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Board of Marital & Family Therapy

Emergency Marital & Family Therapist Courtesy License

Due to the COVID-19 emergency and in line with SB241, the Alaska Board of Marital & Family Therapy developed a process for an Emergency Courtesy License.

An online application will be available soon.

COVID-19 MANDATES AND GUIDANCE:

The governor has issued a mandate or the board has issued guidance for this program.

Please click here to read how this may affect you.

The Board of Marital and Family Therapy is staffed by the Division of Corporation and Professional Licensing. The board consists of three marital and family therapists and two public members. Board members are appointed by the governor and confirmed by the Legislature.

The board adopts regulations to carry out laws governing the practice of marital and family therapy in Alaska. It makes final licensing decisions and takes disciplinary actions against people who violate licensing laws. The board meets at least once a year and offers a public comment period at each meeting. Meeting agendas are available from the licensing examiner.

Professions Regulated by the Board

  • Marital and Family Therapist
  • Marital and Family Therapy Associate

Electronic Requests for License Verification

NOTE: This feature is for individuals who have registered with MY LICENSE and wish to pay the filing fee online with a credit card payment .

If you are not registered with MY LICENSE and would like information on how to register, please contact boardofmaritalandfamilytherapy@alaska.gov

  1. Submit Your Request
    • Send your Request for License Verification to: boardofmaritalandfamilytherapy@alaska.gov
    • Put the program along with your first and last name in the subject line.
    • The following information must be provided in the body of your email:
      • NAME: The name used when your professional license was last issued or renewed.
      • LICENSE NUMBER: Your professional license number.
      • SEND TO: Provide both the Board and/or Agency name along with a complete mailing address.
  2. Payment of Fees
    • You will be sent a notification email with a link to your license details page.
    • A “Make a Payment” link will be available within your license details page under “Actions”.
    • A $20 filing fee is required for each verification of license.
  3. Completed Request
    • You will be sent a notification email with a link to your license details page when the request is completed.
    • Please allow up to 10 business days for processing after submitting your payment.

If you prefer to submit a check or money order, you may mail in the Request License Verification form.

Contact Information

Lauren Bales, Licensing Examiner
E-mail: BoardOfMaritalAndFamilyTherapy@Alaska.Gov
Phone: (907) 465-2551
PO Box 110806
Juneau, AK 99811-0806