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Approval in New Mexico

New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 40 credit hours required — 24 may be earned with CE-Credit.com.

Applies To:

  • New Mexico Counselors
  • New Mexico Marriage & Family Therapists

CE-Credit.com’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for Professional Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists, as set forth by the New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board.

6 of the 40 hours must be in ethics, and if the licensee supervises anyone then they also are required to have 3 hours of supervision.

A therapist can earn 12 hours of online credits (reading material online and answering questions over the Internet AND then take another 12 hours reading a homestudy course/book at home. However, based upon an email response from the counseling board, a therapist cannot take 24 hours of ONLY online reading or ONLY homestudy course/book at home.

Please Note If you take a Homestudy (Book) course, please indicate as such before printing your certificate. Please add “Homestudy” when prompted to add text to your certificate.

CE-Credit.com, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC #5951). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board
Phone: 505-476-4622
http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Counseling_and_Therapy_Practice_Requirements_and_Continuing_Education.aspx

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Disclaimer

We do our best keep our information current, but state laws sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

If you are aware of a change in your requirements that is not shown here, please let us know!

New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board uses the term credit hours to refer to continuing education credit hours. Our system normally refers to CE credit hours. On CE-Credit.com these terms may be considered synonymous.

Contact Info

New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board
Phone: 505-476-4622
http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Counseling_and_Therapy_Practice_Requirements_and_Continuing_Education.aspx

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in New Mexico:

  • Counselors
  • Marriage & Family Therapists

Please Note:

Carefully read your state licensure renewal requirements as some jurisdictions have specific topic requirements or limits on the number of accepted Online/Home Study credits.

State laws often change, so please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.