IDAHO LICENSING BOARD OF PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS AND MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS

Bureau of Occupational Licenses

700 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0063 

 

Board Meeting Minutes of 5/3/2011

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Nina J. Woods, M.Ed. - Chair

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Roberta Crockett, M.A.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Brenda Freeman, Ph.D.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kathryn J. Hill

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dorothy Ann Spenner, LCPC, LMFT

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jon W. Glick, M.Ed.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

BUREAU STAFF: ††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Lori Peel, Investigative Unit Manager

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cherie Simpson, Management Assistant

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Debbie Sexton, Technical Records Specialist II

 

OTHERS PRESENT:†††††††††††††††††††† Lori A. Fairgrieve, Ph.D., ICA Past President

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Steve Feit, Chair, Counseling Program, ISU

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Curtis Garner, IACES Past President

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† John Kirsch, DHW, SUD

Diana Doumas, Ph.D., Interim Chair, Counselor Education, BSU

Aida Hutz, Ed.D, Assist. Professor, Counselor Ed, BSU

Susan Perkins, Ph.D., Idaho Association of MFC

Ken Coll, Ph.D., BSU , Director Institute for the Study of Addiction

Roy Spaulding, MS, LMFT, Board of Directors, IDAMFT

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The meeting was called to order at 9:05 AM MDT by Nina J. Woods, M.Ed.

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

The Board reviewed the February 2 & 3, March 7, and April 25, 2011 minutes.  Ms. Crockett moved to approve the minutes as written.  Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

LEGISLATIVE REPORT

 

Ms. Cory presented the legislative update to the members of the Board.

 

FINANCIAL REPORT

 

Ms. Hall presented the financial report to members of the Board, which showed a cash balance of $31,131.64 with revenues of $152,286.49 and expenditures of $116,548.13 as of 04/30/2011.

 

DISCIPLINE

 

Ms. Mac Master presented COU-2007-11 to members of the Board.Dr. Freeman moved to close COU-2007-11 and authorize the Attorney Generalís Office to send an advisory letter.Seconded by Ms. Crockett, motion carried.

 

Ms. Mac Master presented COU-2010-18 to members of the Board. The Board made recommendations to the Attorney Generalís Office.

 

Ms. Mac Master presented COU-2010-17 to members of the Board. The Board made recommendations to the Attorney Generalís Office.

 

Ms. Mac Master presented COU-2011-11 to members of the Board. The Board made recommendations to the Attorney Generalís Office. Dr. Freeman and Mr. Glick recused themselves from discussion.

 

Ms. Mac Master presented COU-2011-12 and COU-2011-13 to members of the Board. The Board made recommendations to the Attorney Generalís Office.

 

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT

 

Ms. Peel presented the investigative report to the members of the Board.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2010-35 and I-COU-2010-36 to members of the Board.Ms. Crockett moved to accept IBOLís recommendation for closure in this matter. Seconded by Ms. Spenner, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2011-6 and I-COU-2011-7 to members of the Board. Dr. Freeman moved to accept IBOLís recommendation for closure in this matter. Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2011-18 to members of the Board.Ms. Crockett moved to accept IBOLís recommendation for closure in this matter. Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2011-20 and I-COU-2011-21 to members of the Board.Dr. Freeman moved to accept IBOLís recommendation for closure in this matter. Seconded by Ms. Crockett, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented correspondence regarding COU-2011-3.The Board did not approve the continuing education that was presented.The Board said the course needs to be a face-to-face ethics course.

 

Ms. Peel presented correspondence regarding COU-2007-2.Ms. Crockett moved to allow payments.Seconded by Ms. Spenner, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented correspondence regarding COU-2010-9.Ms. Crockett moved to suggest she do volunteer services and get supervision and have the supervisor provide a report to the Board.Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

The Board presented Ms. Crockett with a plaque and thanked her for her time and dedication serving on the Board.

 

OLD BUSINESS

 

Laws and Rules

 

The Board discussed proposed laws and rules.

 

The Board broke for lunch at 12:00 pm.

 

The Board reconvened at 1:00 pm.

 

The Board continued its discussion regarding the proposed laws and rules with guests in attendance.

 

Curtis Garner addressed the Board regarding substance abuse counselor licensure.

 

The Board had a lengthy discussion regarding substance abuse counseling. The Board discussed adding addictions to the counselor scope of practice.

 

The meeting adjourned at 4:55 PM.

 

Board Meeting Minutes of 5/4/2011

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Nina J. Woods, M.Ed. - Chair

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Roberta Crockett, M.A.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Brenda Freeman, Ph.D.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kathryn J. Hill

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dorothy Ann Spenner, LCPC, LMFT

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Jon W. Glick, M.Ed.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

BUREAU STAFF: ††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Karl Klein, Administrative Attorney

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cherie Simpson, Management Assistant

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Debbie Sexton, Technical Records Specialist II

 

OTHERS PRESENT:†††††††††††††††††††† Kerry Leavell, Applicant

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Millicent Smith

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† DavidLeroy, Attorney

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Michael Eisenbeiss, Ph.D.

 

The meeting was called to order at 9:00 AM MDT by Nina J. Woods, M.Ed.

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NEW BUSINESS

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Ms. Crockett that the Board go into executive session under Idaho Code ß 67-2345(1)(d) to consider records that are exempt from disclosure under the Idaho Public Records Law.  The purpose of the Executive Session was to consider license application materials.Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Crockett, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; Dr. Freeman, aye; and Ms. Hill, aye.

 

Ms. Crockett moved to enter into regular session.  Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Crockett, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; Ms. Hill, aye; and Dr. Freeman, aye.

 

Department of Labor

 

Ms. Adams and Ms. Quintero from the Department of Labor addressed the Board regarding data collection.Dr. Freeman moved to participate in the exchange of information contingent upon Mr. Klein gathering some additional information.Seconded by Ms. Crockett, motion carried.

 

Laws and Rules

 

The Board discussed the proposed laws and rules with Mr. Hales.Ms. Simpson and Mr. Hales will redraft the proposed law and rule changes and send them to the Board for review.A conference call will be scheduled for the Board to approve the proposed changes and have them added to the web.

 

The Board discussed the AMFTRB (Association of Marital and Family Therapy Regulatory Boards) dues.Ms. Crockett moved to pay the dues.Seconded by Ms. Spenner, motion carried.

 

Dr. Freeman moved to approve Sister Mary Paul Moller as a supervisor.Seconded by Ms. Crockett, motion carried.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Ms. Crockett that the Board go into executive session under Idaho Code ß 67-2345(1)(d) to consider records that are exempt from disclosure under the Idaho Public Records Law.  The purpose of the Executive Session was to consider license application materials.Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Crockett, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; Dr. Freeman, aye; and Ms. Hill, aye.

 

Mr. Glick moved to enter into regular session.  Seconded by Ms. Crockett motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Crockett, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; Ms. Hill, aye; and Dr. Freeman, aye.

 

Mr. Glick moved to amend the agenda to add COU-2008-19 due to the fact it is time sensitive and the Board just received it.Seconded by Ms. Spenner, motion carried.

 

Ms. Mac Master presented COU-2008-19 to members of the Board.Dr. Freeman and Ms. Crockett recused themselves from this matter and left the room.Ms. Spenner moved to approve the following items, as referred in paragraphs C.2.a, C.2.d, and C.2.e of the Stipulation and Consent order.

1. The 4/27/2011 supervision plan submitted by Dr. Eisenbeiss, with the following change: Supervision must employ direct evidence of clinical work such as audio/video technologies, co-therapy, or live supervision.

2. 4/24/2011 Treatment plan by Patrick Nesser with submission of the revised & current treatment plan that addressed issues related to resumption of private practice.

3. Southworth as the monitoring program. Seconded by Ms. Hill, motion carried.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Ms. Crockett that the Board go into executive session under Idaho Code ß 67-2345(1)(d) to consider records that are exempt from disclosure under the Idaho Public Records Law.  The purpose of the Executive Session was to consider license application materials.Seconded by Dr. Freeman, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Crockett, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; Dr. Freeman, aye; and Ms. Hill, aye.

 

Dr. Freeman moved to enter into regular session.  Seconded by Ms. Hill motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; Ms. Hill, aye; and Dr. Freeman, aye.

 

Approved

 

Mr. Glick moved to approve the following applicants for licensure.  Seconded by Dr. Freeman, motion carried.

 

APPLICATIONS

 

††††††††††††††††††††††† DIEPENBROCK KATHLEEN†††††††† LPC-4732

††††††††††††††††††††††† HUBER STEPHEN A†††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4729

††††††††††††††††††††††† THOMPSON TRACY ANN††††††††††††† LPC-4728

††††††††††††††††††††††† WOLFFING JENNIFER B††††††††††††††† LPC-4727

††††††††††††††††††††††† VAN DER EIJK LOUISE T†††††††††††††† LPC-4725

††††††††††††††††††††††† SWAN KARRIE LEA††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4719

††††††††††††††††††††††† BANTA ROZALYNNE††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4718

††††††††††††††††††††††† ELD HEIDI†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4716

††††††††††††††††††††††† NELSON JENNIFER L†††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4706

††††††††††††††††††††††† ROOT RACHEL††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4705

††††††††††††††††††††††† MARTINEZ MARIA TERESA††††††††† LPC-4701

††††††††††††††††††††††† STUNTZNER SUSAN††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4690

††††††††††††††††††††††† HARTMAN LARA†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4684

††††††††††††††††††††††† CONANT MICHELE A†††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4683

††††††††††††††††††††††† BEZAS MICHAEL††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4680

††††††††††††††††††††††† THOMPSON HILLARY S†††††††††††††††† LPC-4679

††††††††††††††††††††††† LEAVELL KERRY E††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4675

††††††††††††††††††††††† DALEY ALYSSA†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4664

††††††††††††††††††††††† WEAR PAMELA J††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-4663

††††††††††††††††††††††† BAKER KENNETH J††††††††††††††††††††††† LPC-3836

††††††††††††††††††††††† BOHECKER LYNN†††††††††††††††††††††††††† LMFT-4658

††††††††††††††††††††††† RITTER JENNIFER†††††††††††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4730

††††††††††††††††††††††† BAUGHMAN DENNIS MICHAEL†† LCPC-4726

††††††††††††††††††††††† TREAT LAURA†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4722

††††††††††††††††††††††† SCHOVANEC BARB L†††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4720

††††††††††††††††††††††† RAWLINGS TREVA RAE††††††††††††††† LCPC-4714

††††††††††††††††††††††† HENSEN NANCY B†††††††††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4707

††††††††††††††††††††††† JOYS KARI††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4704

††††††††††††††††††††††† SAARI DAWN LAURIE††††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4703

††††††††††††††††††††††† COOPER LINDA L†††††††††††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4700

††††††††††††††††††††††† HANSEN ALANA JO†††††††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4699

††††††††††††††††††††††† MODRAK BEVIN J†††††††††††††††††††††††††† LCPC-4698

††††††††††††††††††††††† BOETTCHER BETHENA††††††††††††††† LCPC-4688

††††††††††††††††††††††† MIKKELSEN ERIC ALAN††††††††††††††† LAMFT-4723

 

Interns†††††††††††† SIMPER PATRA†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† COUI-4695

††††††††††††††††††††††† MURRAY MARION†††††††††††††††††††††††††† MFTI-4734

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Dr. Freeman that the Board go into executive session under Idaho Code ß 67-2345(1)(d) to consider records that are exempt from disclosure under the Idaho Public Records Law.  The purpose of the Executive Session was to consider license application materials.Seconded by Ms. Hill, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; Dr. Freeman, aye; and Ms. Hill, aye.

 

Dr. Freeman moved to enter into regular session.  Seconded by Ms. Hill motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; Ms. Hill, aye; and Dr. Freeman, aye.

 

Dr. Freeman moved to table the actions in regard to applicant 901102311, 901026176, 901115932, 901061670, 901034693, 901114448, 901116627, 901116658, 901116061, 901109381, and 901115773 pending receipt of additional information for the Boardís review.  Seconded by Ms. Spenner, motion carried.

 

NEXT MEETING

 

July 18 & 19, 2011

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

Mr. Glick moved to adjourn the meeting at 4:35 p.m.Seconded by Ms. Hill, motion carried.

 

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Nina J. Woods, M.Ed., Chair†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Roberta Crockett, M.A.

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Brenda Freeman, Ph.D.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kathryn J. Hill

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Dorothy Ann Spenner, Lcpc Lmft†††††††††††††††††††† Jon W. Glick,M.Ed.

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Tana Cory, Bureau Chief