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Who We Are

The Virginia Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology consists of a 7-member Board, as well as administrative, enforcement, licensing, and support staff.

What We Do

The following professions are regulated by the Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.

  • Audiologist
  • Speech-Language Pathologist
  • School Speech-Language Pathologist

 

Apply for License

Apply for License

Recent graduates, professionals licensed outside of Virginia, and those wanting to reinstate licenses.

File a Complaint

File a Complaint

The Department of Health Professions investigates complaints about Virginia healthcare practitioners who may have violated a regulation or law.

Renew License

Renew License

Health Professionals who are licensed in Virginia can renew their licenses online.

Practitioner Information

Practitioner Info

Lookup or verify a license, review case decisions.

Laws and Regulations

Laws and Regulations

Review state laws and regulations that apply to health professionals.

Guidance Documents

Guidance Documents

Read documents which provide information or guidance to providers and the public. 

Featured News

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Scam Alert

The Department of Health Professions (DHP) has been made aware that some licensees have received fraudulent communications from individuals claiming to be from one of our licensing boards or another agency

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Changes to Issuance of Licenses, Certifications and Registrations

The Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology will cease mailing hard-copy licenses.

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Upcoming Events

Tue, Oct 19, 2021 1:00 PM
Formal Hearing

More information on the Calendar Page.

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Virginia Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
AudBD@dhp.virginia.gov | Contact the Board
Leslie L. Knachel, Executive Director
Melissa A. McNichol, Au.D., CCC-A, Chair