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Psychologist Continuing Education CEU Requirements Accreditations & Approvals

State Psychologist Continuing Education CEU Requirements

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ASWB: The Healthcare Training Institute (HTI), provider #1073, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)www.aswb.org through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. HTI maintains responsibility for the program.
NBCC: Healthcare Training Institute has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6102. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Healthcare Training Institute is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
APA: The Healthcare Training Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association, APA to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Healthcare Training Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC: Addiction Counselors, The Association for Addiction Professionals, Approval #97771/#679
AK - Alaska: The Alaska Board of Psychologist & Psychological Associate Examiners at (907) 465-2525 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with a minimum of 3 hours in Ethics. (See our Ethics courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: %email deadline%
The Alaska Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership .
AL - Alabama: The Alabama Board of Examiners in Psychology at 334.242.4127 requires 20 hours of continuing education. Continuing Education Deadline: October 15th

The Alabama Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership.
AR - Arkansas: The Arkansas Psychology Board at (501) 682-6167 requires 20 hours continuing education credit. The Arkansas Board accepts our home study due to the fact that the Healthcare Training Institute offers an exam to evaluate completion of the course as well as a certificate of completion. Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Arkansas Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 19 CE hours of our home study due to APA providership, and all hours cannot be gotten exclusively through homestudy or online.
AZ - Arizona: The Arizona Board of Psychologist Examiners at (602) 542-8162 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with a minimum of 4 hours in Ethics and 4 hours in Domestic Violence or Child Abuse. All of our courses are Category I due to APA Providership #1537 (See our Ethics, Domestic Violence, and Child Abuse courses.)  Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Arizona Psychology/Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 40 CE hours of our “Category I” home study courses due to provision of a Certificate of Completion and our APA providership.
CA - California: The California Board of Psychology at (916) 574-7720 requires 36 hours of continuing education credit. Licensees must check a box self-certifying that they have kept abreast of changes to laws (statutes and regulations) and ethics. (See our Law and Ethics courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: Individual.

The California Board of Psychology accepts 27 of our CE hours approval APA providership.

For Licensed Educational Psychologists (LEP), the California Board of Behavioral Sciences at (916) 574-7830 accepts 36 CE hours with a minimum of 6 hours in Ethics, first-time renewals also require 7 hours in Child Abuse Assessment & Reporting, 15 hours in Alcoholism & Other Chemical Substance Dependency. (See our Ethics, Child Abuse, and Alcoholism courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: Individual.

The California Board of Behavioral Sciences accepts our course CEs due to our APA, ASWB, and NBCC providerships. PCE 5351 state approval is no longer needed.
CO - Colorado: Colorado State Board of Psychologist Examiners at (303) 894-7855 require 40 hrs CE and accept 35 hrs of our online courses due to APA providership.  Continuing Professional Competence Deadline: %email deadline%
CT - Connecticut:

The Connecticut Department of Public Health at (860) 509-7603 requires 10 continuing education hours during each registration period with 2 hrs in Mental Health Conditions related to Veterans and Family Members of Veterans. "Registration period" means the twelve-month period for which a license is being renewed.  Continuing Education Deadline:  Individual

The Connecticut Department of Public Health accepts 5 continuing education hours of our Internet, distance learning or home study courses due to APA providership.

DC - District of Columbia: The Washington DC Board of Psychology at (202) 442-9200 requires 30 hours of continuing education credit with a minimum of 3 hours in Ethics, and 3 hours in Cultural Competence. (See our Ethics, and Cultural Competence/Diversity, courses) Continuing Education Deadline: %email deadline%

The Washington DC Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 15 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership.
DE - Delaware: The Delaware Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (302) 744-4500 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hrs in Ethics. Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Delaware Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 30 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership.
FL - Florida: The Florida Office of School Psychology at (850) 245-4373 requires 28 hrs of CE, with 2 hrs Medical Errors and 2 hrs Domestic Violence, every third biennium (See our Medical Errors and Domestic Violence courses). Continuing Education Deadline: %email deadline%

28 hrs of home study accepted due to APA Providership. Hours are reported to FL CE Broker #50-24842.
FL - Florida: The Florida Board of Psychology at (850) 245-4373 requires 35 clock hours of continuing education credit with 3 CE hours of Ethics (minimum 1 hr FL laws and rules), 2 hours Prevention of Medical Errors, and 2 hours Domestic Violence, every 3rd renewal (See our Ethics, FL laws, Domestic Violence courses, and FL Bd approved Medical Errors Courses #20-340957, #20-500200, & #587133.) Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Florida Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 35 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership.  CE hours are reported to FL CE Broker #50-24842.

Educational Psychologist: The Florida Office of School Psychology at (850) 245-4373 requires 28 hrs of CE, with 2 hrs Medical Errors, 2 hrs Domestic Violence, every third biennium (See our Medical Errors and Domestic Violence courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: Nov 30th

28 hrs of home study accepted due to APA Providership.  Hours are reported to FL CE Broker #50-24842.
GA - Georgia: The Georgia Professional Licensing Boards Division at (478) 207-2440 requires 40 clock hours of continuing education credit with 3 CE hours of Ethics which needs to be earned in face-to-face courses. Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Georgia licensing Board accepts 10 hours via our Area V online home study courses due to APA providership.

HI - Hawaii:

The  Hawaii Board of Psychology at (808) 586-3000 requires 18 continuing education hours for the two year renewal period. Deadline: %email deadline%.

The Hawaii Board of Psychology accepts 18 CE hours of our home study online courses due to APA providership.

IA - Iowa: The Iowa Board of Psychology Examiners at (515) 281-4401 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 6 CE hours Risk Management for second license renewal. For all subsequent renewals following the second license renewal require 6 hours of Ethical Issues or Risk Management.. (See our Ethics and Risk Management courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

40 CE hours
of our home study courses are accepted by the Iowa Psychologist licensing renewal Board due to our APA providership.
ID - Idaho: The Idaho State Board of Psychologist Examiners at (208) 334-3233 requires 20 hours of continuing education credit with 4 hours in Ethics. Continuing Education Deadline: Individual

The Idaho Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts a total of 16 CE hours via our courses: 10 hrs via online and 6 hrs via self study due to APA providership.
IL - Illinois: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation at (217) 785-0800 requires 24 hours with 3 hours Ethics. (See our Ethics Courses) Deadline: %email deadline%

The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation accepts 18 hours of distance learning due to our APA providership.
IN - Indiana: The Indiana Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (317) 232-2960 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 20 hours in Category I; to include 6 CE hours in Ethics. (See our Ethics courses.)  Continuing Education Deadline: %email deadline%

10 hours of our home study are accepted
as Category I hrs due to APA providership and 20 hrs of home study are accepted as Category II hrs. Thus, the Indiana Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts a total of 30 CE hours of our home study courses.
KS - Kansas: The Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board at (785) 296-3240 requires 50 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics and 6 hours in Diagnosis and Treatment. (See our Ethics and Diagnosis and Treatment courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: Individual

The Kansas Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 40 CE hours of our home, self study due to our requirement for taking a posttest to receive a CE certificate and APA providership.
KY - Kentucky: The Kentucky Board of Examiners of Psychology at (502) 564-3296 requires 39 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics or Risk Management, 3 hours of Supervision, if in a supervisory position, and 6 hours in Suicide Assessment, Treatment, and Management, every 6 years. (See our Ethics or Risk ManagementSupervision, and Suicide Assessment courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: Individual

The Kentucky Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 12 CE hours of our home study, internet based courses due to our APA providership.
LA - Louisiana: The Louisiana State Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (225) 295-8410 requires 40 hrs for Psychologists and 50 hrs for LSSPs of continuing education with 2 hours in Ethics (See our Ethics courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%
The Louisiana Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 10 CE hours of our home study, distance learning courses due to APA providership.
MA - Massachusetts: The Massachusetts Board of Registration of Allied Mental Health Professionals at (617) 727-9925 requires 20 hours of continuing education credit. Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%
The Massachusetts Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours of our courses due to APA providership.

Educational Psychologists: The Massachusetts Board of Mental Health at (617) 727-3080 requires 30 contact hrs of CE. Deadline: Dec 31.

15 hrs of home study accepted
due to APA providership #1537.
MA - Massachusetts: The Massachusetts Board of Registration of Psychologists at (617) 727-9925 requires 20 hours of continuing education credit. Deadline:  %email deadline%
The Massachusetts Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours of our courses due to APA providership. Continuing Education

Educational Psychologists: The Massachusetts Board of Mental Health at (617) 727-3080 requires 30 contact hrs of CE. Deadline: Dec 31

15 hrs of home study accepted due to APA providership.

MD - Maryland: The Maryland Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (410) 764-4787  requires 40 hours for Psychologists and 20 hours for Psychology Associates of continuing education with 3 hours in Ethics or Risk Management; 3 hours in Cultural Diversity (See our Ethics, Cultural Diversity, and Med Errors.) “If the psychologist supervised psychology associates during the reporting period, a minimum of 3 CE hours in activities designed to enhance competence in the provision of clinical supervision are required.” (See our Clinical Supervision courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: March 31st.

The Maryland Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours for Psychologists and 10 CE hrs for Psychology Associates of our home study, independent study due to APA providership.
ME - Maine: The Maine Board of Psychology at (207) 624-8621 requires 40 hours of continuing professional education credit, 3 hours in Ethics, and 3 hours in Supervision, if in a Supervisory position. (See our Ethics & Supervision Courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Maine Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 40 CE hours of home study due to APA providership.
MI - Michigan: The Michigan Board of Psychologist at (517) 373-8068 requires 30 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics and 2 hours in Pain and Symptom Management. (See our Ethics and Pain Management Courses below.)  Continuing Education Deadline:  September 1st

The
Michigan Board of Psychology accepts all 30 CE hours via our home study and online courses due to APA providership. 
Human Trafficking: R 338.2525 Training standards for identifying victims of human trafficking; requirements.
Rule 25. (1) Pursuant to section 16148 of the code, MCL 333.16148, an individual seeking licensure or licensed shall complete training in identifying victims of human trafficking that meets the following standards: 
(a) Training content shall cover all of the following:
(i) Understanding the types and venues of human trafficking in the United States.
(ii) Identifying victims of human trafficking in health care settings.
(iii) Identifying the warning signs of human trafficking in health care settings for adults and minors.
(iv) Resources for reporting the suspected victims of human trafficking.
Our course is accepted due to our APA providership.
MN - Minnesota: The Minnesota Board of Psychology at (612) 617-2230 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit. Continuing Education Deadline:  Individual

The Minnesota Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 40 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership.
MO - Missouri: The Missouri State Committee of Psychologists at (573) 751-0099 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit. Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Missouri Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts all 40 CE hours of our “Formal CE Program, Category A” home study courses a due to APA providership.
MS - Mississippi: The Mississippi Board of Psychology at (601) 576-2577 requires 20 clock hours of continuing education with 2 hours in Ethics. (See our Ethics courses). Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Mississippi Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership.
MT - Montana: The Montana Board of Psychologists at (406) 841-2258 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit. Continuing Education Deadline: %email deadline%

The Montana Psychologist licensisng renewal Board accepts 40 CE hours of home study  due to APA providership. 
NC - North Carolina: The North Carolina Psychology Board at (828) 262-2258 requires 18 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics.  (See our Ethics courses).  Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The North Carolina Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 18 CE hours of our “Category A” courses due to APA providership.
ND - North Dakota: The North Dakota Psychology Board at (701) 214-5580 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics and 3 hrs Supervision, for Supervisors. (See our Ethics and Supervision courses). Continuing Education Deadline: October 31st

The North Dakota Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours of our home study, online courses due to our APA providership.
NE - Nebraska: The Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services at (402) 471-2117 require 24 hours of continuing education credit. Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Nebraska Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 24 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership.
NH - New Hampshire: The New Hampshire Board of Mental Health Practice at (603) 271-6762  requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 6 hours in Ethics. (See our Ethics courses).

The New Hampshire Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours Category A of our home study due to APA providership. Continuing Education Deadline:  Individual
NJ - New Jersey: The New Jersey State Board of Psychological Examiners at (973) 504-6470 requires 40 continuing education credits with 4 credits in Domestic Violence. (See our Domestic Violence courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: June 30th.

The New Jersey State Board of Psychological Examiners accepts 30 credits of our online, home study courses due to APA providership.
NM - New Mexico: The New Mexico Board of Psychologist Examiners at (505) 476-4622 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 4 hours in Cultural Diversity/Competence and 5 hours in Ethics (See our Cultural Competency/Diversity & Ethics courses). Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The New Mexico Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 25 CE hours of our "Category II" home study courses due to APA providership.
NV - Nevada: The Nevada Board of Psychological Examiners at (775) 688-1268 requires 30 hours of continuing education credit with 6 hours in Ethics and 2 hours in Suicide Prevention and Awareness. (See our Ethics and Suicide courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

15 CE hours
of our home study, distance education courses are accepted by the Nevada Psychologist licensing renewal Board due to APA providership.
NY - New York: Continuing education hours are not required for New York Psychologists.
OH - Ohio: The Ohio State Board of Psychology at (614) 466-8808 requires 23 hours of continuing education credit with 4 hours in Ethics or Cultural Diversity. (See our Ethics and Cultural Diversity courses). CE Deadline:  %email deadline%
All 23 CE hours of our home study courses are accepted by the Ohio Psychologist licensing renewal Board due to APA providership. 
OK - Oklahoma: The Oklahoma State Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (405) 522-1333 requires 20 clock hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics. (See our Ethics courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%
The Oklahoma Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership. 
OR - Oregon: The Oregon Board of Psychologist Examiners at (503) 378-4154 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 4 hours in Ethics, 4 hours in Cultural Competency,  and 7 hours in Pain Management, a one time only requirement (1 hr must be from the Oregon Pain Management Commission). (See our Ethics, Cultural Competency and Pain Management courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: Individual

The Oregon Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 20 hours of home study due to our courses are designed to meet the Board's requirements. 
PA - Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania State Board of Psychology at (717) 783-7155 requires 30 contact hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics, 2 hours of Board-approved continuing education in child abuse recognition and reporting, and 1 hr Suicide Prveention. (See our Ethics, Child Abuse Reporting, & Suicide courses). Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The "Child Abuse Reporting" course is approved  for 2  CE hrs. by the PA Department of Human Services (DHS), Office of Children, Youth and Families Bureau of Policy, Programs and Operations in accordance with Act 31 of 2014 entitled "PA Child Abuse Reporting." Our Provider number and other information are listed below.
Program Number:  CAPR000061
Course Number: HTI00001
Provider License Number Issued By DOS: CACE000063
Provider Name: Healthcare Training Institute
For the Child Abuse Reporting Course, you will be required to provide your date of birth and last four digits of your Social Security number along with your PA license number required by the PA Department of State Child Abuse Training Process.

The Pennsylvania Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 15 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership. 
RI - Rhode Island: The Rhode Island Board of Psychology at (401) 222-2827 requires 24 hours of continuing education credits. Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Rhode Island Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 24 CE hours of our home study courses due to our APA providership. 
SC - South Carolina: The South Carolina Board of Examiners in Psychology at (803) 896-4664 requires 24 contact hours of continuing education credit. Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The South Carolina Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 24 CE hours of our “Category A” home study courses due to APA providership. 
SD - South Dakota: The South Dakota Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (605) 642-1600 requires 6 hours of continuing education credit.  Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%
The South Dakota Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 6 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership.
TN - Tennessee: The Tennessee Board of Examiners in Psychology at (615) 741-5735 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hrs in Ethics and 3 hrs in Cultural Diversity. (See our Ethics and Cultural Diversity courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  Individual

The Tennessee Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts accepts 20 CE hrs of our distance learning online courses due to APA providership. All of our courses are Type 1.
TX - Texas: The Texas State Board of Examiners in Psychology at (512) 305-7700 requires 20 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics and  3 hours Cultural Diversity (See our Ethics and Cultural Diversity Courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  Individual

The Texas Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 20 CE hours of our online courses due to APA providership. 
UT - Utah: The Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing at (801) 530-6628 requires 48 hours of continuing education credit with 6 hours in Ethics. (See our Ethics courses.)  Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

18 CE hours
of our internet/distance learning courses are accepted by the Utah Psychology renewal Board due to APA providership. 
VA - Virginia: The Virginia Board of Psychology at (804) 367-4697 requires 14 hours of continuing education credit, with 1.5 hours in Ethics. (See our Ethics courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%
The Virginia Psychologist licensing renewal Board accepts 8 CE hours of our home study courses,due to APA providership. 
VT - Vermont: The Vermont Board of Psychological Examiners at (802) 828-2373 requires 60 hours of continuing education credit with 6 hours in Ethics. (See our Ethics courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: %email deadline%

The Vermont Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 24 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership. 
WA - Washington: The Washington State Department of Health Examining Board of Psychology at (360) 236-4700 requires 60 hours of continuing education credit with 4 hours in Ethics and 6 hours Suicide Assessment, Treatment, and Management, every 6 years. (See our Ethics courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: Individual

The Washington Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 60 hours of our home study courses due to APA providership. 
WI - Wisconsin: The Wisconsin Psychology Examining Board at (608) 266-2112 requires 40 hours of continuing education credit with 6 hours in Ethics or Risk Management . (See our Ethics or Risk Management courses.) Continuing Education Deadline:  %email deadline%

The Wisconsin Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 40 CE hours of our home study courses due to APA providership. 
WV - West Virginia: The West Virginia Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (304) 558-3040 requires 20 hours of continuing education credit with 3 hours in Ethics and 2 hours in Mental Health Conditions related to Veterans and Family Members of Veterans. (See our Ethics, PTSD, and Suicide courses.) Continuing Education Deadline: Individual

The West Virginia Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 20 hours of our home study due to our APA providership. 
WY - Wyoming: The Wyoming State Board of Psychology at (307) 777-5403 requires 30 hours of continuing education credit. Continuing Education Deadline: %email deadline%

The Wyoming Psychology licensing renewal Board accepts 30 hours of our home study due to our APA providership.