Continuing Education Requirements

UPDATE FOR 2021: 

The Board has suspended the LIVE requirement for 2021 due to COVID; additionally, the Board has reduced the required number of CE hours related to opioid abuse and prevention or some other drug of abuse or other addiction-related issues from 5 hours annually to 2 hours annually. Annual education hours remain 15 hours.​

​​​ARTICLE IV LICENSE RENEWAL​ AND CONTINUING EDUCATION

i. Fifteen (15) hours of continuing education is required for each licensure period.

ii. At least two (2) hours of the continuing education received each year must be related to opioid abuse and prevention or some other drug of abuse or addiction-related issue.

iii. At least two (2) hours of the continuing education received each year must be obtained via a live seminar. Live webcasts are valid for this requirement. 
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To read the full amended regulation, click here.

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