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Continuing Education for Mental Health Counselors

Here are some continuing education courses and resources for mental health counselors.

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Improving Communication with Your Young Clients

Improving Communication with Your Young Clients Adina Soclof, MS, CCC-SLP Course Abstract Healthy professional and personal relationships rely heavily on effective communication techniques and respectful conversational skills. Clinicians and other professionals who work with children and their families can benefit from adding to their repertoire by learning communication techniques that improve the quality of these relationships.

Animal Assisted Therapy

Animal Assisted Therapy Lois Jean Brady, MA, CCC-SLP, CAS Course Abstract In Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) the human-animal bond is utilized to help meet therapeutic goals and reach individuals who are otherwise difficult to engage in verbal therapies. AAT is considered an emerging therapy at this time, and more research is needed to determine the effects and confirm the benefits.

Constructive Clinical Supervision in Counseling and Psychotherapy

Constructive Clinical Supervision in Counseling and Psychotherapy Douglas Guiffrida, PhD Course Abstract This is a test only course (book not included). The book (or e-book) can be purchased from or some other source.This CE test is based on the book " Constructive Clinical Supervision in Counseling and Psychotherapy " (2015, 145 pages).

Ethics & Boundaries in Psychotherapy

Ethics & Boundaries in Psychotherapy Leo Christie, PhD Course Abstract This course is intended to give psychotherapists the tools they need to resolve the common and not-so-common ethical and boundary issues and dilemmas that they may expect to encounter in their everyday professional practice in the 21 st century.

The Use of Humor in Therapy

The Use of Humor in Therapy Louis R. Franzini, PhD Course Abstract Should therapists and counselors use humor as a therapeutic technique? If so, should they be formally trained in those procedures before their implementation? This course will review the risks and benefits of using humor in therapy and the relevant historical controversies of this proposal.

Helping Your Young Client Persevere in the Face of Learning Differences

Helping Your Young Client Persevere in the Face of Learning Differences Adina Soclof, MS, CCC-SLP Course Abstract Clinicians and teachers working with students struggling at grade level are committed to raising their students' achievement potential by creating opportunities to learn.

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Mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists licensed in the state of Arkansas have a biennial license renewal with a June 30th deadline (every two years from initial licensing.) Twenty-four continuing education hours are required every two years per license. There are no limits on home study if NBCC approved.

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Mental Health Counselors Continuing Education Resources - Tackk

Continuing Education for Counselors. Counselors are licensed in most states, under a variety of names and titles. Some examples are counselors, professional counselors, licensed professional counselors, and licensed mental health counselors. Most counselors are required to complete a designated number of accredited continuing education units each time they renew their licenses.

Apps for Autism

Apps for Autism Lois Jean Brady, MA, CCC-SLP, CAS Course Abstract This is a test only course (book not included). The book can be purchased from This CE test is based on the book "" (2015, 436 pages), the ultimate app planner guidebook for parents/professionals addressing autism intervention.