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For NBCC Counselor (NCC), click here: NCC CE Requirements.

CA BBS CE Renewal Info

CA BBS CE – Board of Behavioral Sciences

CA BBS CE REQUIREMENTS

California BBS CE requirements

LMFT LCSW LPCC LEP COURSES REQUIRED
REQUIRED FOR ALL RENEWALS IN 2021 AND 2022
Suicide Risk Assessment and Intervention (6 hours) Note: Can also be completed via supervised training and can be any age- see Business and Professions Code (BPC) sections 4980.396 (LMFT), 4989.23 (LEP), 4996.27 (LCSW) and 4999.66 (LPCC)
REQUIRED FOR FIRST RENEWAL ONLY
HIV/AIDS (7 hours) per Title 16 California Code of Regulations (16CCR) § 1887.3 (c)
Child Abuse Assessment and Reporting (7 hours) per 16CCR  § 1807.2
Alcoholism and Other Chemical Substance Abuse Dependency (15 hours) per 16CCR § 1810
REQUIRED FOR EVERY RENEWAL
Law and Ethics (6 hours) per 16CCR § 1887.3 (d)

 

Other Information:

Overall Hours: All licensees are required to complete the MINIMUM of 18 hours of Continuing Education (CE) for their first renewal. An LEP may be required to complete more hours due to their particular requirements. All subsequent renewals have a requirement of 36 hours.
Dual Licensees: If you have a LMFT or LCSW license in addition to your LEP or LPCC license, you may apply CE hours to both licenses if the course meets all CE requirements and the subject matter relates to both scopes of practice.
Courses Taught: You may claim credit for teaching a course. You will receive the same amount of hours as a course attendee would receive. However, you can only claim credit for teaching a course one time during a single renewal period.
1 Semester Unit = 15 CE hours 1 Quarter Unit = 10 CE hours
Supervisors: Supervisors of Associate Clinical Social Workers, Associate Marriage and Family Therapists, MFT Trainees or Associate Professional Clinical Counselors may apply supervisor course training hours to CE requirements as long as the training has been taken from an acceptable CE provider.

 

For detailed CA BBS clinical supervision requirements click here: CA BBS Clinical Supervision CE Requirements

 

Aspira Continuing Education offers each of the courses listed above required for CA BBS CE renewal 

 

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