GoodTherapy.org is Approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. GoodTherapy.org maintains responsibility for this program and its content. APA approval applies to all events listed after May 2011.
GoodTherapy.org 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.
GoodTherapy.org is an Approved Education Provider by NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals to provide continuing education for addiction services professionals; provider #135463.
GoodTherapy.org 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.
GoodTherapy.org is an association of mental health professionals who support efforts to reduce harm in therapy. Mental health professionals who are members of GoodTherapy.org come from more than 30 different countries and agree to provide ethical, collaborative therapy services. Ranked as one of the top therapist directories on the Internet, GoodTherapy.org also works to help people seeking treatment connect with therapists like you.
Benefits of GoodTherapy.org Membership:
Members who meet GoodTherapy.org's educational, licensure, and philosophical requirements can activate a profile in GoodTherapy.org's therapist directory. The GoodTherapy.org Network receives more than 1.5 million searches for therapists each month and reaches, through a variety of partner and advertising networks, an estimated 7 million people monthly. GoodTherapy.org's directory ranks high in online searches for therapists and our advanced profile features allow our members to make a connection with people seeking therapy. We guarantee that members with profile listings will receive a referral.* Learn more about how GoodTherapy.org can provide you with referrals, here.
Unlimited Access to Online Continuing Education Events
GoodTherapy.org members have access to more than 30 new online continuing education (CE) events each year presented by leading thinkers, researchers, and practitioners. Past presenters include Dan Siegel, Francine Shapiro, John Gottman, Claudia Black, Richard Schwartz, and many others.
In addition to live web conferences, members can access more than 320 credit hours worth of recorded events in GoodTherapy.org's online Continuing Education Archive, all available at no additional cost with downloadable CE certificates upon completion. GoodTherapy.org is an approved CE provider by the American Psychological Association, the Association for Addiction Professionals, the National Board for Certified Counselors, the Association of Social Work Boards, and the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, meaning most mental health professionals can satisfy all of their CE requirements from the convenience of their homes or offices.
Affiliation With a Trusted Brand in Therapy
As an exclusive directory, GoodTherapy.org maintains the highest membership requirements, individually verifying that each applicant meets strict educational, licensure, and philosophical guidelines. Through a listing in GoodTherapy.org's therapist directory, members implicitly communicate to potential clients their support for healthy therapy practices. Consumers trust the GoodTherapy.org brand as an authoritative source in mental health. Learn more about why we started GoodTherapy.org and the mission and vision that guides our organization.
Members can share their expertise on a variety of clinical topics by submitting articles for publication consideration on The Good Therapy Blog—a leading online resource about therapy, psychology, and mental health with an audience in the millions. Qualified members can also apply to serve as Topic Expert contributors, who are eligible to be solicited for quotes in news pieces and to answer reader-submitted questions in our popular Dear GoodTherapy.org column. Topic Expert contributors can also receive free months of membership and a Topic Expert seal for their websites and profiles, adding a layer of authority and consumer confidence. Articles written by our members are also featured on GoodTherapy.org’s rapidly growing social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.), in our advertising and partnership network, and in weekly email newsletters to potential therapy seekers.
Members can log in to GoodTherapy.org to gain exclusive access to various media relations inquiries and share their expertise with media outlets, journalists, and members of the press who seek experts for interviews or content contributions. Members of the press might also wish to showcase mental health professionals in various media-related productions, including print, television, and radio, and this collaboration can involve significant exposure for therapists and mental health professionals who are interested in working with media outlets. We update our media relations daily to feature new media inquiries from GoodTherapy.org and other international, national, and local publications and programs seeking experts on a variety of health-related topics.
Discounts on Therapy-Related Products and Services
Members of GoodTherapy.org are eligible to receive special offers and reduced rates from industry-leading service providers and manufacturers. Members can take advantage of discounts and/or free trials on practice management software, appointment scheduling, liability insurance, and more. In addition, members can get two months free with Brighter Vision—a leader in custom therapist website design. New offers, exclusive to GoodTherapy.org members, are added throughout the year.
Marketing Resources for Therapists
GoodTherapy.org offers helpful information and resources to members interested in growing their practices. In particular, members can access live and recorded marketing webinars with experts who specialize in healthcare marketing. These resources are available at no extra cost to GoodTherapy.org members.
* Additional information about our Referral Guarantee Program is available in our Terms of Service for Members.