CE Requirements for MFTs in Alabama

Alabama marriage and family therapists (LMFT) are required to take forty (40) hours of continuing education (CE) every 2 years.

  • LMFTs must complete at least 10 hours in clinical MFT workshops, which include a minimum of 6 hours in the area of diagnosis and treatment. Alabama LMFTs must also take a minimum of 6 hours in professional issues and ethics.
  • LMFT supervisors must complete at least 5 hours of CE in the area of supervision.

Alabama LMFTs can take up to twenty (20) credits of CE via distance learning.

The Alabama Board of Examiners in Marriage and Family Therapy accepts courses from NBCC approved providers.  At Health (athealth.com) is an NBCC approved CE provider (ACEP #6719).

Alabama LMFTs can earn twenty (20) CE credits online through athealth.com.
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State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the Alabama continuing education regulations, go to http://mft.alabama.gov/rules.aspx#CHAPTER_536-X-6

Page last modified or reviewed by athealth.com on April 26, 2015