Please follow the instructions below to verify the license of a Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in West Virginia:
Each request costs $20.00, payable to WVBEC.
If you will be submitting your request and payment via USPS, please mail all requests to: WVBEC, License Verification, 815 Quarrier Street, Suite 212, Charleston, West Virginia 25301. WVBEC will return verifications via fax; please include a valid number.
If you will be making your $20 payment with a credit card, please follow the instructions at the Credit Card Payment tab and forward your receipt and request to Amber Shawver at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Board will verify the counselor's name, license number, issue date, expiration date, status of license and status of any complaints filed.
Please allow up to 5 business days to process all requests that have been submitted properly.
If you are a citizen of WV and want to verify the license of a Licensed Professional Counselor or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, you may check the list of current LPCs at the tab titled Verification Policies/Names of WV LPC or / Names of WV LMFT or by calling 1-800-520-3852 for further assistance.