Arkansas Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists License Renewals and Continuing Education Requirements

arkansas mental health counselors and mfts continuing educationMental health counselors and marriage and family therapists licensed in the state of Arkansas have a biennial license renewal with a June 30th deadline (every two years from initial licensing.)

Twenty-four continuing education hours are required every two years per license. There are no limits on home study if NBCC approved. Two hours of ethics are required at each renewal.

Counseling & MFT
Arkansas BOE in Counseling & MFT

View the Board Website or Email the Board
Phone: 501-683-5800
CE Required: 24 every 2 years (per license)
Home Study Allowed: No limit
License Expiration: 06/30, every 2 years from initial
Approval Accepted: NBCC
Notes: 2 hrs ethics required each renewal; 22 hours must support licensees statement of intent

Professional Development Resources is approved as a provider of continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB Provider #1046, ACE Program); by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC Provider #5590); and by the American Psychological Association (APA).

Data obtained from the Arkansas Board of Examiners in Counseling and MFT on April 29, 2015.