwards declares a state of emergency

March 13, 2020- Additional Measures for Covid-19 Public Health Emergency JBE 2020-27

March 16, 2020-Public Health Emergency JBE 2020-30

March 17, 2020-Public Health Emergency JBE 2020-32

March 21, 2020-Health Care Facility Notice Order Notice #2020-COVID19-ALL-007

March 22, 2020-Additional Measures for Covid-19 Stay at Home JBE 2020-33

March 31, 2020-Extension of Emergency Provisions JBE 2020-41

April 27, 2020-Stay at home order extended to May 15th, 2020

May 14th, 2020-Governor Extends some Emergency Procedures through June 5th JBE-2020-58

June 5th, 2020-Extension of Emergency Provisions through June 26th JBE 2020-75

June 26th, 2020-Extension of Emergency Provisions through July 24th JBE 2020-84

July 23rd, 2020-Extension of Emergency Provisions through August 7th JBE 2020-97

August 6th, 2020-Extension of Emergeny Provisions through August 28th JBE 2020-102

August 26th, 2020-Extension of Emergency Provisions through September 11th JBE 2020-111

February 10th, 2021-Extension of Emergency Provisions through March 3rd JBE 2021-18

March 4th, 2021-Extension of Emergency Provisions through March 31st JBE 2021-30

March 31st, 2021-Limited Emergency Provisions through April 28th JBE 2021-66

April 28th, 2021-Extension of Emergency Provisions through May 26th JBE 2021-80

May 24, 2021-Release of Emergency Order/Notice 

May 26, 2021-Extension of Emergency Provisions through June 23rd, 2021 JBE 2021-94

June 23, 2021-Extension of Emergency Provisions for Covid- Section 6. C. removed and provides for teletherapy regulation JBE 2021-118

HIPAA Regulation:

Notification of Enforcement Discretion

LPC Board Communication sent to all licensees:

Teletherapy and CEU Regulation Update  3.14.20

Teletherapy Regulation 3.12.20

LPC Board Meeting Updates

2020 LPC Renewal Information

Volunteer Information:

Register to volunteer through LAVA (LA Volunteers in Action)

Sign up for up to date provider information via LA Dept of Health:

Click here to sign up

Crisis Text Line for Louisiana:

Click here for Crisis Hotline Information

Nationwide Mental Health Number effective July 2022:

Click here for Information


Louisiana Licensees

LPC 5,712
PLPC 1,346
LPC-S 1,296
LMFT 1,195
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Technical Support

Please watch our video tutorials to learn how to renew or apply for your license online. Please contact Technical Support at support@lpcboard.zendesk.com or (225) 414 4431 if you are having trouble logging in, renewing your license, or navigating the website. Please send all other inquires to lpcboard@lpcboard.org


In compliance with Act 2018-255, the Board gives notice to its licensees and applicants of their opportunity to file a complaint about board actions and board procedures.  You may submit such complaints to one or more of the following organizations:

Committee on House and Governmental Affairs; LA House of Representative; P.O.Box 44486, Baton Rouge, LA 70804; (504)342-2403; H&GA@legis.la.gov

Committee on Senate & Governmental Affairs; LA Senate; P.O. Box 94183, Baton Rouge, LA 70804; (225)342-9845; s&g@legis.la.gov