National and State Accreditations
CERTIFIED GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPISTS (CGP): Institute and Conference events may be counted towards recertification requirements for the International Board for Certification of Group Psychotherapists on a one hour per one continuing education credit basis. Please note that all continuing education credit events for CGP recertification must be in group psychotherapy.
PHYSICIANS: Accreditation Statement: The American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement: The AGPA designates this live activity for a maximum of 43 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
PSYCHOLOGISTS: AGPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AGPA maintains responsibility for the program and its content. Maximum of 43 hours.
SOCIAL WORKERS: AGPA, ASWB provider #1064, is approved as a provider for continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards, 400 South Ridge Parkway, Suite B, Culpeper, VA 22701, www. aswb.org. ASWB Approval Period: 1-27-15 to 1-27-18. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers will receive up to 43 continuing education clock hours for participating in this course. ASWB approval is usually accepted in the following states, but check with your board for any recent changes: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DC, DE, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NM, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY. The Institute and Conference also meet the qualifications for up to a maximum of 43 hours of continuing education credit for MFCCs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Science Examiners.
NY SW: Amedco SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Educational Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0115. 43 hours.
NASW: An application has been submitted for review to the National NASW office in Washington D.C.
NURSES: AGPA is approved by the CA Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 10420, for up to a maximum of 43 contact hours (BRNH’s). Amedco is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This course is co-provided by Amedco and AGPA. Maximum of 43 contact hours.
COUNSELORS: AGPA is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program. Maximum of 43 clock hours. NBCC-ACEP Provider #5675. Licensees in Ohio may self-submit applications for credit to the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board.
ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE COUNSELORS: AGPA is approved by NAADAC Approved Education Provider Program for up to a maximum of 43 contact hours (4.3 CEHs). Approval #231. This course deals with Counselor Skill Groups: Ongoing Treatment Planning, Counseling Services. NAADAC approved courses are accepted in many states.
LA: This course has been submitted for review by the Louisiana Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority.
MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS: Institute and Conference events meet the qualifications for up to a maximum of 43 hours of continuing education credit for MFCCs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Science Examiners. Provider #PCE1377. NBCC approval is accepted by the Marriage and Family Therapy Boards in the following states: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DC, IA, ID, IN, KS, MD, ME, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WV, WY.
GA: This course has been submitted for review by the Georgia Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. (Reminder: Per Georgia law, GA licensees may only apply 20 hours from any one CE activity toward their relicensure.)
MA: This activity has been certified by the Massachusetts Association for Marriage & Family Therapy, Inc. for professional continuing education. Certificate #s: 1-day special institute PC-032811; 2-day institute PC-032813; and 3-day conference PC-032812.
MN: This course has been approved by the Minnesota Board of Marriage & Family Therapists for up to 43 hours of credit. Approval CE:2016-342.
CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS: Participation in the 2017 Institute and Conference continuing education events carries Continuing Education Units on a one unit per 10 contact hour basis. (Fractional units may be obtained).