Skip to main content

Approval in New York

New York Education Department Board of Marriage and Family Therapy CE Information

  • MFT-0045

36 CE credit hours required every 3 years — 12 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • New York Marriage & Family Therapists

Each LMFT must complete 36 hours of approved continuing education courses for each triennial registration period. No more than 12 hours of continuing education activities in any 36 month period, or one-third of the total hours in periods of other length, may consist of self-study educational activities from New York State Education Department approved providers.

The New York State Education Department approval will be indicated on each course page on the CE approval tab.

For registration periods starting on or after April 1, 2023, licensees have to complete 3 credits of coursework in appropriate boundaries.

Board Contact Info

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
State Board for Mental Health Practitioners
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, Press 1 then ext. 450 (voice)
518-486-2981 (fax)

View All 340 Courses Currently 340 of our courses are available for Marriage & Family Therapists regulated by New York Education Department Board of Marriage and Family Therapy. These are just a few examples!

View More Courses Sign Up for a Free Course


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.

If you are aware of a change in your requirements that is not shown here, please let us know!

Try a free CE course.

Get started by trying a free course of your choice. No payment info required!

Sign Up Free

View all free trial courses

Happy therapist using Addiction Counselor CE