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New Mexico continuing education (CE) requirements:

Psychologists

New Mexico Psychologist Examiners Board  
CE Required: 40 hours every 2 years 
Online CE Allowed: 25 hours (Cat 2) 
License Expiration: 7/1, every 2 years 
National Accreditation Accepted: APA
Notes: Cultural diversity minimum 4 hours every 2 years with at least 2 hours of ethnic diversity. A minimum of 5 hours of ethics is due every two years.
Date of Info: 5/11/2018

New Mexico psychologists can earn up to 25 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

New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board 
CE Required: 40 hours every 2 years 
Online CE Allowed: 12 hours 
License Expiration: 9/30, every 2 years 
National Accreditation Accepted: NBCC, APA, ASWB
Notes: 6 hrs ethics for all, supervisors require 3 hrs in supervision each renewal, online CE cannot exceed 12 hours, home study cannot exceed 12 hours
Date of Info: 5/11/2018

New Mexico counselors can earn up to 12 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)

New Mexico Speech Language Pathology, Audiology & Hearing Aid Dispensor Practices Board 
CE Required: 20 hours every 2 years 
Online CE Allowed: No limit
License Expiration: 1/30, annually
National Accreditation Accepted: ASHA
Notes: Must be in field of licensure 
Date of Info: 5/11/2018

New Mexico SLPs can earn all 20 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

New Mexico Board of Social Work Examiners 
CE Required: 30 hours every 2 years 
Online CE Allowed: No limit 
License Expiration: 6/30, every 2 years (even/odd) 
National Accreditation Accepted: ASWB
Notes: 6 hrs cultural awareness required each renewal
Date of Info: 5/11/2018

New Mexico social workers can earn all 30 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)

New Mexico Board of Examiners for OT 
CE Required: 20 hours per year 
Online CE Allowed: 10 hours 
License Expiration: 9/30, annually 
National Accreditation Accepted: Board approval
Notes: Licensee must submit evidence of program agenda, contact hours, AOTA approval, statement of subject matter objectives, and a  statement of instructors (author's) background and expertise. The course abstract page will provide all of this information. Licensee must provide a course completion certificate. 
Date of Info: 5/11/2018

New Mexico OTs can earn up to 10 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)

New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board 
CE Required: 40 hours every 2 years 
Online CE Allowed: 12 hours 
License Expiration: 9/30, every 2 years 
National Accreditation Accepted: NBCC, NAADAC, APA, ASWB
Notes: 6 hrs ethics for all, supervisors require 3 hrs in supervision each renewal, Internet continuing education should not exceed 12 hours per license renewal period, home studies continuing education should not exceed 12 hours for a license renewal period
Date of Info: 05/11/2018

New Mexico MFTs can earn up to 12 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)

New Mexico Nutrition & Dietetics Board
CE Required: 15 hours per year OR current CDR card 
Online CE Allowed: No limit 
License Expiration: DOI, annually 
National Accreditation Accepted: CDR 
Date of Info: 5/11/2018

New Mexico dietitians/nutritionists can earn all 15 hours required for renewal through online courses offered on the nutrition & dietetics page of this website. Click here to view CDR-approved online CE courses.