The American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry (AOBNP) was established in 1941, with the mission of the AOBNP to help maintain a high standard of practice within the osteopathic profession by developing and conducting an ethical and fair process to enable qualified candidates to pursue and achieve osteopathic board certification and recertification in neurology, psychiatry and all subspecialty areas of jurisdiction awarded to this Board.

Certification Exams

Exam dates, locations, and on-line applications are now AVAILABLE HERE.

March 2017We are pleased to announce that the Psychiatry Part I, OCC-Psychiatry, and OCC-Neurology examinations will now be offered at Pearson VUE testing centers across the U.S. March 7 through March 14, 2017. (Candidates will be able to sign up for any date, time, and location available during this time frame.) More Information Coming Soon!

Paper-Based Testing Will be Offered February 28, 2017 (Austin, TX) for:


Neurology Part I

Neurophysiology OCC Cognitive Assessment (recertification)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry OCC Cognitive Assessment (recertification)

Child and Adolescent Neurology OCC Cognitive Assessment (recertification)

Geriatric Psychiatry OCC Cognitive Assessment (recertification)

Subspecialty Examinations

Neurophysiology Subspecialty Exam

Geriatric Psychiatry Subspecialty Exam

Osteopathic Continuous Certification

AOBNP now offers a zero cost portal to complete and report your PPA’s


Our office will be closed Thursday, November 24 - Friday, November 25 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will re-open with normal hours on Monday, November 28.

Best wishes for a happy holiday!