|Petition Title||Reduction in CE hours for active, semi-retired|
|Petitioner||Mary Clark and Claire Bellingham|
To revise the continuing education regulations to reduce the number of hours required for licensed professional counselors who are "retired-active" practitioners.
At its meeting on Friday, June 3, 2005, the Board will consider whether to recommend amendments to the requirements for continuing education.
|Comment Period||Ended 5/4/2005 0 comments|
|Agency Decision||Take no action|
|Agency Decision Summary||
The Board believes that continuing education is necessary for a licensed professionals who continue to provide client care, even if the number of clients and number of hours are reduced. If a practitioner intends to continue in active practice, evidence of continuing competency should be the same.