Renewal Information

Renewal Information for all levels of licensure will be sent out no later than October 15, 2018

Renewal information for all licenses will be mailed no later than October 15, 2018.

For Psychologists: You should receive both an email and mailed confirmation of the renewal process.  Each document will be sent to your directory address (unless an alternative mailing address has been provided to the Board office.)

For Behavior Analysts: Renewal information will be mailed to your directory address (unless an alternative mailing address has been provided to the Board office.)

To verify your directory address you may review your information in the licensure lookup.

  • Renewal forms and fee must be received by December 31, 2018.
  • Postmarked December 31, 2016 or received in person in the office December 31, 2018. 
    • Renewals received after the above dates will be considered late and require $100.00 late fee if received after the above dates.
  • Office hours will remain Monday-Thursday 8am - 7pm
  • If you would like verification of receipt the Board recommends sending certified or signature required. 
    • We are a small office, and are often busy during renewal and may not have time to notify each licensee of receipt of renewal.
  • The Board is working to initiate online renewal, and information for the change of procedure will be sent with the renewal forms. 
  • A renewal will not be considered complete without CEUs and renewal fee.
  • If your form is returned, it could be marked late if received complete after above dates.

Continuing Education

Any person who received their license between January 2017 and December 2018 will not be required to provide proof of Continuing Education credits.

No license is allowed to have more than 15 distance learning credits.

For this renewal:  Distance learning credits are defined in NAC 641.007 “Distance education course” means a course of instruction in which the student receives instruction at a location at which the instructor is not physically present. The term includes, without limitation, a course designed for home study and a course in which instruction is provided via CD-ROM, the Internet or videoconference.”

Further information will be included with your renewal packet. 

Psychologist

You are required to provide proof:

  • 30 hours of continuing education credits
    • 6 hours of scientific and professional ethics and standards, and common areas of professional misconduct.
  • Ethics course must be APA or Board approved and may be taken through distance learning.
    • 2 hours of evidence-based suicide prevention and awareness.
  • This is a new requirement placed on psychologists’ license through the most recent legislative session, AB 93. Changes to NRS 641 and NAC 641 are in order to reflect the new requirement. The requirement is in place July 2016- July 2026

Approved courses can be found listed in NAC 641.136

NO MORE THAN 15 DISTANCE LEARNING CREDITS WILL BE COUNTED

Licensed Behavior Analysts, and Licensed Assistant Behavior Analysts: Transition to Aging and Disability Will Take Place January 1, 2019

You will receive the notice from the Board, and renew through the Board office. All Renewals must be received on or before December 31, 2018. As the Board will no longer have jurisdiction over Behavior analysts and will not be able to evaluate late renewals. If you submit your renewal AFTER December 31, 2018 your license may not be activated until the Behavior Analysis Board is activated through NRS 437.

The Board office will facilitate the transfer of all licensing files, and has worked with ADSD to guarantee each licensee is given credit for their renewal, if received PRIOR TO DECEMBER 31, 2018. 

You are required to provide proof:

  • 30 hours of continuing education credits
    • 6 hours of scientific and professional ethics and standards, and common areas of professional misconduct.
      • Ethics course must be BCBA, ABAI or Board approved and may be taken through distance learning.

Approved courses can be found listed in NAC 641.1363

NO MORE THAN 15 DISTANCE LEARNING CREDITS WILL BE COUNTED

Submit College/University courses for CEU credit:

DUE TO THE UNIQUENESS OF THE TRANSITION THE BOARD WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY CREDIT FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT.

What to do if you haven't received your renewal?

Renewals will be sent out by October 15, 2018.  If you have not received your renewal form, information or have lost it please contact the Board office at 775-688-1268 or nbop@govmail.state.nv.us to have a replacement sent to you at the correct address.