CONTINUING EDUCATION
CREDITS

 

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OFFERING CREDITS FOR:

NBCC & ATCB**
ASWB
APT
APA
MFT & Nursing

Now an Approved Provider of CE Credits for
New York State Social Workers and LCATs!

(see below for details)


Music, Dance, and Drama Therapists
Child Life Specialists — See Below*


Participants Earn 1 Hour of CE Credit
for Each Clock Hour of Training


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PLEASE NOTE
The $30 flat administrative fee (per certificate requested) 
covers any number of credit hours you might earn
 
during the entire Institute.

Advance payment is due during the online registration process 
(The at-door fee will be $45 per credit type)


An online post-Institute CE Evaluation Survey
is required for each certificate.
Details and directions will be provided onsite

CE Evaluation Surveys are available online from June 9 - July 31
Requests to access the surveys after July 31
will incur a $75 late fee, no exceptions.





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APT CREDITS     
Available only to licensed mental health practitioners or full-time graduate students in a graduate mental health program.

Starbright Training Institute (STI) is approved by the Association for Play Therapy to offer continuing education specific to play therapy. The course will provide one CEU per hour. STI maintains responsibility for the program.  
APT Approved Provider 96-029



 

ART THERAPISTS: Please Note

✢ According to the Art Therapy Credentials Board (ATCB), continuing education credits in art therapy and/or mental health earned through this event can be applied toward the continuing education requirement for maintaining the ATR-BC.  

It is the responsibility of the attendee to determine if a particular session fits within the ATCB content areas. 


ELIGIBLE CONTENT AREAS 
1. Psychological and Psychotherapeutic Theories and Practice 
2. Art Therapy Assessment   
3. Art Therapy Theory and Practice 
4. Client Populations and Multicultural Competence 
5. Art Therapy and Media   
6. Professional Issues   
7. Ethics 


For further information, click
here.
  



MUSIC
 THERAPISTS: Please Note

According to the Certification Board for Music Therapists, relevant sessions attended can be claimed as "non-approved" educational courses toward continuing music therapy education credits (CMTE). Please refer to the recertification requirements regarding Board Certification domains, documentation required, and related information.

 




DRAMA THERAPISTS: Please Note

✢ According to the North American Drama Therapy Association (NADTA), continuing education credits in drama therapy and/or mental health, creative arts therapies, psychology and psychological process, diversity and social and cultural foundations, supervision, research and evaluation earned through this event can be applied toward the continuing education requirement for maintaining the RDT or RDT/BCT.



 

DANCE/MOVEMENT THERAPISTS: Please Note

✢ According to the Dance/Movement Therapy Certification Board (DMTCB), relevant sessions attended may be applied toward continuing education requirements earned at this event.  Please refer to the Recertification Requirements for R-DMT and BC-DMT for guidelines and related information.

 



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COUNSELORS 
 
Expressive Media Inc. has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6697. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Expressive Media Inc. is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. 

[Please Note: NBCC credit is not available to presenters, only participants.  Presenters may attend other sessions presented by other people for credit; however, they may not receive credit for teaching. If the presenter is an NCC, they can submit their presentation hours for their NCC recertification if they are audited, but credit is not guaranteed.]


PLEASE NOTE
A $30 flat administrative fee covers any number of credit hours 
you might earn
 during the entire Institute.

 


 

These Continuing Education Credits are Provided by 
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES)

 

ASWB

SOCIAL WORKERS 

CES, provider #1117, is approved as a Provider for Social Work Continuing Education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. ASWB approval period: 10/15/15 through 10/15/18. CES maintains responsibility for the program. Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social Workers participating in this course will receive clinical continuing education clock hours.
 
Click HERE for states/provinces that endorse the ASWB program.
 
Many other states will accept our programs for continuing education credits for Social Workers. Please contact your state board if you have concerns about CE credit. All Social Workers attending programs that have been awarded Social Work Continuing Education from CES will receive a Certificate upon completion.
 


APA

PSYCHOLOGISTS

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to offer continuing education credit programs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its contents. Psychologists receive continuing education credit upon completing this program.



MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS

Continuing education credit for Marriage & Family Therapists is awarded in the following states: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IN, IA, KS, ME, MD, MO, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NC, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY. CES maintains responsibility for this program. Marriage and Family therapists completing this program will receive continuing education hours of credit.



NURSES

As an American Psychological Association approved provider CES programs are accepted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Every state Board of Nursing accepts ANCC approved programs except California and Iowa, however CES is also an approved Continuing Education provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, (Provider Number CEP15567) which is also accepted by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Nurses completing this program receive continuing education hours of credit.


 

 

PLEASE NOTE
A $30 flat administrative fee covers any number of credit hours 
you might earn
 during the entire Institute.


 

NEW YORK STATE SOCIAL WORKERS & CREATIVE ARTS THERAPISTS

Available at no charge courtesy of New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work and the State Board for Mental Health Practitioners

Expressive Media, Inc. SW CPE #0274
 
has received approval from the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work to offer continuing education to licensed social workers, effective August 1, 2015.

Instruction provided is to assist social workers in working with other professions; it does not authorize the social worker to engage in the practice of any other profession, except as allowed by the Education Law. 

Expressive Media, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as and approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists. #CAT-0025.

   


CERTIFIED CHILD LIFE SPECIALISTS: Please Note

For Certified Child Life Specialists (CCLSs), hours may be applied toward recertification if session content is related to the Exam Content Outline and a certificate of attendance is obtained. Professional Development Units (PDUs) are earned based on 1 educational contact hour = 1 PDU.

 



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