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Approval in Oregon

Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists

  • Provider Info:

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

Applies To:

  • Oregon Counselors
  • Oregon Marriage & Family Therapists

40 credits are required and all 40 credits to be earned with online/distant learning courses from qualifying providers. CE-Credit.com is approved by NBCC (provider #5951) to offer CE courses for Counselors and MFTs.

3 credit hours must be in ethics and 4 must be in cultural competency.
There is also a one time requirement for 7 credit hours in pain management.

In order to complete the continuing education requirements, education/training experiences must be in one of the following approved program areas:

LPCs

  • counseling theory
  • social and cultural foundations
  • the helping relationship
  • group dynamics
  • life-style and career development
  • appraisal of individuals
  • research and evaluation
  • professional orientation and ethics
  • professional supervision training

LMFTs

In addition to the areas listed immediately above, LMFTs need educational/training experience in the following areas:

  • theories of marital and family therapy
  • assessment and treatment in marital and family therapy
  • ethics and professional studies
  • research
  • professional supervision training

Courses in personal growth, computers, administration, management, or other how-to-improve-your-business classes will NOT count.

See full detailed guidelines here:
http://www.oregon.gov/OBLPCT/ce_req.shtml

Board Contact Info

Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists
3218 Pringle Rd. SE, Suite 250
Salem, OR 97302-6312
[email protected]
Phone: 503-378-5499
http://www.oregon.gov/OBLPCT

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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!

Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists 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

Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists
3218 Pringle Rd. SE, Suite 250
Salem, OR 97302-6312
[email protected]
Phone: 503-378-5499
http://www.oregon.gov/OBLPCT

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Oregon:

  • 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.