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Approval in Alabama

Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 40 credit hours required; 10 may be earned with CE-credit.com.
    Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling has special CE requirements. Those requirements are listed below.

Applies To:

  • Alabama Counselors

LPC
40 credit hours by your 2 year license renewal date.
10 credits may be earned with distant learning (online/homestudy) courses.

ALC
10 credit hours by your 1 year license renewal period.
2.5 credits may be earned with distant learning (online/homestudy) courses.

Board Contact Info

Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling
Board’s CE Regulations: http://www.abec.alabama.gov/PDFs/9-10/255-X-7.pdf
Phone: 205-458-8716

  • Requirement: Ethics, 6 credit hours

    It’s recommended that the word “Ethics” appears in the title of your ethics course.

    LPC
    A minimum of six (6) clock hours of continuing education per renewal period devoted to ethical concerns for practice, assessment, supervision, or research in counseling.

    ALC
    A minimum of three (2) clock hours of continuing education per renewal period devoted to ethical concerns for practice, assessment, supervision, or research in counseling.

    22 courses available. View Courses

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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!

Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling 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

Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling
Board’s CE Regulations: http://www.abec.alabama.gov/PDFs/9-10/255-X-7.pdf
Phone: 205-458-8716

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Alabama:

  • Counselors

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.