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 (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
PSYCHOLOGISTS: AGPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AGPA maintains responsibility for the program and its content.
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, NV, NH, NM, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY.
NY: Amedco SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0115.
NURSES: Amedco is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This course is co-provided by Amedco and AGPA.
COUNSELORS: American Group Psychotherapy Association, Inc. (AGPA) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5675.
Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. AGPA is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. NBCC-ACEP Provider #5675. Licensees in Ohio may self-submit applications for credit to the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board.
NY: Amedco is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0061.
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.
LA: This course has been submitted for review by the Louisiana Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority.
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.
NY: Amedco is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists. #MFT-0032.
Please note Physicians, AMA/PRA and Psychologists receive CE for live and in-person events. AGPA is working on securing approval for home study.