Continuing Education for Mental Health Counselors in New Mexico

CE requirements for NM professional counselors (LPCC, LMHC, LPAT):

  • 40 hours of continuing education every 2 years, including 6 hours of ethics
  • Licensees who provide supervision must include 3 hours of supervision
  • 12 hours can be earned online
  • Renewal: September 30, even-numbered years

CE Approvals: The New Mexico NM Board of Counseling and Therapy Practice accepts programs from providers approved by APA and NBCC. At Health is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.

At Health, Inc.is approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6719. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. At Health, Inc. is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

NM professional counselors can earn 12 of their CE credits online through athealth.com. View the course catalog at http://athealth.com/course-catalog/

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the NM continuing education regulations, go to http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/counseling_and_therapy_practice.aspx

Page last modified or reviewed by athealth.com on September 20, 2016