CERTIFIED GROUP PSYCHOTHERAPISTS (CGP): 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: 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 live continuing education for psychologists. AGPA maintains responsibility for the program and its content. AGPA is not accredited by APA for home study events.
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. 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.
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.
COUNSELORS: American Group Psychotherapy Association, Inc. (AGPA) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5675. 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.
ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE COUNSELORS: AGPA is approved by NAADAC Approved Education Provider Program. Approval #231. This course deals with Counselor Skill Groups: Ongoing Treatment Planning, Counseling Services. NAADAC approved courses are accepted in many states.
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.