Idaho State Licensing Board of Professional Counselors and Marriage & Family Therapists
Bureau of Occupational Licenses
1109 Main Street, Suite 220
Boise, Idaho 83702-5642
(208) 334-3233


Minutes of July 10-11, 2002


ROLL CALL:                          Richard Craig, Ed.D., Chairman

                                                Bobbie Birdsall, Ph.D.

                                                Roberta Crockett, M.A.

                                                Jun Shiosaki

                                                Dawna Jackson, M.Coun.


ALSO PRESENT:                   Rayola Jacobsen, Bureau Chief

                                                Budd Hetrick, Deputy Bureau Chief

                                                Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney

                                                Janice Wiedrick, Secretary


ABSENT/EXCUSED:             Eric Jones, Ph.D.

Guest Speaker:                    Bill King, AASCB 


Chairman Craig called the meeting to order at 9:07a.m. 

Ms. Jackson moved to approve the minutes of May 7-8, 2002 as corrected.  Jun Shiosaki seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Rayola Jacobsen reported the new conference room is completed.  

This is the twentieth anniversary year for the Board and they would like to invite old members, Legislators, the Governor, and the Association Board members to attend the October 1 meeting.  At this time there are a total of 967 current license holders. 

Budd Hetrick presented the financial report showing a positive balance of $11,636.58.  This is under the budget set for the year. 

Mr. Hetrick presented the investigative report showing for the year 2002, 13 complaints have been received and 9 are open and under investigation.  For the year 2001, 2 are under investigation and for the year 2000, 2 are open and under investigation. 

The Bureau received a request from Advanced Training in Behavioral Sciences to put a link on the web page for them.  The Board/Bureau does not put private, commercial links on the web page. 

Roger Hales met with the Board to discuss the proposed law and rule changes.  

Discussion was held on whether or not the Board should rely on the supervisors comments to approve the license applications.  The supervisors need more instruction on supervision. 

 A separate bill will be drafted for the faith-based rule change. 

A temporary rule will be needed if the law changes about interns registering passes the legislative process. 

Chairman Craig left the meeting due to illness. 

Dr. Bill King, from the American Association of State Counseling Boards, met with the Board to discuss the National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Examination (NCMHCE).  Also present at this meeting were: Rosemary Luque, Joe Toms, and Julie Myers from the Idaho Mental Health Counseling Association. 

Discussion was held on the examination process and the possibility of adding the NCMHC examination to the requirements for Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor for assessment of diagnostic proficiency. This information will be taken to the Idaho Mental Health Counseling Association and the Idaho Counseling Association for feedback before a rule change is enacted. 

Also grandfathering of licensees was discussed for the LCPC new requirement if the examination is required. 

The Board will consider continuing education requirements for Licensed Professional Counselors at some time in the future. 

The meeting recessed at 4:00p.m. to reconvene at 9:00a.m. on July 11, 2002. 

July 11, 2002 

The meeting was called to order by acting Chairman Dawna Jackson at 9:00a.m.  Board members present are:  Jun Shiosaki, Bobbie Birdsall, Eric Jones, Roberta Crockett and Dawna Jackson.  Absent/excused is Richard Craig.  Bureau Staff included: Rayola Jacobsen, Budd Hetrick and Janice Wiedrick. 

Continuing Education review:

The following are to receive letters for Continuing Education Units (CEU’s):  Chuck Bunch must supply the certificate copies and Jun Shiosaki moved to have Kevin Kracke supply 12 additional CEU credits within 90 days of receiving the letter.  These CEU’s cannot be applied to the renewal in 2003. He must obtain an additional 20 units for the 2003 renewal.  Dr. Jones seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Roberta Crockett moved that all other CEU’s be accepted as reviewed. Mr. Shiosaki seconded the motion, motion carried. 


Bobbie Birdsall moved to unanimously elect Eric Jones as Chairman.  Roberta Crockett seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Jun Shiosaki moved to unanimously elect Bobbie Birdsall as Vice-Chairman.  Eric Jones seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Roberta Crockett moved to unanimously elect Jun Shiosaki as Secretary, Bobbie Birdsall seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Discussion was held on informing all licensees about the changes in proposed law and rules and also to notify the education programs as well. 

Jun Shiosaki moved to have the supervision requirement be set for July 1, 2004.  Eric Jones seconded the motion, motion carried. 

The section on the registration of interns cannot be initialized until the law becomes effective. 

Roberta Crockett moved to accept the changes as temporary rules except for the fees. Jun Shiosaki seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Eric Jones moved to strike the non-profit paragraph as a separate bill and put it with the religious paragraph.  Bobbie Birdsall seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Roberta Crockett moved that the Bureau is to present the changes for the legislative process.  Jun Shiosaki seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Board Business File was cleared with the following actions: 

Bobbie Birdsall moved to allow Jim Griggs to have a second wall certificate.  Eric Jones seconded, motion carried.

The request from Roberta Phipps for approval of Continuing Education credits is granted. 

The request for the approval of Continuing Education credits for “Ethics” and “Aging” workshops is granted. 

Dalton Lombard is to be invited to the next scheduled Board meeting for discussion on his proposal for changes in the Pastoral Counseling requirements. 

Bobbie Birdsall moved to compensate a graduate student a total of $200.00 to rewrite the Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapist brochure.  

The next meetings of interest are: 

AMFTRAB              October 22, 2002

AASCB            January 9-11, 2003 - Roberta to attend

ICA                 January 2003

IDMFT            October in Pocatello

NBCC             October

ACES              October 16-18, 2003


Dawna Jackson moved to license those applicants approved by two Board members review.  Roberta Crocket seconded the motion, motion carried. 

Licensed Professional Counselor              19 approved 

Marriage and Family Therapists         9 approved 

Clinical Professional Counselors            12 approved. 

Having no further business before them the meeting adjourned at 4:30p.m. 

Licenses issued: 


Brett H. Nelson                         LPC-2784                7-15-02

Margaret Catherine Lee Voth    LPC-2655                7-15-02

Karen Kristine Newkirk            LPC-2717                7-15-02

Marty T. Cooke                        LPC-2756                7-15-02

Creed Simon Webster               LPC-2758                7-15-02

Camille Deon Couch                 LPC-2766                7-15-02

Nancy Bice                               LPC-2768                7-15-02

Tami Powell Smith                    LPC-2775                7-15-02

David Averill                            LPC-2800                7-15-02

Jane E. Okech                         LPC-2803                7-15-02

Leah-Felice Reagon                 LPC-2808                7-15-02

Jarilyn Mae Throne Kim           LPC-2810                7-15-02

Sandra Jean Hatzfeld                LPC-2818                7-15-02

Michele Anne Roeder               LPC-2825                7-15-02

Blake M. Poe                           LPC-2821                7-22-02

Serena Lambert                        LPC-2626                7-25-02

Kristina L. Lampe                     LPC-2774                7-25-02

Heide Lavonne Hausken           LPC 2683                7-26-02

Joan I Kauffman                       LPC-2644                7-29-02

Pamela Procter Linton              LPC-2831                8-02-02

Lisa M Hollifieldd                     LPC 2836                8-07-02

Mary Ellen Frischhmuth            LPC-2805                8-09-02

Michele Osmond                      LPC-2801                8-12-02

Nancy Ann Goodman               LPC-2801                8-12-02



Norma Jean Hershey                LCPC-830                  7-11-02

Joann Day-Hansen                   LCPC-2822                7-11-02

Chantel K. Jones                     LCPC-2816                7-11-02

Kristy Keshaw                        LCPC-2812                7-11-02

Marina Ferrier                         LCPC-            2811                7-11-02

Emily Maria Hart                     LCPC-2802                7-11-02

Marcy Mignault-Smith              LCPC-2794                7-11-02

Lynette W. Munson                  LCPC-2787                7-11-02

Jennifer Lorena Varner             LCPC-2754                7-11-02

Kathy L. Kwiatkowski             LCPC-2741                7-11-02

Valez Bird                                LCPC-2668                7-11-02

Lyle Spencer Bourcy                LCPC-2757                7-29-02

Vicki L. Van Horn                   LCPC-2744                8-06-02

Kimberly L. Hudlet                   LCPC-2838                8-19-02



Peter Brooke                            LMFT-2817                7-11-02

John R. Thuerer                        LMFT-2793                7-11-02

Patricia Mae Bedke                  LMFT-2792                7-11-02

Lynette W. Munson                  LMFT2790                7-11-02

Martha A. Monrow                  LMFT-2763                7-11-02

Deborah K. Scudder                LMFT-2760                7-11-02

Paula Jean Brown                     LMFT-2751                7-11-02

Susan P. Mauk                         LMFT-2739                7-11-02

Carole Janice Carter                 LMFT-2719                7-11-02

Gigi DeBaun Hicks                   LMFT-2725                7-29-02

Scott D. Hess                           LMFT-2815                8-07-02

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