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Arkansas Board of
Examiners in Counseling

101 East Capitol, Suite 202
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Office: 501-683-5800
Fax: 501-683-6349

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BOARD MEETING MINUTES 

April 7 - 8, 2017

 Arkansas Board of Examiners in Counseling

101 East Capitol, Suite 202

Little Rock, AR  72201

 Friday, April 7, 2017

 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

The Arkansas Board of Examiners convened at their Office with Chair, Ms.. Lenora Erickson, presiding.  Board business and Oral Examinations were conducted as per the established agenda (Appended).

 MEMBERS PRESENT:    Ms. Lenora Erickson, Dr. John Carmack, Mr. Robbie Cline, Rev. Dr. Rick Grace, Dr. Justin Moore, Ms. Tina J. Livingston, Ms. Cheryl Edwards

MEMBERS ABSENT:      Ms. Clementine Kelley, Dr. Charmaine Caldwell,

 OTHERS PRESENT:        Ms. Jane Stewart, Ms. Sarah Wright, Ms. Kim Pickett, Ms. Deneshia Morgan

 OBSERVERS:                    Ranan Hester, Hurlen Cross Jr., Thea David, Paul David, Lauren Mitchael, David Depew, Angela Drury, Janet Taylor, Edeniyi Bosede, Chelsey Abbott, Jennifer Childers, Ryan Spratt, Angela Willingham, T’Revah Cobb, Kayla Gussy, Sheryl Jackson, T. Morris, Jerod Johnson, F. Jurls, Valerie Burch, Elizabeth Means, Emily Falls

                                            Agenda 

8:00                              AM         Arrival / Breakfast / Overview of Agenda

 

8:30                              AM         Ms. Lauren Mitchael           6347                     App.       Rep. Jana Della Rosa

 

9:00                              AM         Erica Walter                        6252                     Second Interview                Full Board

 

9:45                              AM         Bryant Prieto                       6272                     LAC (before LAMFT)

 

9:45                              AM         Adam Godwin                    5433                     LAC

 

10:30             AM         Carol Heavin                       6143                     LAC

 

10:30             AM         Shuree Brandon                  6236                     LAC

 

11:15             AM         Cassie Cobb                        6238                     LAC

 

11:15             AM         Reginald Chandler              6247                     LAC

 

12:00             PM         Lunch

 

1:00                              PM         Jacob Dickerson                  6298                     LAC      

 

1:00                              PM         Sara Downey                       6299                     LAC

 

1:45:              PM         Joshua Root                        6302                     LAC

 

1:45                              PM         Malia Watts                         6304                     LAC

       

2:30                              PM         Cecelia Wind                       6005                     LMFT                   Full Board

 

3:15                              PM         David Christian                   6256                     LPC                       Full Board

 

4:00                              PM         Kerry Ryall                           6291                     LPC                       Full Board                             

 

5:00                              PM         Session Closes

 

Saturday, April 8, 2017

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

 

 

The Arkansas Board of Examiners convened at their Office with Chair, Ms. Lenora Erickson, presiding.  Board business and Oral Examinations were conducted as per the established agenda (Appended).

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:    Ms. Lenora Erickson, Dr. John Carmack, Mr. Robbie Cline, Rev. Dr. Rick Grace, Dr. Justin Moore, Ms. Tina J. Livingston, Ms. Cheryl Edwards

                                            

MEMBERS ABSENT:      Ms. Clementine Kelley, Dr. Charmaine Caldwell,

 

OTHERS PRESENT:        Ms. Jane Stewart, Ms. Sarah Wright

 

OBSERVERS:                    Joseph Walker, Amber Hug, Kelsy Kerr, Katelynn Young, Jenny Moorer,  Morgan Harville, Peyton Woodruff, Lauryn Tobias, Tyler White, Dana Bennett, Tiffany Hopson, Romeo Robeson, Daniel Mata, Miranda Farthing, Tandy Jackson, Richard Hale, Shane Bramlett, Sean Shuttleworth, Logan Elmore, Sarah Lloyd, Kelsey Kerr, Lisa Fuller, Brandon Moore

 

 

Agenda

 

7:30                      AM         Lauren Mitchael                  6347                                   

 

8:30                      AM         General Board Business

              

9:00                      AM         Katelyn Kyle                        6149                     LAC       2nd Interview         Full Board

 

9:45                      AM         Sarah Bramlett                    6268                     LMFT                   Full Board

 

10:30                    AM         Martha Morgan                   6309                     LMFT                   Full Board

 

11:15                    AM         Leah Payne                          6250                     LPC                       Full Board

 

12:00                    PM         Lunch

 

1:00                      PM         Esther Meja Nelson            6108                     LPC                        Full Board

 

2:00                      PM         Kimberly Moore                 6119                     LAC       2nd Interview         Full Board

 

3:30                      PM         Adjourn

 

 

 

 

General Business Items

 

  1. Telemental Health invitation
  2. Darci Burch request
  3. Keri Prichard request
  4. Elizabeth Gomez request
  5. Complaint v. Dr. Braboy:  Consent Order outlining offense, a $500 fine & a letter of reprimand in her file.
  6. Status of Executive Director and Administrative Analyst Positions

 

 

Motions

 

Motion 1:     Move to approve March, 2017 Board Meeting Minutes.

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Rick Grace

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 2:     Move to approve March, 2017 Treasurer’s Report

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Robbie Cline

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 3:     Move to approve April Licensing Report.

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Robbie Cline

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 4:     Move to approve Frederica Quarles, #5368, for a file extension in order to have time to take the NCE examination.

 

                       Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

                       Seconded by:       Robbie Cline

                       Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

               Motion 5:     Move to approve Dr. Suzanne Casey, #2493, for the Medication Specialization

 

                       Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

                       Seconded by:       John Carmack

                       Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

               Motion 6:     Move to approve Jessica Dineen, #5410, for Non-Practicing status secondary to birth of daughter.

 

                       Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

                       Seconded by:       Robbie Cline

                       Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 7:     Move to approve Samantha Carey, #6261, for Non-Practicing status pending a move to Hill AFB, Utah, where her active duty spouse is being deployed.

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Robbie Cline

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 8:     Move to approve Keesha Parker, #5644, for a Certificate of Registration for Coastal Counseling, Inc.

 

                       Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

                       Seconded by:       Robbie Cline

                       Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 9:     Move to grant Erica Walker, #6252, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice and the following stipulations in the first 6 months of supervision: review confidentiality, privileged communication, ethical dilemmas and reporting of ethical violations.

 

        Moved by:            Robbie Cline

        Seconded by:       Lenora Erickson

        Vote:                     Pass (6), Recuse (1)

 

Motion 10:   Move to grant Bryant Prieto, #6272, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice and the following stipulations in the first 6 months of supervision: review non-professional interactions, ethical dilemmas, confidentiality and privileged communication.

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Justin Moore

        Vote:                     Pass (6), Recuse (1)

 

Motion 11:   Move to grant Adam Godwin, #5433, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice.

 

        Moved by:            Tina J. Livingston

        Seconded by:       Rick Grace

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 12:   Move to deny Carol Heavin, #6143, the LAC, requesting her to return for a second interview focusing on Professional Ethics.

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Robbie Cline

        Vote:                     Pass (6), Recuse (1)

 

Motion 13:   Move to grant Shuree Brandon, #6236, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice and the following stipulations in the first 6 months: review confidentiality, privileged communication and non-professional interactions.

 

        Moved by:            John Carmack

        Seconded by:       Tina J. Livingston

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 14:   Move to grant Cassie Cobb, #6238, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice and the following stipulations in the first 6 months: review clinical competency, reporting of ethical violations, confidentiality and privileged communication.

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Cheryl Edwards

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

 

 

Motion 15:   Move to grant Reginald Chandler, #6247, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice with the following stipulations:  review mandatory reporting, privileged communication and non-professional interactions.

 

        Moved by:            Rick Grace

        Seconded by:       John Carmack

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 16:   Move to grant Jacob Dickerson, #6298, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice with the following stipulations:  must revise Statement of Intent, review confidentiality, privileged communication, ethical dilemmas and non-professional interactions.

 

        Moved by:            Robbie Cline

        Seconded by:       Lenora Erickson

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 17:   Move to grant Sara Downey, #6299, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice.

 

        Moved by:            John Carmack

        Seconded by:       Rick Grace

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 18:   Move to grant Joshua Root, #6302, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice.

 

        Moved by:            Robbie Cline

        Seconded by:       Lenora Erickson

        Vote:                     Pass (6), Recuse (1)

 

Motion 19:   Move to grant Malia Watts, #6304, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice with the following stipulations during the first 6 months: review confidentiality, privileged communication, non-professional interactions, the ACA Ethical Code, the rules & regulations regarding supervision.

 

                       Moved by:            Tina J. Livingston

Seconded by:       Rick Grace

Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion20:    Move to grant Cecelia Wind, #6005, the LMFT; may add the Play Therapy Specialization with RPT Certificate.

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Justin Moore

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 21:   Move to grant David Christian, #6256, the LPC & Supervision Specialization with the stipulation to complete a Psychopharmacology graduate course within one year.

 

                       Moved by:            Robbie Cline

                       Seconded by:       Lenora Erickson

                       Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

              

 

 

Motion 22:   Move to grant Lauren Mitchael, #6347, the LAC with 920 hours of supervised practice (500 hours at a 1:10 ratio, 420 hours at a 1:20 ratio, for a total of 71 hours of supervision), and the following stipulations to be completed within two (2) years from this date: complete 12 hours of graduate courses including Psychopharmacology, Marriage & Family Therapy, Crisis Counseling, and Case Management/DSM 5; complete 3 hours of graduate Internship/Practicum.

 

                       Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

Seconded by:       Rick Grace

Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 23:   Move to grant Katelyn Kyle, #5149, the LAC with all previously assigned stipulations met.

 

        Moved by:            Justin Moore

Seconded by:       Tina J. Livingston

Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 24:   Move to grant Sarah Bramlett, #6268, the LMFT by endorsement with the stipulation to revise the Statement of Intent and consultation with an approved LMFT supervisor concerning AAMFT Code of Ethics.

 

                       Moved by:            John Carmack

                       Seconded by:       Lenora Erickson

                       Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

                       Motion 25:   Move to grant Martha Morgan, #6309, the LMFT without stipulations.

 

                              Moved by:            Cheryl Edwards

                              Seconded by:       Lenora Erickson

                              Vote:                     Pass (6), Recuse (1)

 

Motion 26:   Move to grant Leah Payne, #6200, the LAC with 3000 CCH of supervised practice.  May be given credit for previous supervision experience.  Must address privileged communication and ethical dilemmas during first six (6) months of supervised practice and documented on evaluation form.

                      

                       Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

                       Seconded by:       Justin Moore

                       Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 27:   Move to grant Esther Meja Nelson, #6108, the LPC.  Consult with colleague(s) about privileged communication.

 

        Moved by:            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Justin Moore

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

Motion 28:   Move to grant Kimberly Moore, #6119, the LAMFT with 3000 CCH of supervised practice.

 

        Moved by;            Lenora Erickson

        Seconded by:       Tina J. Livingston

        Vote:                     Passed Unanimously

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ALL MOTIONS PASSED UNANIMOUSLY UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

 

Board Approved:

 

 

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