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CURRENT LSBEP Newsletter: First Edition, August 2020

2020 ELECTION NEWS

BOARD MEMBER SEAT – July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2026 : The term of the next appointed position will run from July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2026.  Please carefully review the following election information, requirements and instructions on submitting your nomination:

NOMINATION PERIOD:   Begins: October 2, 2020 – Ends: November 1, 2020

NOMINATION FORM: 2020 Nomination Form

BOARD REVIEW OF NOMINATIONS: The Board will open the Nominations submitted during its Long Range Planning Meeting scheduled for November 19, 2020 in open meeting.

ELECTION PERIOD:  The election period will begin following the opening of the nomination forms.  Notices will be sent via email, through an online voting software management company.  The election period will remain open for 30 days.  

FORM SUBMISSION:For proper processing and to ensure your sealed nomination, please mail your submission to: ATTN: 2020 BOARD ELECTIONS, C/O Jaime Monic, 4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd, Suite C-150, BATON ROUGE, LA 70816

PROFESSIONAL MEMBER ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS UNDER §2353.A: (1)  Citizen of the United States and resident of the state of Louisiana. (2)  Have rendered service, teaching, training, or research in psychology for at least five years. (3)  Each board member shall have rendered service, teaching, training, or research in psychology for at least five years, shall have held a doctoral degree in psychology from a school or college as defined in this Chapter for a period of five years, and shall be licensed under this Chapter for a minimum of five years. (4)  no person shall be eligible to serve as a board member if he is employed by the board, has a contract with the board for services, or within the preceding twelve months of his nomination was employed by the board or had a contract with the board for services.

OTHER CONSIDERATIONS: (1)  Board members are appointed by the governor from a list reporting the results of the election, which is provided to the governor by the Louisiana Psychological Association.  (2)  Board members shall serve without compensation but shall receive seventy-five dollars per diem allowance plus the mileage rate provided state employees to cover expenses incurred while engaged in the discharge of their duties (3)  Membership on the board of a public employee or official shall not constitute dual office holding within the meaning of R.S. 42:61 et seq. (4) Each appointment by the governor shall be submitted to the Senate for confirmation.  

LSSP COMMITTEE MEMBER: If you are interested in serving as an LSSP Committee Member.  The next vacancy will require an LSSP to fill the term 7/1/2021 – June 30, 2024. Please contact Jaime Monic (jaime.monic@la.gov) if you are interested in serving on this Committee.

Election Results for 2020-2025

Turnout: 252 (31.9% of 790 ELECTORS VOTED IN THIS BALLOT
Option Votes
Shannae Harness, Ph.D. 189 (100.0%)
Abstain 63 (25.0%)

LSBEP Important Dates

Thursday, September 24, 2020 – FORMAL HEARING In the Matter Eric Cerwonka, Psy.D. License No. 1020, LOCATION: 4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., #C-150, Baton Rouge, LA 70816 TIME: 10:00 AM
Friday, October 9, 2020Board Meeting,  Zoom Video Conference. Login information available on the posted agenda.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 –  Board Meeting, Zoom Video Conference. Notice of Executive Session to discuss the formal written Opinion and Order in the Matter Eric Cerwonka, Psy.D., License No. 1020, TIME 12:00 PM
Thursday November 19, 2020 and Friday, November 20, 2020, PURPOSE: LONG RANGE PLANNING Meeting, TENTATIVE LOCATION:  4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., #C-150, Baton Rouge, LA 70816 TIME: 9:00 AM
Friday, December 11, 2020 – Board Meeting, TENTATIVE LOCATION:  4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., #C-150, Baton Rouge, LA 70816 TIME: 9:00 AM

LSSP Important Dates

Tuesday, September 1, 2020: Committee Meeting: Licensed Specialist in School Psychology, Tentative Location: 4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., #C-150, Baton Rouge, LA 70816, Time: 1:30 PM
 Tuesday, December 1, 2020 –Committee Meeting: Licensed Specialist in School Psychology, Tentative Location: 4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., #C-150, Baton Rouge, LA 70816, Time: 1:30 PM
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 – Committee Meeting: Licensed Specialist in School Psychology, Tentative Location: 4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., #C-150, Baton Rouge, LA 70816, Time: 1:30 PM
Tuesday, June 1, 2021 – Committee Meeting: Licensed Specialist in School Psychology, Tentative Location: 4334 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., #C-150, Baton Rouge, LA 70816, Time: 1:30 PM

LSBEP Agenda and Minutes

2020

January 10, 2020 Agenda Minutes
January 21, 2020 Agenda Minutes
February 7, 2020  Agenda Minutes
March 6, 2020  Agenda Minutes
April 3, 2020 – Board Meeting via Video Conference Agenda Minutes
April 17, 2020 – AdHoc Legislative Collaborative Committee Meeting Agenda Minutes
April 24, 2020 – AdHoc Legislative Collaborative Committee Meeting Agenda Minutes
May 8, 2020 – AdHoc Legislative Collaborative Committee Meeting Agenda Minutes
May 14, 2020 – AdHoc Legislative Collaborative Committee Meeting Agenda Minutes
May 20, 2020  – Board Meeting via Video Conference Agenda  Minutes
May 26, 2020 – AdHoc Legislative Collaborative Committee Meeting
Agenda Minutes
June 5, 2020 Agenda  Minutes
June 12, 2020– AdHoc Legislative Collaborative Committee Meeting Agenda Minutes
June 26, 2020– AdHoc Legislative Collaborative Committee Meeting Agenda Minutes
July 10, 2020 – AdHoc Legislative Collaborative Committee Meeting Agenda Minutes
July 17, 2020  Agenda  Minutes
August 7, 2020 Agenda Minutes
August 21, 2020 Agenda Minutes
September 11, 2020  Agenda  Minutes
September 24, 2020 (Hearing) Agenda Minutes
October 9, 2020 Agenda Minutes
October 14, 2020  Agenda  Minutes
November 20, 2020  Agenda  Minutes
December 11, 2020
Agenda Minutes
January 21 – 22, 2020, Long Range Planning Agenda Minutes

2019

January 10, 2019 Agenda Minutes
February 8, 2019  Agenda Minutes
March 22, 2019  Agenda Minutes
May 6, 2019 SPECIAL MEETING Agenda Minutes
May 23, 2019 Agenda  Minutes
June 13, 2019 Agenda  Minutes
July 21, 2019  Agenda  Minutes
August 23, 2019 Agenda Minutes
September 20, 2019  Agenda  Minutes
October 10 – 11, 2019

 Agenda

Hearing Notice

 Minutes
November 11, 2019 Emergency Meeting RE P19-20-03C Minutes
November 22, 2019  Agenda  Minutes
December 13, 2019  Agenda  Minutes

2018

January 12, 2018 Agenda Minutes
February 23, 2108  Agenda Minutes
March 16, 2018  Agenda Minutes
April 20, 2018  Agenda Minutes
May 18, 2018 Agenda Minutes
June 22, 2018 Agenda  Minutes
July 20, 2018 Agenda  Minutes
August 3, 2018 Special Mtg  Agenda  Minutes
August 24, 2018 Agenda Minutes
September 24, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
October 26, 2018  Agenda  Minutes
November 29-30, 2018 – Long Range Planning  Agenda  Minutes
December 14, 2018  Agenda  Minutes

2017

January Agenda//Agenda Minutes
February  Agenda Minutes
March  Agenda Minutes
April  Agenda //Agenda Minutes // Minutes
May Agenda  Minutes
June Agenda  Minutes
July Agenda // Agenda  Minutes// Minutes
August  Agenda  Minutes
September  Agenda  Minutes
October  Agenda  Minutes
November  Agenda  Minutes
December  Agenda  Minutes

2016

January  Agenda  Minutes
February  Agenda  Minutes
March  Agenda  Minutes
April  Agenda  Minutes
May  Agenda  Minutes
June  Agenda  Minutes
July  Agenda  Minutes
August  Agenda  Minutes
September  Agenda //Agenda  Minutes //  Minutes // Minutes
October  Agenda  Minutes
November  Agenda// Agenda  Minutes
December  Agenda  Minutes

2015

January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda // Agenda // Agenda Minutes // Minutes // Minutes
June Agenda // Agenda // Agenda Minutes // Minutes
July Agenda Minutes
August Agenda Minutes
September Agenda Minutes 
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes

2014

 January Agenda Minutes
February Agenda Minutes // Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda // Agenda Minutes // Minutes
May Agenda Minutes
June Agenda // Agenda Minutes
July Agenda Minutes
August Agenda Minutes
September Agenda Minutes
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda // Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes

2012

January None None
February Agenda Minutes
March Agenda Minutes
April Agenda Minutes
May Agenda Minutes
June Agenda Minutes
July Agenda Minutes
August Agenda 8.10  // Agenda Minutes // Minutes 8.10
September Agenda Minutes
October Agenda Minutes
November Agenda Minutes
December Agenda Minutes

LSSP Agenda and Minutes

2020

March 3, 2020  LSSP Agenda LSSP Minutes
May 19, 2020 LSSP Agenda LSSP Minutes
June 2, 2020 Rescheduled to June 16, 2020 LSSP Agenda  LSSP Minutes
September 2020 (TBD)  LSSP Agenda  LSSP Minutes
December 2020 (TBD)  LSSP Agenda  LSSP Minutes

2019

March 19, 2019  LSSP Agenda LSSP Minutes
June 4, 2019 LSSP Agenda  LSSP Minutes
September 3, 2019  LSSP Agenda  LSSP Minutes
December 3, 2019  Cancelled

2015

March
June
September Agenda Minutes 
December LSSP Agenda LSSP Minutes
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