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Missouri continuing education (CE) requirements:

Psychologists

Missouri Committee of Psychologists 
CE Required: 40 hours every 2 years 
Online CE Allowed: No limit if APA approved (Cat A) 
License Expiration: 1/31, even years (CE due 11/30, odd years)
Notes: 15 hrs must be Cat A "formal", up to 15 hrs are allowed as carryover to next renewal if Cat A earnings exceed 40 hrs (i.e., Cat A earned = 48, carryover = 8)
After January 1, 2019 an applicant for initial licensure as a Psychologist must maintain documentation of complying with this provision. The aforementioned two (2) hours can be part of the graduate course of study or obtained through self-study.
National Accreditation Accepted: APA
Date of Info: 01/06/2020

Missouri psychologists can earn all 40 hours required for renewal through online courses offered on the psychology page of this website. Click here to view online CE courses for psychologists. 

 

Counselors

Missouri Committee for Professional Counselors 
CE Required: 40 hours every 2 years 
Home Study Allowed: 20
License Expiration: 6/30, odd years 
National Accreditation Accepted: NBCC
Notes: 20 hours must be formal
Date of Info: 07/19/2017

Missouri counselors can earn 20 hours required for renewal through online courses offered on the counseling page of this website. Click here to view NBCC-approved online CE courses.

 

Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs)

Missouri Advisory Commission for SLP/A
CE Required: 30 hours every 2 years
Online CE Allowed: No limit if ASHA-approved 
License Expiration: 1/31, odd years (CE due 12/31, even years) 
National Accreditation Accepted: ASHA (Professional Development Resources is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA Provider #AAUM) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology.)
Date of Info: 12/6/2018

Missouri SLPs can earn all 30 hours required for renewal through online courses offered on the speech-language pathology page of this website. Click here to view ASHA-approved online CEU courses.

 

Social Workers

Missouri Committee for Social Workers
CE Required: 30 hours every 2 years 
Online CE Allowed: 15 hours (self-study)
License Expiration: 9/30, every 2 years from initial 
National Accreditation Accepted: ASWB, APA 
Notes: 3 hrs ethics presented by a social worker required each renewal 
Date of Info: 07/19/2017

Missouri social workers can earn up to 15 hours for renewal through online courses offered on the social work page of this website. Click here to view ASWB-approved online CE courses.

 

Occupational Therapists (OTs)

Missouri Board of OT
CE Required: 24 hrs every 2 years (1 CCC = 1 hour) 
Home Study Allowed: No limit 
License Expiration: 6/30, odd years 
National Accreditation Accepted: AOTA
Notes: 50% of CE must directly relate to delivery of OT services 
Date of Info: 07/31/2017

Missouri OTs can earn all 24 hours required for renewal through online courses offered on the occupational therapy page of this website. Click here to view AOTA-approved online CEU courses.

 

Marriage & Family Therapists (MFTs)

Missouri State Committee for Marital and Family Therapists 
CE Required: 40 hours every 2 years 
Online CE Allowed: 20 hours
License Expiration: 2/28, even years 
National Accreditation Accepted: APA, NBCC
Notes: 20 hours must be formal 
Date of Info: 12/20/2017

Missouri MFTs can earn up to 20 hours per renewal through online courses offered on the marriage & family therapy page of this website. Click here to view NBCC-approved online CE courses.

 

Dietitians & Nutritionists (RDNs)

Missouri Committee of Dietitians 
CE Required: No 
Online CE Allowed: N/A 
License Expiration: 4/1, even years 
National Accreditation Accepted: N/A 
Date of Info: 12/20/2017