Continuing Education for Utah Clinical Mental Health Counselors

CE requirements for mental health counselors (CMHC) in Utah:

  • 40 hours of CE every 2 years, including 6 hours in ethics/law and 2 hours in suicide prevention
  • 10 hours can be taken online
  • Renewal date: September 30, even-numbered years

CE Approvals: Utah accepts programs from NBCC approved sponsors. At Health is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP #6719).

UT mental health counselors can earn 10 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 UT continuing education regulations, go to

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