Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
Title 18. Professional and Occupational Licensing
12/11/2019

Agency 115. Board of Counseling

Preface
Agency Summary
Chapter 10
Public Participation Guidelines [Repealed]Read all
Section 10
[Repealed]
Section 20
[Repealed]
Section 30
[Repealed]
Section 40
[Repealed]
Section 50
[Repealed]
Section 60
[Repealed]
Section 70
[Repealed]
Section 80
[Repealed]
Section 90
[Repealed]
Section 100
[Repealed]
Section 110
[Repealed]
Section 120
[Repealed]
Chapter 11
Public Participation GuidelinesRead all
Section 10
Purpose
Section 20
Definitions
Section 30
Notification List
Section 40
Information to Be Sent to Persons on the Notification List
Section 50
Public Comment
Section 60
Petition for Rulemaking
Section 70
Appointment of Regulatory Advisory Panel
Section 80
Appointment of Negotiated Rulemaking Panel
Section 90
Meetings
Section 100
Public Hearings on Regulations
Section 110
Periodic Review of Regulations
Chapter 15
Delegation of Informal Fact-Finding to an Agency SubordinateRead all
Section 10
Decision to Delegate
Section 20
Criteria for Delegation
Section 30
Criteria for an Agency Subordinate
Chapter 20
Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional CounselingRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Fees Required by the Board
Section 30
[Repealed]
Section 35
Sex Offender Treatment Provider Certification
Section 40
Prerequisites for Licensure by Examination
Section 45
Prerequisites for Licensure by Endorsement
Section 49
Degree Program Requirements
Section 50
[Expired]
Section 51
Coursework Requirements
Section 52
Residency Requirements
Section 60
[Repealed]
Section 70
General Examination Requirements; Schedules; Time Limits
Section 80
[Repealed]
Section 90
[Repealed]
Section 100
Annual Renewal of Licensure
Section 105
Continued Competency Requirements for Renewal of a License
Section 106
Continuing Competency Activity Criteria
Section 107
Documenting Compliance with Continuing Competency Requirements
Section 110
Late Renewal; Reinstatement
Section 120
[Repealed]
Section 130
Standards of Practice
Section 140
Grounds for Revocation, Suspension, Probation, Reprimand, Censure, or Denial of Renewal of License
Section 150
Reinstatement Following Disciplinary Action
FORMS
Forms (18VAC115-20)
Chapter 30
Regulations Governing the Certification of Substance Abuse Counselors and Substance Abuse Counseling...Read all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
[Repealed]
Section 30
Fees Required by the Board
Section 40
Prerequisites for Certification by Examination for Substance Abuse Counselors
Section 45
Prerequisites for Certification by Endorsement for Substance Abuse Counselors
Section 50
Educational Requirements for Substance Abuse Counselors
Section 60
Experience Requirements for Substance Abuse Counselors
Section 61
Prerequisites for Certification by Examination for Substance Abuse Counseling Assistant
Section 62
Educational Requirements for Substance Abuse Counseling Assistants
Section 70
[Repealed]
Section 80
[Repealed]
Section 90
General Examination Requirements for Substance Abuse Counselors and Substance Abuse Counseling Assistants
Section 100
[Repealed]
Section 110
Annual Renewal of Certificate
Section 120
Reinstatement
Section 130
[Repealed]
Section 140
Standards of Practice
Section 150
Grounds for Revocation, Suspension, Restriction or Denial of Renewal of Certificate; Petition for Rehearing
Section 160
Reinstatement Following Disciplinary Action
FORMS
Forms (18VAC115-30)
Chapter 40
Regulations Governing the Certification of Rehabilitation ProvidersRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Fees Required by the Board
Section 22
Criteria for Eligibility
Section 23
[Reserved]
Section 25
Application Process
Section 26
Supervised Experience Requirement
Section 27
Supervisor Requirements
Section 28
General Examination Requirements
Section 29
[Reserved]
Section 30
Annual Renewal of Certificate
Section 35
Reinstatement
Section 36
[Reserved]
Section 38
Change of Address
Section 39
[Reserved]
Section 40
Standards of Practice
Section 50
Grounds for Revocation, Suspension, Probation, Reprimand, Censure, Denial of Renewal of Certificate; Petition for Rehearing
Section 60
[Repealed]
Section 61
Reinstatement Following Disciplinary Action
FORMS
Forms (18VAC115-40)
Chapter 50
Regulations Governing the Practice of Marriage and Family TherapyRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Fees
Section 25
Sex Offender Treatment Provider Certification
Section 30
Application for Licensure by Examination
Section 40
Application for Licensure by Endorsement
Section 50
Degree Program Requirements
Section 55
Coursework Requirements
Section 60
Residency Requirements
Section 70
General Examination Requirements
Section 80
[Repealed]
Section 90
Annual Renewal of License
Section 95
Continued Competency Requirements for Renewal of a License
Section 96
Continuing Competency Activity Criteria
Section 97
Documenting Compliance with Continuing Competency Requirements
Section 100
Late Renewal, Reinstatement
Section 110
Standards of Practice
Section 120
Disciplinary Action
Section 130
Reinstatement Following Disciplinary Action
FORMS
Forms (18VAC115-50)
Chapter 60
Regulations Governing the Practice of Licensed Substance Abuse Treatment PractitionersRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Fees Required by the Board
Section 30
Sex Offender Treatment Provider Certification
Section 40
Application for Licensure by Examination
Section 50
Prerequisites for Licensure by Endorsement
Section 55
[Repealed]
Section 60
Degree Program Requirements
Section 70
Coursework Requirements
Section 80
Residency Requirements
Section 90
General Examination Requirements; Schedules; Time Limits
Section 100
[Repealed]
Section 110
Renewal of Licensure
Section 115
Continued Competency Requirements for Renewal of a License
Section 116
Continuing Competency Activity Criteria
Section 117
Documenting Compliance with Continuing Competency Requirements
Section 120
Late Renewal; Reinstatement
Section 130
Standards of Practice
Section 140
Grounds for Revocation, Suspension, Probation, Reprimand, Censure, or Denial of Renewal of License
Section 150
Reinstatement Following Disciplinary Action
FORMS
Forms (18VAC115-60)
Chapter 70
Regulations Governing the Registration of Peer Recovery SpecialistsRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Fees Required by the Board
Section 30
Current Name and Address
Section 40
Requirements for Registration As a Peer Recovery Specialist
Section 50
Annual Renewal of Registration
Section 60
Continued Competency Requirements for Renewal of Peer Recovery Specialist Registration
Section 70
Standards of Practice
Section 80
Grounds for Revocation, Suspension, Restriction, or Denial of Registration
Section 90
Late Renewal and Reinstatement
FORMS
Forms (18VAC115-70)
Chapter 80
Regulations Governing the Registration of Qualified Mental Health ProfessionalsRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Fees Required by the Board
Section 30
Current Name and Address
Section 40
Requirements for Registration As a Qualified Mental Health Professional-Adult
Section 50
Requirements for Registration As a Qualified Mental Health Professional-Child
Section 60
[Reserved]
Section 70
Annual Renewal of Registration
Section 80
Continued Competency Requirements for Renewal of Registration
Section 90
Standards of Practice
Section 100
Grounds for Revocation, Suspension, Restriction, or Denial of Registration
Section 110
Late Renewal and Reinstatement
FORMS
Forms (18VAC115-80)


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