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Approval in Texas

  • Provider
    • NBCC 5951
  • 24 CE credit hours required every 2 years — All 24 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • Texas Counselors

Addiction Counselor CE’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for Professional Counselors, as set forth by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors.

24 hours of continuing education and pass the jurisprudence examination during each renewal period they hold a license.

A licensee must complete at least four hours of continuing education in ethics, two of which must be directly related to Texas LPC ethics, each renewal period. Completion
of the jurisprudence examination will count as one hour of continuing education in Texas LPC ethics.

A licensee holding the supervisor status must complete 6 hours of continuing education in “supervision”.

All licensees are required to undergo an HHSC approved human trafficking prevention training course as a condition of renewal, in accordance with Chapter 116 of the Occupations Code. We do not offer a course that meets this requirement. Approved training courses can be found on the Health Care Practitioner Human Trafficking Training webpage.
https://www.hhs.texas.gov/services/safety/texas-human-trafficking-resource-center/health-care-practitioner-human-trafficking-training

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

Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors
Phone: 512-834-6658
https://www.hhs.texas.gov/services/safety/texas-human-trafficking-resource-center/health-care-practitioner-human-trafficking-training
https://www.bhec.texas.gov/online-license-renewal-system/index.html

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Disclaimer

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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