Professional Counseling Licensure in Oregon
Graduates with a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling or a Master's in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling are eligible to apply to become Professional Counselor-Interns (LPC Intern) with the Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists (OBLPCT). Requirements for accrual of supervised hours, criminal records background check/fingerprinting, and national exam toward the professional counselor license (LPC) can be found on oregon.gov.
Graduates may send the Form 2A Degree Program Contact Hours for verification to:
Graduate School of Counseling
George Fox University
12753 SW 68th Ave, P510
Tigard, OR 97223
Note: The Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is an OBLPCT-approved program so the form 6A is NOT required.
Graduates with a Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling are also eligible to apply to become a Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate (LMHCA) in the State of Washington. For more information, see the application packet on Washington State's Department of Health website.