Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists

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The Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists (TSBEP) is the state agency authorized by state law to regulate the practice of psychology in the state of Texas.

The Board was established by the Texas Legislature in 1969. The authorizing statute is Occupations Code, Title 3, Chapter 501, the Psychologists’ Licensing Act. The Psychologists’ Licensing Act is both a title and a practice act. The Board is also authorized to establish rules to implement and enforce the Act.


Mission Statement

The mission of the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists is to protect the public by ensuring that psychological services are provided to the people of Texas by qualified and competent practitioners who adhere to established professional standards.

To assist in these efforts, the Board is available to provide informational presentations at conferences and meetings.  If you would like a Board representative at your next conference or meeting, please email the Board's Executive Director at the email address listed in the staff directory.