Online Continuing Education for Mental Health Professionals

Unlimited access for members at no extra cost!

See CE Events by Common Topics:

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GriefReturn to the top of the page

Grow Your PracticeReturn to the top of the page

LGBTQReturn to the top of the page

Models of TherapyReturn to the top of the page

Sleep and DreamsReturn to the top of the page

SuicidalityReturn to the top of the page

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TraumaReturn to the top of the page

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Is an approved CE provider?
Yes. is approved to provide continuing education by the National Board for Certified Counselors, the California Board of Behavior Sciences, the Association for Addiction Professionals, and the Association of Social Work Boards through their Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program.'s CE events are also approved by the American Psychological Association for psychologists; APA approval applies to all CE events from May 2011 or beyond.

  • American Psychological Association (APA) provider No. 26217774
  • Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) provider No. 135463
  • Association of Social Work Boards Approved Continuing Education (ACE) provider No. 1352
  • California Board of Behavior Sciences (BBS) provider No. 4678
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) provider No. 6380

These continuing education approvals are accepted by most state licensing boards for social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy, and/or psychology. Please check with your state licensing board to verify that CE credits approved by one or all of these organizations are accepted for your license.

How many CE credits can I get from
There is no limit to the number of CE credits a member can earn by accessing's live events and archived recordings. Most of our CE events award two CE credits. For any live events you attend or archived recordings you access, you may download a CE certificate upon completion, documenting your CE credits. generally offers three new live CE events per month.

Can I get CE credits for accessing archived events?
Absolutely. Recordings of all live CE events are made available within two weeks of the conclusions of the live presentations. You can access all recorded events in the Members' Area of the Continuing Education Archive. To receive CE credits for an archived event, you will need to complete a survey as well as a 12-question exam, verifying that you listened to or watched the event in its entirety. Archived CE events generally are considered "homestudy" by licensing boards and are available with the same sponsor approvals as live events.

Who presents's continuing education events?'s CE events are presented by leading thinkers, innovators, researchers, authors, and practitioners in the fields of psychotherapy, counseling, clinical social work, psychology, and/or marriage and family therapy. Our presenters specialize in a variety of clinical topics, and are selected and reviewed by our Continuing Education Committee. If you are looking for a specific presenter, just click on "Search CE Events" tab at the top of this page and type in the first or last name of the presenter you are looking for.

How long are's CE web conferences?
The majority of our upcoming CE presentations are two hours long and award two CE credits. Prior to 2014, many of our events were 1.5 hours long, available with 1.5 CE credits. Several of our CE events were or are offered as part of a series, available with more credits for attending or listening to all sections of the series. You can see the length and the number of CE credits available for accessing a particular event listed on each event's description/registration page. Most of our live CE events are scheduled on Fridays at 9 a.m. Pacific (12 p.m. Eastern).

How do I get a CE certificate? members may receive a CE certificate verifying their CE credits for any live or archived CE event they attend. To request a CE certificate:

  1. Log in to the Members' Area with your username and password.
  2. Click "Request a CE Certificate" at the left of the page under "Learn & Grow."
  3. Locate the event you attended.
  4. Enter the start and end codes provided at the beginning and end of the event.
  5. Complete the survey about the event.
  6. If you access a recorded event, you must also complete a 12-question exam based on event material. You must score above 80% to be eligible for CE credit, but you can retake the exam as many times as needed if you do not succeed the first time.
  7. Print your CE certificate or save it as a PDF. You may print as many copies as you need for your records, and you may access your CE certificates at any time through the Members' Area.

How can I register for a CE event?
To register for an upcoming CE event, simply select the event you are interested in from our list of upcoming events. From the event's page, click on the green "Register" button at the right side of the page. If you are not logged in already, you will be prompted to log in with your username and password, and then you will be registered. You will receive reminder emails with participation instructions the week before the live event.

You do not need to register for an event to access the archived recording. All CE recordings in the Continuing Education Archive are available at any time.

How much do's CE events cost?
All of's CE events are available at no additional cost to members. To learn more about's benefits of membership or to join today, click here.

Are the CE courses considered live events?
If you access a CE event being presented in "real time," then the event is considered a live event. If you choose to access recordings of the event in the Continuing Education Archive, then you are accessing what most CE sponsors call a "home-study program."

Are the CE courses considered teleconferences or web conferences?
The majority of our CE events are offered as live web conferences via the Internet and phone, with live streaming video and document sharing and question-and-answer periods. Audio/video recordings are available of all CE events in the Continuing Education Archive two weeks after the live event. However, many events also are available as video recordings.

How do I become a CE presenter?
If you are interested in presenting a CE event with, please contact us here.

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All are available to members at no additional cost.

As part of our mission to promote healthy therapy, provides all of our therapist members with quality, accessible continuing education events so they may expand their knowledge and clinical skills to better serve the people they work with in therapy. offers at least 30 new online CE events each year, available to members at no additional cost, as well as a robust archive of recorded CE events, all available with CE certificates.'s CE events are presented by leading innovators and thinkers in the field of psychotherapy, counseling, clinical social work, psychology, and/or marriage and family therapy, and are reviewed and selected by our Continuing Education Committee.


Mental health professionals who meet our membership requirements can take advantage of benefits such as:

  • Client referrals
  • Continuing education credits
  • Publication and media opportunities
  • Marketing resources and webinars
  • Special discounts

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  • ace is Approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. maintains responsibility for this program and its content. APA approval applies to all events listed after May 2011.

  • Logo is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.

  • Logo is approved by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) to provide continuing education credits; provider #4678.

  • Logo is an Approved Education Provider by NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals to provide continuing education for addiction services professionals; provider #135463.

  • ace is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program; provider # 1352. offers streaming video subscription services for mental health professionals with more than 200 educational videos covering a wide range of modalities, theoretical approaches, and populations. members can get discounts on this and other services, here.