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Approval in New York

New York Education Department Board of Counseling

  • Provider
    • #MHC-0072
  • 36 Contact hours required every 3 years — 12 may be earned with CE-Credit.com.

Applies To:

  • New York Counselors

Each LMHC must complete 36 hours of approved continuing education courses for each triennial registration period. No more than 12 hours of continuing education activities in any 36 month period, or one-third of the total hours in periods of other length, may consist of self-study educational activities from New York State Education Department approved providers.

The New York State Education Department approval will be indicated on each course page on the CE approval tab.

**For those licensees whose registrations are due to renew March 1, 2020 – July 1, 2022, the Department will grant an adjustment to all licensees to complete up to 100% of the continuing education as self-study, provided that it is taken from a Department-approved provider and is in an acceptable subject area for the specific profession.

Additionally, the Department will grant an adjustment to all licensees, regardless of registration renewal date, to utilize self-study for any coursework taken during the period from March 1, 2020 – July 1, 2022, provided that it is taken from a Department-approved provider and is in an acceptable subject area for the specific profession.**

Board Contact Info

518-474-3817
http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/mhp/mhccehome.htm

View All Courses New York Education Department Board of Counseling accepts individual courses only. Currently 397 of our courses are available for counselors licensed by New York Education Department Board of Counseling. These are just a few examples!

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