Continuing Education for Professional Counselors in Alaska

CE requirements for Alaska professional counselors:

  • Must complete 40 hours of continuing education every 2 years, including 3 hours of professional ethics
  • No more than one-half of the total number of CE hours may be earned from individual study

CE Approvals: The Alaska Board of Professional Counselors accepts programs from NBCC and APA approved sponsors. At Health is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP #6719). At Health is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. At Health maintains responsibility for the program.

AK professional counselors can earn twenty (20) of their CE 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 Alaska continuing education regulations, go to

Page last modified or reviewed by on September 10, 2017