Continuing Education Credits

Most attendees can earn up to 29.5 hours of continuing education over the four days. CE credit may be earned for:
The AAMFT Conference is approved for CE credit by most major mental health organizations, including:
  • American Psychological Association (APA):  The AAMFT is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The AAMFT maintains responsibility for this program and contents.
  • National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC): The AAMFT is approved by the NAADAC Approved Education Provider Program. The AAMFT provider number is 000160
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC):  AAMFT has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5209. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. AAMFT is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW):  This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886390615-2921) for up to 29.5 Social Work continuing education contact hours.

Continuing education at the AAMFT Annual Conference is accepted by most state licensing boards for marriage and family therapy and many other regulatory boards and organizations. Please check directly with the board or organization for continuing education requirements. Contact information for the MFT state licensure and certification boards can be found at


American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
112 South Alfred Street Alexandria, VA 22314-3061
Phone: (703) 838-9808 | Fax: (703) 838-9805

© 2002 - 2014 American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Terms of Use | Privacy Statement