Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors Board - Board Policies

Board Policy
Division of Responsibilities

Texas Occupations Code, Sec. 503.154 requires the board to “develop and implement policies that clearly define the respective responsibilities of the board and the staff of the board.”

Board Policy regarding Use of Technology

Texas Occupations Code, (Chapter 503, Sec 503.210), requires the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors to “implement a policy requiring the board to use appropriate technological solutions to improve the board’s ability to perform its functions. The policy must ensure that the public is able to interact with the board on the Internet.”

Board Policy regarding the number of years since counseling education was received

Policy accepting Higher Learning Commission as Regional Educational Accrediting Association

Policy to Prioritize Complaints 

Board Policy regarding Quarter-Hour Academic Credit

Board Policy regarding expedition of processing applications for member of the military, their spouses, and for veterans

Board Policy regarding Complaint Review Team Policy & Penalty Matrix

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Last updated May 6, 2019