Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Information

The Board has compiled helpful resources regarding COVID-19 and will be updating as more become available.  The most up to date information for Arizona can be found on the Arizona Department of Health Services ("DHS") website and The Office of the Arizona Governor's website.  The Governor has issued multiple Executive Orders related to COVID-19.

Executive Order 2020-17

AZ Department of Health Services Administrative Order 2020-01

Board staff is maximizing opportunities to telework pursuant to the issued advisories, and can be best reached by email.  You can view the Staff Directory for emails or send general inquiries to the information@azbbhe.us mailbox. 

The Board has received an influx of inquiries regarding telepractice.  Please use the following for resources related to telepractice.  TELEPRACTICE INFORMATION

Register as a Volunteer Health Professional for a Public Health Emergency

The Arizona Department of Health Services needs emergency response volunteers in this time of need.  The first step is registering through the Arizona Emergency System for the Advance Registration of Volunteer Health Professionals. https://esar-vhp.health.azdhs.gov/
 

Testing for Applicants

The national testing vendors for all four disiplines have suspended testing.  Please monitor the testing center websites for the most up to date information.  The Board will be considering accommodations when testing resumes for those applicants who are unable to take and pass the exam within their previously authorized period.

Social Work - ASWB - Pearson Vue Testing Centers

Counseling - NBCC - Pearson Vue Testing Centers

Marriage and Family Therapy - AMFTRB - Prometric Testing

Substance Abuse - NAADAC - Kryterion, IC&RC - reach out to member board