2014 mission and vision

California Board of Behavioral Sciences

The BBS is responsible for consumer protection through the regulation of Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFT); Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW); Licensed Educational Psychologists (LEP); Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors (LPCC); MFT Interns (IMF); Associate Clinical Social Workers (ASW); and Professional Clinical Counselor Interns (PCCI) in the State of California. It is one of the boards within the California Department of Consumer Affairs.

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BBS "Breeze" Online services enable you to:

  • VERIFY a license or registration,
  • FILE a complaint against a licensee or registrant.
  • RENEW your license/registration,
  • SUBMIT a Change of Address
  • REQUEST a Replacement or Duplicate Certificate

If you need technical assistance with BreEZe please call 855-227-9633. Assistance is available Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (except Holidays).


  • BBS Newsletter - Winter 2016 new graphic
  • Continuing Education Changes for CE Providers and Licensees:
    • Click here for more information if you are a Continuing Education Provider
    • Click here for more information if you are a Board licensee.
  • Expert Consultants Wanted
    The Board is recruiting expert consultants for the Board's Expert Witness Program.
  • Subject Matter Experts Wanted
    The Board of Behavioral Sciences is recruiting licensees to serve as Subject Matter Experts to participate in written examination development workshops.

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