Georgia Psychologists CE Requirements, Accreditations & Approvals

Georgia Psychologists

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.

The Georgia State Board of Examiners of Psychologists accepts courses from any provider who is approved by the American Psychological Association.

Continuing Education Requirement

Attention Georgia Psychologists: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the requirements of in person attendance or participation for obtainment of continuing education hours for the 2022 renewal cycle are hereby waived as follows: Continuing education hours obtained during the year 2021 may be obtained online from approved sponsors through webinars, SKYPE, ZOOM or other electronic means and will be counted for the 2022 renewal cycle. (Note: If all 40 CE Hours required for renewal are obtained in the year 2021, then the CE Hour renewal requirement has been met for this 2022 renewal cycle). Continuing Education Hours for the reactivation or reinstatement of a lapsed or revoked license also may be obtained online as stated above for applications received on or before December 31, 2021. For more information, please visit: https://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/44 .

Psychologists are required 40 hours every two years, 10 of which may be taken in Area V- Self Instructional.* A minimum of 6 of the 40 hours must be in ethics (may not be in Area V) every two years.

*NetCE courses are considered Area V- Self Instructional.

For More Information

Please contact the Georgia State Board of Examiners of Psychologists at (478) 207-2440 or http://rules.sos.state.ga.us/gac/510-8 for additional information regarding your continuing education.