Links to the following four sets of requirements are found in the menu to the left:
- Requirements for Grandparenting: Applies to those who applied before the December 31, 2011 deadline, who had two years post-degree counseling experience or those who are currently licensed as MFTs or LCSWs in California.
- Requirements for Out-of-State Licensees: Applies to counselors who have been licensed in another state.
- Requirements before 2012: Applies to those who began graduate study before August 1, 2012 and will complete that study on or before December 31, 2018.
- Requirements after 2012: Applies to those who begin graduate study on or after August 1, 2012, or who began graduate study before 2012, but do not complete that study before 2018.
View the descriptions of the core content areas, required for licensure.
View providers of required continuing education, graduate courses, and exam study programs.