New Jersey

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:
  • 5 hours ethical and legal standards
  • 3 hours Cultural Competence
Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: 40 CE Hours

Substance Abuse Counselor

Required Hours:
  • LADC: 40 hours every 2 years
  • CADC: 60 hours every 2 years
Special Requirement:

3 hours Cultural and Competence

Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: LADC: 20 hours, CADC: 30 hours

Marriage and Family Therapists

Required Hours:

40 hours every 2 years

Special Requirement:
  • 5 hours ethical and legal standards
  • 3 hours Cultural Competence
Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: 20 CE Hours

Psychologists

Required Hours:

40 hours every 2 years

Special Requirement:

The NJ Board of Psychology requires 10 of the required hours to be in a setting that has “live interaction with the instructor”.

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

Social Worker

Required Hours:
  • LCSW: 40 hours
  • LSW: 30 hours
  • CSW: 20 hours
Special Requirement:
  • LCSW: 5 hrs Ethics, 3 hrs. Cultural Comptence, 20 hrs Clinical Practice
  • LSW: 5 hrs Ethics, 3 hrs. Cultural Competence
  • CSW: 5 hrs Ethics, 3 hrs. Cultural Competence
Accepts Live Webinar: Yes
# Hours Online: 40 CE Hours
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