Continuing Education for Missouri Social Workers

CE requirements for MO social workers:

  • 30 clock hours, including 3 hours of ethics, every 2 years
  • Course must contribute directly to the advancement of professional skills and scientific knowledge of a licensed individual.
  • Maximum of fifteen (15) hours for self-study programs (i.e., audio or video recordings, electronic, computer, or interactive materials or programs)

CE Approvals: The Missouri Committee for Social Work does not approve courses, but will accept relevant courses from APA and ASWB. At Health is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Programs for social workers are available for continuing education credit through the co-sponsorship of At Health, Inc., and Amedco, LLC. Amedco, #1346, 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. Amedco maintains responsibility for the program.

MO social workers can earn fifteen (15) of their continuing education credits online through View the course catalog at

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

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