License Defense for Marriage and Family Therapists
Marriage and family therapists in the state of Texas must be licensed by the Texas Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. Professionals can receive one of two licenses from this board: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate.
Individuals work for years in order to meet the qualifications required to obtain their professional license. However, there are a number of different actions that could result in a marriage and family therapist having their license suspended or revoked.
If you know or believe that your license is at risk, it’s critical that you take action as soon as possible. Even the most minor decisions you make at this time could permanently affect your practice, to your benefit or your detriment. At the Leichter Law Firm PC, our experienced license defense attorneys know exactly what it takes to defend marriage and family therapists who are worried about their professional license, and we want to help you through this difficult time.
There are a number of different things that could put a therapist at risk of having their license suspended or revoked, including, but not limited to:
- Violating ethical requirements
- Failing to keep professional boundaries with clients
- Being convicted on criminal charges
- Inaccurate billing
If you believe that you are being investigated for any of these or other violations that could have an adverse effect on your ability continue practicing as a marriage and family therapist, do not delay. Taking action now will give you the best chance of protecting your license and your career in the future, so you cannot afford to delay. For the experienced help and guidance you need, contact the experienced marriage and family therapist license defense lawyers of the Leichter Law Firm PC by calling (512) 495-9995.