Continuing Education for Kentucky Licensed Professional Art Therapist

CE requirements for licensed professional art therapists in Kentucky:

  • LPAT: 40 hours of CE every 2 years
  • LPATA (associate): 18 hours every 2 years
  • Must include at least 3 hours of CE on ethics

All CE hours must be in or related to the field of professional art therapy.

Acceptable content:

Psychological and psychotherapeutic theories and practice
Art therapy assessment
Art therapy theory and practice
Client populations
Art theory and media
Professionalism and ethics

CE Approvals: The Kentucky Board of Licensure for Professional Art Therapists accepts courses from APA, NBCC, and NAADAC approved sponsors. At Health ( is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. At Health, Inc. is approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6719. is approved as a continuing education provider by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Provider #148460.

Assuming they select courses with acceptable content, licensed professional art therapists in Kentucky can earn all of their credits online through View our course catalog at

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the Kentucky continuing education regulations, go to

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