July 17, 2014


      201 KAR 38:010. Definitions for 201 KAR Chapter 38.


      RELATES TO: KRS 335.620

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 335.615(1)-(4), (6)

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 335.620 establishes the requirements for licensure[certification] as a licensed[fee-based] pastoral counselor. The board is required to review the applications of applicants for licensure[certification]. This administrative regulation establishes the definitions used in 201 KAR Chapter 38.


      Section 1. Definitions. (1) "Clinical supervision" means the process of utilizing a partnership aimed at enhancing the professional development of supervisees in providing pastoral counseling services.

      (2) "Equivalent course of study" means a master's, doctoral degree, or accredited training program in pastoral counseling from a regionally accredited institution in a mental health field closely related to pastoral counseling which either contains, or has been supplemented by, the coursework in each of the basic core areas listed in 201 KAR 38:030, Section 2. (26 Ky.R. 282; Am. 587; eff. 9-15-99.)