A psychologist may hold more than one type of license, and therefore may be included in more than one of the specific license type tables. The tables below present the number of individuals holding Licensed Psychologist licenses. Please direct "scope of practice" inquiries to the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists.
2013 Licensed Psychologists by County (4,176) - September
Data for 2011 & 2012 unavailable
2010 Licensed Psychologists by County (3,797) - September
2009 Licensed Psychologists by County (3,697) - September
2008 Licensed Psychologists by County (3,597) - September
2007 Licensed Psychologists by County (3,525) - August
Data prior to 2007 may be available. Please contact HPRC for more information.
Licensing Board and Data Source
Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists (TSBEP) - The TSBEP adopts rules for the regulation of persons wishing to practice as Psychologists in Texas. The board issues four types of licenses: Licensed Psychologist; Provisionally Licensed Psychologist; Licensed Psychological Associate; and Licensed Specialist in School Psychology.
Information regarding the education requirements, licensure requirements, and responsibilities of Psychologists can be found on the website of the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists.