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: 1-27-18 to 1-27-21. 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, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY.
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.
NURSES: Amedco is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This course is provided by AGPA and Amedco. Maximum of 43 contact hours.
COUNSELORS: American Group Psychotherapy Association, Inc. (AGPA) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5675. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. AGPA is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. Licensees in Ohio may self-submit applications for credit to the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board.
NY: Amedco is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0061. 43 Hours
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: NBCC approval is accepted by the Marriage and Family Therapy Boards in the following states: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, 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.
NY: Amedco is recognized by the New York State Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists. #MFT-0032. 43 hours.
This course has been submitted for review to the following boards: Georgia Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Massachusetts Association for Marriage & Family Therapy Continuing Education Certificate Program and the Minnesota Board of Marriage & Family Therapy.
CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS: Participation in the 2019 Institute and Conference continuing education events carries Continuing Education Units on a one unit per 10 contact hour basis. (Fractional units may be obtained).