Welcome to MHACBO

Grant Update - Testing Fees are Covered!

  • 3/13/2023 - We are pushing updated waived fee renewal applications into accounts.  If you received an automatic email, please disregard.  This update impacts - CADC I, CADC II, CADC III, CRM I, CRM II & CPS
  • On January 9th, MHACBO has signed a grant with the Oregon Health Authority to cover most fees until 6/30/2024:
  • Refunds are coming
  • MHACBO offers certifications in Mental Health (QMHA & QMHP), Addiction (CADC I, CADC II, CADC III) Peer (CRM & CRM II, CGRM), Gambling (CGAC I & CGAC II) and Prevention (CPS)
    • To begin the online application process, click the "Certification" tab
  • Please contact MHACBO before coming to our office, or email us to make an appointment


MHACBO offers a continuum of certifications for Oregon behavioral health workforce.

  • National Computerized Exams
  • Primary Source Verification
  • Registration, Certification, Enumeration


Looking to validate a practitioner's certification? Our searchable online registry makes it easy to verify the status and enumeration of a certified member.  The MHACBO Registry is updated every 24 hours.

Jobs Bulletin Board

The MHACBO Jobs Bulletin Board is Oregon's premier place for behavioral health employment opportunities.

Education Resources

The MHACBO Education Resource calendar contains a searchable database of behavioral health course offerings, and allows instructors to post and manage their course announcements.


Certemy certification software is used in multiple states.  The Certemy online application system allows members to access their file anytime they wish.

Data Reports

MHACBO is a source of valuable information regarding the behavioral health workforce, including: median wages, workforce disparity, educational needs, and data regarding beliefs and attitudes.