The Board of Examiners of Psychologists

General Information

Laws & Regulations

About the Board​

​PHONE:410-764-4787

The Board of Examiners of Psychologists is a group of seven licensed psychologists and two consumer members appointed by the Governor to administer and regulate the laws regarding the practice of psychology in Maryland. The Board's mission is to ensure that consumers in Maryland receive quality psychological services in accordance with the laws in Maryland. The Board has been in existence since July 1,1981. The original Psychologist's Act was enacted into law in Maryland on July 1,1957 by the General Assembly. The Board functions include licensing psychologists, approving psychology associates, renewing licenses, reviewing continuing education, promulgating regulations, interpreting the scope of practice, educating licensees, and investigating complaints.    

BOARD MEMBERS

Christopher Bishop, Psy.D., Chair
Linda Berg-Cross, Ph.D., Vice Chair
Crystal L. Barksdale, Ph.D., MPH
James F. Gormally, Ph.D., ABPP
Irene W. Leigh, Ph.D.
Neal R. Morris, Ed,D, MS, CBSM, ABPP-CL
Reginald Nettles, Ph.D., CGP
Raj Razdan, Consumer Member
Zeno St. Cyr, II, Consumer Member




​BOARD STAFF

Lorraine Smith, MA, MPH, Executive Director
Stephanie Coley, Administrative Assistant
P. Morris English, M.S., Investigator
Swagata Pramanik, DP Programmer Analyst II
Sally Mitchell, Licensing Coordinator
Brett E. Felter, JD, Assistant Attorney General
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