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Approval in Utah

Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (MFTs) CE Information

Provider
  • NBCC 5951

Next Renewal: Sep 28th, 2024

40 CE credit hours required every 2 years — 15 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • Utah Marriage & Family Therapists

Addiction Counselor CE’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for MFT’s, as set forth by the Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (MFTs).

During each two year period commencing October 1st of each even numbered year, a marriage and family therapist shall be required to complete not fewer than 40 hours of continuing education directly related to the licensee’s professional practice of which: Must have completed at least 40 hours of continuing education: 15 hours must be directly related to marriage and family therapy 6 hours shall be in ethics/law of which 3 specific to marriage and family ethics/law. 2 hours in suicide prevention

Continuing education under this section shall: (a) be relevant to the licensee’s professional practice; (b) be prepared and presented by individuals who are qualified by education, training, and experience to provide continuing education relevant to the practice of a mental health therapist; and © have a method of verification of attendance and completion.

(5) Credit for continuing education shall be recognized in accordance with the following: (a) unlimited hours shall be recognized for continuing education completed in blocks of time of not less than one hour in formally established classroom courses, seminars, or conferences which meet the criteria listed in Subsection (4) above, and which are approved by, conducted by, or under the sponsorship of universities, colleges or professional associations, societies and organizations representing a licensed profession whose program objectives relate to the practice of mental health therapy; (b) a maximum of 14 hours per two year period may be recognized for: (i) teaching courses under Subsection (5)(a); or (ii) supervision of an individual completing the experience requirement for licensure as a mental health therapist; © a maximum of 15 hours per two year period may be recognized for clinical readings, internet or distance learning courses directly related to practice as a mental health therapist; and (d) a maximum of two hours per two year period may be for continuing education from the Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing

Addiction Counselor CE, a service of CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

CE Learning Systems has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Addiction Counselor CE is a service division of CE Learning Systems.

Board Contact Info

Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing
Phone: 801-530-6179
https://dopl.utah.gov/marriage-and-family-therapy/

Suicide Prevention, 2.00 CE credit hours

  • We do not currently offer courses to fulfill this requirement.

MFT specific ethics, 3.00 CE credit hours

  • We do not currently offer courses to fulfill this requirement.

MFT specific courses, 15.00 CE credit hours

  • We do not currently offer courses to fulfill this requirement.

View More Courses Currently 341 of our courses are available for Marriage & Family Therapists regulated by Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (MFTs). These are just a few examples!

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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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