Applications for temporary licensure as a Licensed Associate Psychologist are now available for individuals completing supervised postdoctoral experience. Arizona now offers a 36-month non-renewable temporary license for qualified individuals. Pursuant to A.R.S. §32-2073(B), applicants must meet the requirements of A.R.S. §32-2071, subsections A, B, C, D and work under supervision for postdoctoral experience. The applicant’s supervised postdoctoral experience must meet the requirements of A.R.S. §32-2071(G). A written training plan that complies with A.R.S. §32-2071(G)(7) is required as part of the application for temporary licensure. Substantive policy statement 01-14 provides additional information regarding the written training plan (Substantive Policy Statement SP 01-14)
The Arizona Legislature recently passed and Governor Brewer signed into law HB 2172 and HB 2173, which affect psychologists and behavior analysts respectively. Unless otherwise specified in legislation, the effective date is July 24, 2014.
Arizona Board of Psychologist Examiners
Protecting the Public by Regulating the Professions of Psychology and Behavior Analysis