Virginia Counselors/Therapists CE Requirements, Accreditations & Approvals

Virginia Counselors / Therapists

NetCE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6361. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NetCE is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, NetCE is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. NetCE maintains responsibility for this course.

Designated courses have been approved by NetCE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits, NAADAC Provider #97847. NetCE is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Please refer to individual course details for approval information.

The Virginia Board of Counseling accepts courses from any provider who is APA, NBCC, ASWB and/or NAADAC approved.

Continuing Education Requirement

The Virginia Board of Counseling accepts NetCE courses.

LPCs, LMFTs, and LSATPs are required 20 hours each year, all of which may be completed by home study.*

A minimum of 2 of the 20 hours must be in ethics each annual licensing period.

*NetCE courses are considered home study.

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LPCs:
Please contact the Virginia Board of Counseling at (804) 367-4610 or https://www.dhp.virginia.gov/counseling/counseling_laws_regs.htm#law for additional information regarding your continuing education.

LMFTs:
Please contact the Virginia Board of Counseling at (804) 367-4610 or https://www.dhp.virginia.gov/counseling/counseling_laws_regs.htm#law for additional information regarding your continuing education.

LSATPs:
Please contact the Virginia Board of Counseling at (804) 367-4610 or https://www.dhp.virginia.gov/counseling/counseling_laws_regs.htm#law for additional information regarding your continuing education.