Licensure by Reciprocity


Below you will find the process to obtain licensure in Nevada as a MFT or CPC.

    1. Background Check (this process takes 4-6 weeks to complete)

    • fingerprint card (you can be fingerprinted in the state you are in)
    • MONEY ORDER for $27.00 payable to Department of Public Safety
    • DPS-006 form (link below)

      SEND FINGERPRINTS, MONEY ORDER & WAIVER TO THE BOARD OFFICE!

        2. Application

        3. Copy of ID

        • State issued ID or Driver’s License

        4. License Verification from current State Licensing Board

        (We can do this online for most states)

          5. Current Copy of Background

          6. Obtain a self-query

          • Obtain a self-query: Fee for self-query is about $4.00
          • You will receive an application acknowledgement email informing you of any documents still needed to complete processing.
          • Once all documents and background check have been received, you will get a congratulatory email with a License Registration Form attached.

          7. Complete License Registration form and payment of $30.00 (check or money order payable to NV BOE)

          • Our licenses are on a biennial renewal cycle. This license will expire by 1/1/2022 and the fee to renew is $450.00.