District of Columbia

Regulations regarding Precertification/Licensure and Continuing Education Training is rapidly changing.  We have provided information to regulations and statutes for each state  here so you can ensure your state accepts distance learning and/or live, interactive webinars from providers who have been approved by NAADAC, and NBCC.

Professional Counselor

Required Hours:

40 hours every 2 years

Special Requirement:
  • 6 CE’s in ethics
  • 4 CE’s in Trauma Counseling
Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: 20 CE Hours

Substance Abuse Counselor

Required Hours:

40 hours every 2 years

Special Requirement:

n/a

Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: 20 CE Hours

Marriage and Family Therapists

Required Hours:

40 hours every 2 years

Special Requirement:

n/a

Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: 20 CE Hours

Psychologists

Required Hours:

40 hours every 2 years

Special Requirement:

n/a

Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: 40 CE Hours

Social Worker

Required Hours:

45 hours every 2 years

Special Requirement:

3 hours Ethics for Mental Health Professionals required

Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: 45 CE Hours
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