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The Board of Psychologists and
Psychological Associate Examiners

Due to multiple recent vacancies on staff and increased COVID-related workloads, we are currently unable to return calls and emails within our normal processing times. Our primary focus is on reviewing and issuing licenses. If you have applied for licensure, please check the MY LICENSE online portal for real-time updates on the progress of your application. Answers to most other questions can be located using the links on the right-hand side of the page. Thank you for your patience while we attend to these priorities, and we will respond to your inquiry within five business days.

It is Time to Renew Your License!

Click Here to Renew Online

Valid License Numbers Contain Either:

6 numbers
4 letters + at least 1 number

If you have an alpha-numeric license number, you must enter all of the characters in order to renew online. EXAMPLE: ABCD1234

MY LICENSE Online Renewal

Please use our convenient MY LICENSE online renewal application. In most cases your license will be renewed immediately. Due to a heavy volume of renewal activities, processing time for renewal applications received by mail may take up to 4-6 weeks.

If you have not registered, follow these simple steps:

  1. Visit the MY LICENSE customer home page at: ProfessionalLicense.Alaska.Gov/MYLICENSE
  2. If you have an existing myAlaska account, enter your account information. If not, please create an account. You will be redirected to the MY LICENSE customer home page.
  3. Under Access an Existing License, enter your license number and Web Authorization Code, if one has been provided. This information is on your renewal notice.
  4. To renew your license, simply select the license you wish to renew from the Professional Licensing section.

Expiration of Emergency Psychologist Courtesy Licenses

An end of service report will be due after the July 13th, 2021 expiration date and all ECL holders need to begin transitioning their clients’ care to license-holding providers in Alaska or begin the process of applying for a full license themselves in order to continue providing care to Alaskans.


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.

COVID-19 Notice:

The Board of Psychologists and Psychological Examiners is meeting frequently to assess and review how to address Continuing Education (CE). At this time, with licensing renewal in 2021, we are not adjusting CE requirements, but are monitoring the situation and will adapt as needed.

Continuing Education Notice:

The Board of Psychologist & Psychological Associates reminds licensees 40 hours of continuing education are required per licensing period. In-Person Continuing Education may be obtained by live interactive courses per 12 AAC 60.300 Approved Nonacademic Continuing Education Programs - (e) For a licensing period that begins on or after July 1, 2013, a psychologist or psychological associate may obtain continuing education credit by means of live interactive nonacademic continuing education programs presented over the Internet by sponsoring organizations that are approved as described in this section, if attendance is verified. The Board will continue to monitor continuing education and provide updates as appropriate.

The Board of Psychologists and Psychological Associate Examiners is staffed by the Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing. The Board consists of three psychologists, one psychological associate, and one public member. Board members are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature.

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

PLUS Program Applications

Great news! The State of Alaska Board of Psychologist & Psychological Associate Examiners is excited to offer you the opportunity to apply for licensure online via the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) Psychology Licensure Application System (PLUS).

Professions Regulated by the Board

  • Psychological Associate
  • Psychologist

Important Notice Regarding Telemedicine:

Following SB74, businesses engaged in the practice of telemedicine are required to register for placement on the Telemedicine Business Registry (TBR) through the Professional Licensing Section. Please click HERE to access the application and additional information regarding the registry. Please note that the application is for businesses rather than individual licensees to register; if you have any questions regarding scope of practice requirements or limitations regarding telemedicine, please contact the program’s Occupational Licensing Examiner.

Contact Information

Phone: (907) 465-1074
Fax: (907) 465-2974
Email: BoardOfPsychologists@Alaska.Gov
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK 99811-0806