Florida Board of Psychology Member Recruitment
The Governor’s Appointments Office is currently accepting Board member appointment applications for the Florida Board of Psychology. The Board was established to ensure that every psychologist practicing in this state meets minimum requirements for safe practice. The Board is responsible for licensing, monitoring, disciplining and educating psychologists to assure competency and safety to practice in Florida.
The Florida Board of Psychology consists of seven (7) members appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate. The membership is composed of five licensed psychologists and two consumer members. The psychologists must be licensed in good standing. The consumer members must not have been licensed psychologists at any point and must not be affiliated with the practice of the profession. All members must be Florida residents. At least one member must be 60 years of age or older. The Board is currently seeking to fill vacancies for one psychologist and one consumer member. Applications for all appointments are being accepted for consideration.
If you are interested in becoming a Board member, you can find material that provides insight into the duties and responsibilities of the role on the Department of Health’s website at flhealthsource.gov/board-members. In addition, you can browse the Board’s website at https://floridaspsychology.gov/ to learn more about the Board, including how frequently the Board meets and the size of agendas from past meetings. If there are any additional questions regarding the Board, please contact the Executive Director, Allen Hall, at Allen.Hall@Flhealth.gov.
You may submit your application to the Governor’s Appointments Office on their website at https://www.flgov.com/appointments/. If you need assistance with the application or would like further information on the appointments process, you can contact the Governor’s Appointments Office at (850) 717-9243 or by email at Appointments@eog.myflorida.com.
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