The Board of Examiners examines applicants for licensure as marriage and family therapists and recommends to the board applicants for licensure, attesting to their professional qualifications to be a marriage and family therapist.
Gerra Perkins is the coordinator and supervisor of School Counseling Field Experience at Northwestern State University. Perkins is chair of the board. She is the recipient of the Distinguished Counselor Educator Award from the Association for Counselor Educators and Supervisors. Perkins will be reappointed to serve as an educator who is a licensed professional counselor, as required by the statute.
Jindal appointed Jennifer Thomas of Walker who is in private practice in Hammond.