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 

 

Conference Call Minutes of 12/12/2011

 

 

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

                                                             Nina J. Woods, M.Ed.

                                                             Brenda Freeman, Ph.D.

                                                             Piper Anne Field, MA., LMFT

                                                             Dorothy Ann Spenner, LCPC, LMFT

 

BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT:    Kathryn J. Hill

                                                           

 

BUREAU STAFF:                           Tana Cory, Bureau Chief

                                                            Maurie Ellsworth, Legal Counsel

                                                            Roger Hales, Legal Counsel

                                                            Cherie Simpson, Management Assistant

                                                            Debbie Sexton, Technical Records Specialist II

                                   

The meeting was called to order at 8:33 AM MST by Jon W. Glick, M.Ed.

 

OLD BUSINESS

 

Mr. Hales discussed comments that had been received regarding the proposed law change to Idaho Code 54-3405 with members of the Board.  Ms. Spenner moved to pull the proposed law change.  Seconded by Ms. Field, motion carried.

 

Dr. Freeman was excused at 9:02 AM MST.

           

NEW BUSINESS

 

The courts contacted the Bureau to inform it that the Supreme Court is considering a rule regarding parenting evaluations and assessments.  Mr. Hales discussed sending a Board member to the meeting.  Ms. Spenner will attend the meeting and bring additional information back to the Board.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

A motion was made by Ms. Spenner that the Board go into executive session to discuss pending litigation with counsel per Idaho Code 67-2345(1)(f). The purpose of the executive session was to discuss pending litigation.  Seconded by Ms. Field, motion carried. Individual vote for this motion was: Mr. Glick, aye; Ms. Field, aye; Ms. Spenner, aye; and Ms. Woods, aye.

 

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

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

Ms. Spenner moved to adjourn the meeting at 9:23 AM MST.  Seconded by Ms. Woods, motion carried.

NEXT MEETING

 

The next meeting is scheduled for February 6 & 7, 2012 at the Bureau of Occupational Licenses.

 

 

 

 

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Jon W. Glick, M.Ed., Chair                            Nina J. Woods, M.Ed.

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Brenda Freeman, Ph.D.                                  Piper Anne Field, MA, LMFT

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Kathryn J. Hill                                                Dorothy Ann Spenner, LCPC, LMFT

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Tana Cory, Bureau Chief