Continuing Education (CE) for LMFTs in North Carolina

Continuing education (CE) requirements for licensed marriage and family therapists (LMFT, LMFTA) in NC:

  • Twenty (20) hours of continuing education (CE) each year, including 3 hours of ethics.  Seventeen (17) of the hours must be related to practice of marriage and family therapy
  • The North Carolina Marriage and Family Therapy Board accepts both live and online courses that relate to marriage and family therapy.
  • Renew annually: June 30

North Carolina LMFTs and LMFTAs can earn all twenty (20) of their CE credits online through

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State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the North Carolina continuing education regulations, click the button below.

NC - CE requirements for MFTs

Page last modified or reviewed by on Jan 10, 2020.

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