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 Pychological 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 of Certified Counselors (NBCC):  The AAMFT is recognized by the NBCC to offer continuing education for the National Certified Counselors. The AAMFT adheres to the NBCC Continuing Education Guidelines. (NBCC #5209)
  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW):  This program has benn approved for Catagory 1 Continuing Education for re-licensure, in accrdance with 258 CMR.

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

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