Become a Member! 

Benefits of Becoming a Member: 

  • Discounted rates on continuing education units for Certified Health Education Specialists and Certified Public Health Educators

  • A quarterly newsletter with the latest information on health education research, program development and evaluation

  • Opportunity to participate in legislative action

  • Participation in Arkansas SOPHE planning meetings

  • Opportunity to attend the annual “ARSOPHE Health Education Conference”

  • Affiliation with national SOPHE

  • Opportunity to apply for college scholarships

  • Opportunity to know other members who are active at local, state and national levels

Individual Membership:

Individual membership is open to:

  • Any professional with a graduate or undergraduate degree from a formal education program; OR

  • A professional who is employed or functioning in a health education capacity; OR

  • An individual with professional education and experience as a health educator, who has been employed in the health education field for at least one year


Student Membership: 

Student membership is open to:

  • Any person enrolled full-time or part-time in a health education program, either as a graduate or undergraduate

  • A high school student involved in a health-related class, club, or organization