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Approval in New Mexico

New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board CE Information

  • NBCC 5951

Next Renewal: Sep 29th, 2024

40 CE credit hours required every 2 years — 24 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • New Mexico Counselors
  • New Mexico Marriage & Family Therapists

Addiction Counselor CE’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for Professional Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists, as set forth by the New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board.

6 of the 40 hours must be in ethics, and if the licensee supervises anyone then they also are required to have 3 hours of supervision.

A therapist can earn 12 hours of online credits (reading material online and answering questions over the Internet AND then take another 12 hours reading a homestudy course/book at home. However, based upon an email response from the counseling board, a therapist cannot take 24 hours of ONLY online reading or ONLY homestudy course/book at home.

Please Note If you take a Homestudy (Book) course, please indicate as such before printing your certificate. Please add “Homestudy” when prompted to add text to your certificate.

Addiction Counselor CE, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC #5951). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board
Phone: 505-476-4622

View All 311 Courses Currently 311 of our courses are available for Counselors and Marriage & Family Therapists regulated by New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board. These are just a few examples!

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We do our best keep our information current, but rules and regulations sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is ultimately your own responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, board rules, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

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