Mandatory Continuing Education Requirements for Mental Health Practitioners
The Board of Regents has approved regulations to implement the mandatory continuing education (CE) requirement for licensed mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, creative arts therapists and psychoanalysts, effective January 1, 2017. The approved regulations are posted www.op.nysed.gov/prof/mhp/mhplaw.htm. Continuing Education for Licensed Social Workers
prescribers licensed under Title 8 of the Education Law in New York to treat humans
and who have a DEA registration number to prescribe controlled substances, as well
as medical residents who prescribe controlled substances under a facility DEA registration
number, are required to complete at least three (3) hours of course work or training
in pain management, palliative care, and addiction by July 1, 2017, and once every
three (3) years thereafter.
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