Welcome to the Board of Behavioral Health Examiners

** Renewal notification change **

Beginning October 1, 2018, the Board will discontinue mailing renewal notifications via USPS, and will instead be distributing them via electronic mail.  It is a licensee's and applicant's responsibility to ensure the Board has a current email address to prevent missing important information.    
Email addresses are NOT public record and will not be used or shared for other purposes.  To update your preferred email on file, please send your name, license(s) number and email to azbbheinfo@azbbhe.us

Mission Statement

To establish and maintain standards of qualifications and performance for licensed behavioral health professionals in the fields of counseling, marriage and family therapy, social work and substance abuse counseling and to regulate the practice of licensed behavioral health professionals for protection of the public.

Board News

The Board has opened a rulemaking docket and is currently accepting feedback on proposed rules.  To view the filing, click HERE.

Below are two bills of interest from the 2018 53rd Legislative Second Regular session.  These statutory changes will become effective on August 3, 2018.


The Board approved tutorials are now available in the Quick Links menu.