Non-Discrimination Policy

AANPCB does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender, religion, disability, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, military discharge status, linguistic background, or source of income in any of its program activities or agency operations.

Activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of certification staff, and the selection of volunteers and vendors. All candidates for certification will be judged solely on published eligibility criteria for examination and certification as determined by AANPCB.

Special Accommodations Requests


Do not schedule your examination until after your Special Accommodations request has been processed by PSI Special Accommodations.

All requests for Special Accommodations/Arrangements are processed by our testing vendor, PSI Services LLC. PSI examination centers are equipped to provide reasonable and appropriate arrangements for applicants with a disability in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, updated 2010. Candidates who wish to request special arrangements because of a disability must complete and fax the Special Accommodation Request Form and supporting documentation to PSI at (702) 932-2666.

Requirements for special arrangement requests

Applicants are required to submit documentation to PSI on the letterhead stationery of the medical authority, specialist, or learning institution that rendered a diagnosis. Verification must include the following:

Procedure for special arrangement requests

  1. Click here for the Special Accommodation Request Form. It may be found under the "Certification Documents" and is attached to the AANPCB Candidate Information Bulletin on PSI website when registering.
  2. Complete the Special Accommodation Request Form and fax it, along with required supporting documentation, to PSI Special Accommodations at (702) 932-2666. Do not fax the form to AANPCB.
  3. PSI Special Accommodations will call you back to schedule the examination within 48 hours.
  4. If you have not heard from PSI after 4 business days, please call (800) 367-1565, ext. 6750 and leave a voice message.
  5. DO NOT SCHEDULE YOUR EXAMINATION UNTIL AFTER the special accommodation/arrangement request and documentation have been received and processed by PSI Special Accommodations.