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Licensure Committee Meeting

Notice of Licensing Committee Teleconference Meeting


The Board of Psychology will hold a Licensure Committee Meeting via telephone conference
Call-in Line for Teleconference: (866) 747-7251 Participant Code: 44835537

NOTE: Pursuant to the provisions of Governor Gavin Newsom's Executive Order N-29-20, dated March 17, 2020, neither Committee member locations nor a public meeting location is provided. Public participation may be through teleconferencing as provided above. If you have trouble getting on the call to listen or participate, please call 916-574-7720

Friday, May 15, 2020

Committee Members
Mary Harb Sheets, PhD, Chairperson
Seyron Foo
Lea Tate, PsyD

Legal Counsel
Norine Marks

Board Staff  
Antonette Sorrick, Executive Officer
Jeffrey Thomas, Assistant Executive Officer
Stephanie Cheung, Licensing Manager
Jason Glasspiegel, Central Services Manager

Friday, May 15, 2020

10:00 a.m. – OPEN SESSION

  1. Call to Order/Roll Call/Establishment of a Quorum
  2. Public Comment(s) for Items not on the Agenda. Note: The Committee May Not Discuss or Take Action on Any Matter Raised During This Public Comment Section, Except to Decide Whether to Place the Matter on the Agenda of a Future Meeting [Government Code Sections 11125 and 11125.7(a)]
  3. Chairperson's Welcome and Opening Remarks.
  4. Approval of the Licensure Committee Meeting Minutes: September 12-13, 2019
  5. Licensing Report
    Licensing Statistics
  6. Continuing Education and Renewals Report
    CE Statistics
  7. Recommendations for Agenda Items for Future Licensure Committee Meetings. Note: The Committee may not discuss or take action on any matter raised during this public comment section, except to decide whether to place the matter on the agenda of a future meeting [Government Code Sections 11125 and 11125.7(a)]


  1. Closed Session – The Licensure Committee will Meet in Closed Session Pursuant to Government Code Section 11126(c)(2) to Discuss and Consider Qualifications for Licensure.




Due to technological limitations, adjournment will not be broadcast. Adjournment will immediately follow a closed session, and there will be no other items of business discussed.

All times are approximate and subject to change. The meeting may be canceled or changed without notice. For verification, please check the Board's Web site at www.psychology.ca.gov, or call (916) 574-7720. Action may be taken on any item on the agenda. Items may be taken out of order, tabled or held over to a subsequent meeting, for convenience, to accommodate speakers, or to maintain a quorum.

In the event a quorum of the committee is unable to attend the meeting, or the committee is unable to maintain a quorum once the meeting is called to order, the President or Chair of the meeting may, at his or her discretion, continue to discuss items from the agenda and to vote to make recommendations to the full board at a future meeting.

Meetings of the Board of Psychology are open to the public except when specifically noticed otherwise in accordance with the Open Meeting Act. The public may take appropriate opportunities to comment on any issue before the Board or its committees, at the time the item is heard, but the President or Committee Chair may, at his or her discretion, apportion available time among those who wish to speak. Board members who are present who are not members of the Committee may observe, but may not participate or vote.

The meeting is accessible to the physically disabled. A person who needs a disability-related accommodation or modification in order to participate in the meeting may make a request by contacting Antonette Sorrick, Executive Officer, at (916) 574-7720 or email bopmail@dca.ca.gov or send a written request addressed to 1625 N. Market Boulevard, Suite N-215, Sacramento, CA 95834. Providing your request at least five (5) business days before the meeting will help ensure availability of the requested accommodation. Links to agenda items, with exhibits are available at www.psychology.ca.gov, prior to the meeting date.

The goal of this committee is to create and maintain a clear and efficient framework for licensure, examination processes, and continuing professional development through the Board’s statutes and regulations to ensure licensees meet the qualifications necessary to practice safely and ethically. The Committee communicates relevant information to its affected stakeholders.