New York Psychologists CE Requirements, Accreditations & Approvals

New York 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.

Continuing Education Requirement

Attention New York Psychologists: In response to the evolving situation with the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), and for those licensees whose registrations are due to renew March 1, 2020-May 1, 2021, the Department will grant an adjustment to all licensees to complete up to 100% of the continuing education as self-study, so long as it is taken from a Department-approved provider and is in an acceptable subject area for the specific profession. For more information, please visit

Psychologists are required 2 hours in Child Abuse Identification and Reporting at initial licensure.

For More Information

Please contact the New York State Board of Psychologist Examiners at (505) 476-4622 or for additional information.