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Approval in New Mexico

New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board (AODA Counselors)

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 40 credit hours required; 12 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • New Mexico Addiction Counselors

Our distant learning courses are accepted for continuing education credit for addiction counselors, as set forth by the NMCTPB.

NMCTPD requires 6 hours of ethics for all counselor recertifying, and 3 hours of supervision coursework for all supervisors.

NMCTPD accepts up to 276 hours of our distant learning courses for initial licensure. Please be sure to check Board regulations regarding specific content requirements for initial licensure.
Note: The board may approve, on a case-by-case basis, applicants whose education is not a counseling related field, and education and training to include 276 clock hours in the following areas:
(a) 180 hours in the field of substance abuse
(b) 90 hours in the field of counseling
© 6 hours that pertain specifically to alcohol and drug counseling ethics training

Addiction Counselor CE is a service of CE Learning Systems LLC. CE Learning Systems is approved to offer continuing educations courses by NAADAC (#410) and many ICRC certification boards. CE Learning Systems LLC maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board (AODA Counselors)
PO Box 25101
Santa Fe, NM 87504
Phone: (505)-476-4622
Fax: (505) 476-4645
[email protected]
http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/counseling_and_therapy_practice.aspx

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Disclaimer

We do our best keep our information current, but state laws sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

If you are aware of a change in your requirements that is not shown here, please let us know!

NMCTPB uses the term credit hours to refer to continuing education credit hours. Our system normally refers to CE credit hours. On Addiction Counselor CE these terms may be considered synonymous.

Contact Info

New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board (AODA Counselors)
PO Box 25101
Santa Fe, NM 87504
Phone: (505)-476-4622
Fax: (505) 476-4645
[email protected]
http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/counseling_and_therapy_practice.aspx

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in New Mexico:

  • Addiction Counselors

Please Note:

Carefully read your state licensure renewal requirements as some jurisdictions have specific topic requirements or limits on the number of accepted Online/Home Study credits.

State laws often change, so please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.