About Us

The Board is currently in the process of an exempt rulemaking.  To view the initial proposed draft, click here.

The Board is currently accepting applications for Academic Review Committee members.  For information, click here.

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.

Vision Statement

AZBBHE will protect the public by:

  • regulating licensed behavioral professionals effectively, efficiently, professionally, and courteously 
  • collaborating with community partners to improve the level of behavioral health services provided in Arizona
  • providing increased outreach efforts to improve public awareness of and access to Board services

Board of Behavioral Health Examiners

3443 North Central Avenue #1700
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Main Number: 602-542-1882
Fax Number: 602-364-0890