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 7/18/2011

 

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

                                                             Piper Field, M.A., LMFT

                                                             Brenda Freeman, Ph.D.

                                                             Dorothy Ann Spenner, LCPC, LMFT

                                                             Jon W. Glick, M.Ed.

 

BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT:    Kathryn J. Hill                      

 

BUREAU STAFF:                           Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                            Lori Peel, Investigative Unit Manager

                                                            Maurie Ellsworth, Legal Counsel

                                                            Roger Hales, Administrative Attorney

                                                            Cherie Simpson, Management Assistant

                                                            Debbie Sexton, Technical Records Specialist II

 

OTHERS PRESENT:                     Joan Callahan, Extern

Heather Tustison, President, Idaho Counseling Association

                                                            Steven Spelter, Counseling Student

                                   

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

 

The Board welcomed Piper Field, M.A., LMFT to the Board. 

 

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

The Board reviewed the May 3 & 4, 2011 minutes.  Mr. Glick moved to approve the minutes as written.  Seconded by Dr. Freeman, motion carried.

 

The Board reviewed the June 27, 2011 minutes.  Dr. Freeman moved to approve the minutes as amended.  Seconded by Ms. Spenner, motion carried.

 

LEGISLATIVE REPORT

 

Ms. Cory presented the legislative update to the members of the Board and introduced Maurie Ellsworth as the Board’s new legal counsel.

 

DISCIPLINE

 

Ms. Mac Master presented COU-2010-11 to members of the Board.  Dr. Freeman moved to approve the Stipulation and Consent Order, and authorize the Chair to sign on behalf of the Board.  Seconded by Ms. Spenner, motion carried.

 

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT

 

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

 

For Board Determination:

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2009-28 to members of the Board.  Dr. Freeman moved to accept IBOL’s recommendation for closure in this matter and send an advisory letter. Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2010-24 to members of the Board.  Dr. Freeman moved to accept IBOL’s recommendation for closure in this matter. Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2010-34 to members of the Board.  Mr. Glick moved to accept IBOL’s recommendation for closure in this matter. Seconded by Ms. Field, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2010-41 to members of the Board.  Dr. Freeman moved to accept IBOL’s recommendation for closure in this matter and send a warning letter. Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2011-8 to members of the Board.  Dr. Freeman moved to accept IBOL’s recommendation for closure in this matter. Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel presented I-COU-2011-30 to members of the Board.  Dr. Freeman moved to accept IBOL’s recommendation for closure in this matter. Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

Ms. Peel discussed COU-1008-19 with members of the Board.  The Board made recommendations.

 

Ms. Peel discussed COU-2010-9 with members of the Board.  Mr. Glick moved terminate probation in the matter of COU-2010-9.  Seconded by Ms. Field, motion carried.

 

FINANCIAL REPORT

 

Ms. Cory presented the financial report to members of the Board, which showed a cash balance of $35,478.26 with revenues of $185,371.51 and expenditures of $145,286.51 as of 06/30/2011.

 

Ms. Cory presented the Board with its annual report. 

 

OLD BUSINESS

 

Proposed Laws and Rules

           

Mr. Hales reviewed the proposed laws and rules with the Board.  Dr. Freeman moved to approve the proposed laws and rules as revised and post them on the web.  Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

The Board broke for lunch at 12:45 PM MDT.

 

The Board reconvened at 2:00 PM MDT.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

Graduates

 

The Board discussed post-graduate applicants and the process for new graduates while awaiting application review.  The Board will take this matter into consideration at a future meeting.

 

BOARD BUSINESS FILE

 

The Board reviewed correspondence from Brandie Brigham.  Ms. Spenner moved to grant Ms. Brigham a waiver of continuing education for the 2010-2011 renewal period.  Seconded by Dr. Freeman, motion carried.

 

The Board reviewed correspondence from Edward Kurath regarding online continuing education.  The Board took Mr. Kurath’s correspondence into consideration.  No further action was taken.

 

The Board reviewed correspondence from Jay Robertson, Ph.D. regarding continuing education.  The Board took Dr. Robertson’s correspondence into consideration.  No further action was taken.

 

The Board reviewed correspondence from Dr. David Kleist.  The Board requested the appropriate changes be corrected on the application.

 

Annual Dues

 

The Board reviewed the annual dues for the American Association of State Counseling Boards.  Mr. Glick moved to pay the annual fee.  Seconded by Ms. Field, motion carried.

 

Election of Officers

 

Ms. Spenner moved to elect Mr. Glick as Chair.  Seconded by Dr. Freeman, motion carried.

 

Dr. Freeman moved to elect Ms. Woods as Vice-Chair.  Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

Conferences

 

Dr. Freeman moved to send Ms. Woods and Ms. Sexton to the American Association of State Counseling Boards (AASCB) 2012 conference.  Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried. 

 

Dr. Freeman moved to send Ms. Field to the Association of Marital and Family Therapy Regulatory Boards (AMFTRB) 2011 conference.  Seconded by Mr. Glick, motion carried.

 

The Board discussed attendance at the following conferences:

 

AASCB ~ January 2012 – Ms. Woods & Ms. Sexton

ICA ~ January 27 & 28, 2012  – Dr. Freeman & Ms. Woods

NBCC – August 2011, Ms. Woods & Ms. Sexton

IDAMFT ~ September 16 & 17, 2011 - Ms. Spenner & Ms. Field

AMFTRB & CLEAR ~ September 2011 - Ms. Field

ISCA ~ October 6 & 7, 2011 – Dr. Freeman

 

Dr. Freeman moved to adjourn the meeting at 4:00 PM MDT.  Seconded by Ms. Spenner, motion carried.

 

Board Meeting Minutes of 7/19/2011

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Jon Glick, M.Ed. - Chair

                                                             Piper Field, M.A., LMFT

                                                             Brenda Freeman, Ph.D.

                                                             Dorothy Ann Spenner, LCPC, LMFT

                                                             Nina Woods, M.Ed.

 

BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT:    Kathryn J. Hill                      

 

BUREAU STAFF:                           Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Dawn Hall, Administrative Support Manager

                                                            Maurie Ellsworth, Administrative Attorney

                                                            Debbie Sexton, Technical Records Specialist II

 

OTHERS PRESENT:                     Joe Smart – Applicant

                                                            Crista Favazza – Applicant

 

The meeting was called to order at 9:00 AM MDT by Jon Glick, M.Ed.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Ms. Woods that the Board go into executive session under Idaho Code § 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. Field, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Ms. Woods, aye; Ms. Field, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; Mr. Glick, aye; and Dr. Freeman, aye.  

 

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

 

APPLICATIONS

 

Approved

 

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

 

Licensure

 

 

                        EASTMAN JEFFREY C                             LPC-4825

                        CASTANEDA ELIZABETH CASTRO      LPC-4820

                        CURTIS KEN                                                LPC-4819

                        SEELEY VALOY T                                      LPC-4818

                        ROSS JENNIFER                                        LPC-4816

                        NELSON KINSEY ELORA                         LPC-4812

                        SUDDARTH LEAH MARIE                        LPC-4811

                        WATSON ELIZABETH ANN                      LPC-4808

                        BUTGEREIT JOHN                                     LPC-4802

                        FOX ROBIN D                                              LPC-4801

                        ANDERSON JENNIFER                            LPC-4799

                        STICHKA ERIKA                                         LPC-4798

                        SZUDERA JOHN W                                    LPC-4797

                        LINDSAY SHANNA L                                 LPC-4796

                        CURREY ELIZABETH                                LPC-4795

                        SPOLAR BETH ANN                                  LPC-4793

                        MICHLAK MEGAN                                      LPC-4788

                        GARCIA RHYAN KIM                                 LPC-4786

                        RASMUSSEN KIMBERLY                         LPC-4785

                        RODEL MARK                                             LPC-4784

                        KREIZENBECK CONNIE ANN                 LPC-4783

                        ROSENDAHL CRYSTAL                           LPC-4782

                        SAWYER FAITH MARIE                            LPC-4780

                        KLINGLER DOUGLAS A                            LPC-4779

                        CONRAD-RENTERIA CAMRYN J           LPC-4778

                        WEAVER HEIDI                                           LPC-4777

                        MONTGOMERY MARY K                          LPC-4776

                        BONE NIKIE G                                             LPC-4774

                        BARNES CARISSA ANN                          LPC-4773

                        MESSIER CYNTHIA                                   LPC-4771

                        MUNDY LAURA WYNNE                          LPC-4770

                        KRICHBAUM BARBARA                           LPC-4769

                        ISAACSON JUSTICE                                 LPC-4768

                        DIXON JESSICA LYNNE                           LPC-4765

                        MCCLURE CRISTEN CLAIRE                 LPC-4764

                        KORB AMY LEE                                          LPC-4763

                        STEVENSON DANIEL R                           LPC-4762

                        SCHMEHL TERI L                                       LPC-4761

                        DOBBS BRIAN W                                        LPC-4760

                        HORRAS DAVID P                                     LPC-4759

                        KRUMM TIFFANY JEAN                            LPC-4758

                        FINLEY GRETCHEN R                              LPC-4756

                        WARDLE MEGAN                                       LPC-4755

                        KEYS KIMBERLY R                                    LPC-4754

                        LAPRAY SHAWN                                        LPC-4753

                        LUDWIG KAREN                                         LPC-4752

                        BLADES JEREMY                                      LPC-4751

                        READ BRIAN C                                           LPC-4750

                        EDWARDS DAVID E                                  LPC-4749

                        CURTIS-SCHAEFFER AMY K                 LPC-4747

                        BEAN CARRIE                                            LPC-4746

                        ERMAN JOY                                                 LPC-4744

                        MECHAM ANETTE J                                  LPC-4743

                        SUNDQUIST MICHELLE C                       LPC-4742

                        DE YOUNG AMANDA N                            LPC-4741

                        LISTER KRISTEN                                        LPC-4740

                        BARTLOW STEPHANIE C                        LPC-4739

                        HALL GREGORY NEIL                              LPC-4738

                        GAMBA BELINDA ESTOLIA                     LPC-4737

                        GRIGSBY KASSANDRA                           LPC-4733

                        KING JULIA ANN                                         LPC-4724

                        MINKLER BRHE ANNA                             LPC-4721

                        WOODRUFF ASHELEY R                        LPC-4644

                        HARVIEL ROBIN SUE                               LPC-4630

                        BAILLIE RHEANON R                                LPC-4616

                        BURLAGE JENNIFER JO                          LMFT-4810

                        KAATZ CANDI R                                         LMFT-4748

                        ROLPH BENJAMIN E                                 LMFT-4692

                        LUTZ LARRY                                               LMFT-4496

                        MANKIN CRAIG WILLIAM                        LCPC-4824

                        WOODMANSEE-DOPSON KIMBERLY  LCPC-4822

                        THIBODEAU QUINN BLAKE                    LCPC-4821

                        BRYAN DAMON PAUL                              LCPC-4807

                        GABBY JEAN ANN                                     LCPC-4806

                        LINDNER BRIAN J                                      LCPC-4803

                        YEAGER JOYCE                                         LCPC-4792

                        LOCKE CASEY                                           LCPC-4791

                        CHILDERS SARAH                                    LCPC-4787

                        HOCHHALTER JOHN                                LCPC-4772

                        MORRISON GWENDA RENEE                LCPC-4735

                        SABO JACQUELINE W                              LCPC-4151

                        SMART JOSEPH R                                     LAMFT-4656

Interns:

 

                        GLIDDEN BROM                                         COUI-4805

                        ELLIS NATHAN                                           COUI-4813

                        FICA ILA                                                        COUI-4827

                        RIDLEY DAVID                                            MFTI-4828

                        ALLEN JEFFERY                                        MFTI-4814

 

Ms. Spenner moved to approve applicant 901094095 pending receipt of an official transcript showing additional coursework sent directly to the Bureau from the issuing entity. Seconded by Ms. Woods, motion carried.

 

Ms. Spenner moved to deny applicant Crista Favazza and Jeffrey Kukuk due to not meeting the requirements for licensure in Idaho.  Seconded by Ms. Woods, motion carried.

 

Ms. Spenner moved to table the actions in regard to applicants 901117358, 901116061, 901116523, 901102311, 901109381 and 901117668 pending receipt of additional information for the Board’s review.  Seconded by

Ms. Woods, motion carried.

 

NEXT MEETING

 

October 4 & 5, 2011

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

Dr. Freeman moved to adjourn the meeting at 3:40 PM MDT.  Seconded by Ms. Field, motion carried.

 

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Nina J. Woods, M.Ed., Chair                         Piper Field, 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