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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 APA-approved online CE courses

 

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.