Guidance Teacher

Agency: Licensing and Regulatory Affairs

Required State License(s):

Guidance teachers and school counselors

Are required to be certified to counsel at the grade levels of their counseling assignment with the Department of Education; 517-373-3310.

Marriage and Family Therapists

Must be licensed with the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Professional Licensing, Board of Marriage and Family Therapy.

Phone: 517-241-0199


Marriage & Family Therapy Website

Substance Use Disorder Counselors
providing services to publicly funded clients

Are required to be certified through the Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP) in addition to any license that may be held. The Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals is a member of the International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) and can be contacted at 517-347-0891 or www.mcbap.com.

Counselors
not licensed under another law

Are required to be licensed with the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Professional Licensing, Board of Counseling. 

Phone: 517-241-0199


Board of Counseling Website

Revised: 07/2019