GENETIC COUNSELORS LICENSING BOARD 


Mission Statement

To protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public through the licensure and regulation of genetic counselors.



Welcome to the Board's webpage! Information and announcements will be posted here. Please click the links on the left for specific areas of interest.

NOTE:  ON OR AFTER JULY 1, 2016, IT IS UNLAWFUL TO PRACTICE GENETIC COUNSELING WITHOUT A VALID STATE LICENSE.

APPLICATION FORMS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

To access the four types of applications, click on the link to FORMS on the left. Please review the four application types to determine which application applies to your situation. Contact this office if you have any questions.

Please note for those applying for grandfathering as existing Idaho Genetic Counselors, applications must be received prior to 7/1/2016.

Click the Calendar link on the left for scheduled Board meetings and agendas.

A "genetic counselor" is a person licensed under this chapter to practice genetic counseling.

E-mail the Board at gen@ibol.idaho.gov or call (208) 334-3233.