Authority/Reference(s) 22 TAC Chapter 681; 22 TAC Chapter 781; 22 TAC Chapter 801;; TX Occupations Code §503.301
Revision Date November 1, 2011

Policy

As specified in the Texas Occupations Code §503.301:

A person may not engage in the practice of professional counseling unless the person is:
(1)  licensed under this chapter; or
(2)  exempt from this chapter under Subchapter B.

Contract staff must verify that mental health providers are currently licensed to provide therapy services in Texas.