LPCA 29th Regional Conference May 10-12, 2017 at the Westin in Savannah GA
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT about "Diagnose" Training to meet the new law.
Psychopathology, Differential Diagnosis, and the DSM-5: A Comprehensive Overview
The requirement must be completed before January 1, 2018. As the rule is further clarified, any modifications to this program to meet the Licensing Board’s standards will be made.
DON'T JUST TAKE ANY DIAGNOSE COURSE THE TRAINING MUST MEET THE LAW
(Exemption: If you were licensed in Georgia before April 26, 2006 as an LPC (no other level counts) you are exempt*)
OR on your LAPC or LPC application Course Work is listed under IX Psychopathology to meet Rule 135-5-.02(a) 11 (IX)
Again, LPCA will provide you options to meet the requirements of the LAW...another reason to be a member of LPCA.
MISSION STATEMENT: The Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia, Inc., LPCA is dedicated to the profession and the professionalism of Counselors in Georgia.
LPCA is recognized as the Most Outstanding State Association in the USA by the American Mental Health Counselors Association, AMHCA. LPCA is a state chapter of AMHCA, a division of ACA.
LPCA is the voice for professional counselors in Georgia. LPCA is the organization that gained "DIAGNOSE" for Licensed Professional Counselors!
We have a dedicated team that is hard working, creative, and caring.
Why Counselors Join LPCA:
Thank you so much for your response. I sincerely appreciate your help with the licensing process as well with joining the LPCA. Your answers were very helpful and provided me with clarification. As I move forward, I am glad to know I can reach out for assistance and consultation with the LPCA. E.H.
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LPCs, thanks to LPCA you now have PARITY so you can continue to accept insurance and practice.
READ THE NEW LAW, Senate Bill 319 CLICK HERE or use this link:
DIRECTIONS to the CAPITAL - Let your voice be heard.
LPCA is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and my offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. ACEP is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
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