Professional Counselor Section

The Professional Counselor Section of the Marriage and Family Therapy, Professional Counseling and Social Work Examining Board is created in Wis. Stat. § 15.405(7c) and has authority as outlined in Wis. Stat. ch. 457.

Executive Director: Dan Williams


Members

The members of the Professional Counselor Section are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature to serve 4-year terms. The Section consists of 3 Professional Counselor members, and 1 public member.

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
Scheidegger, Tammy H.ChairpersonProfessional Counselor Member7/1/2020
Miller, Kathleen M.Vice Chairperson Professional Counselor Member7/1/2021
Gordon, Allison L. SecretaryProfessional Counselor Member7/1/2018
Vick, Monica S.Public Member7/1/2019

*Section members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.


Announcements



​At the October 23, 2017 meeting the Section issued the following statement:

'An application received on or after September 1, 2018 will be required to meet the new educational requirements in MPSW 14.01 which goes into effect on September 1, 2018.'




​Section MPSW 1.09 relating to the substance use disorder specialty has been updated effective December 1, 2015




Effective March 1, 2015 Continuing Education Rules have been updated.




Information as to the Wisconsin requirements that go into effect on September 1, 2018 related to education:

School Program Equivalency

Form 3165: Application For Pre-Approval As An Educational Program In Professional Counseling




Last updated: 11/21/2017