Continuing Education

Eligibility and Approvals

Eligibility: The Evolution of Psychotherapy is open to professionals in health or mental health-related fields, including physicians, doctoral-level psychologists and dentists who are qualified for membership in, or are members of, their respective professional organizations (eg. AMA, APA, ADA), and to professionals with health-related graduate degrees (eg. MSW, MSN, MA or MS) from accredited institutions. Full-time graduate students in accredited programs leading to such degrees will be accepted if they supply a letter from their department on letterhead stationery, certifying their full-time status as of December 2017.

It is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board directly to determine eligibility to meet your continuing education requirements.

Please note: The total number of continuing education credits/hours will be available when the conference program is finalized. The credit breakdown is:

  Day Credits
Pre-Conference Tuesday, December 12th 6.0
Full Conference Tuesday, December 12th
Keynote 01 @ 7:00pm
Full Conference Wednesday, December 13th 8.0
Full Conference Thursday, December 14th 9.0
Full Conference Friday, December 15th 7.0
Full Conference Saturday, December 16th 9.0
Full Conference Sunday, December 17th 4.5
Post-Conference Monday, December 18th 6.0
Total – Full Conference Only   39.5
Total – Pre+Full Conference   45.5
Total – Pre+Full+Post Conference Maximum EP17 Credits Available 51.5




Accreditation Statement: ACCME: The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: AMA: The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc., designates this live activity for a maximum of 51.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


APA: The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its content.


BRN: The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 9376 for 51.5 contact hours.

Social Workers

ASWB: The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc, #1489, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 05/02/2017 – 05/02/2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

Social workers participating in this course will receive 51.5 (clinical or social
work ethics) continuing education clock hours.

FL LCSW/MFT: The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc. is approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling as a provider of continuing education (CE Provider #: 50-2008).

NASW: This program is pending approval by the National Association of Social Workers for 51.5 continuing education contact hours.

NY: The Milton H. Erickson Foundation is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0304.


NBCC: The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc. has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5056. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc. is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Licensees with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences

The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Inc is approved to provide CE’s by the NBCC and the APA in the state of California.  As of 7/1/15, California BBS accepts CE hours from CE providers approved by either the NBCC or the APA for all license types per Title 16 California Code of Regulations (16CCR) § 1887.4.1 and § 1887.4.3