|Which courses count toward the continuing education requirement for license renewal?
The Board of Psychology recognizes and accepts for continuing education courses that are:
approved by the MCEP Accrediting Agency (MCEP);
approved by the American Psychological Association (APA);
Continuing Medical Education (CME) courses specifically applicable and pertinent to the practice of psychology and AND THAT ARE ACCREDITED by the California Medical Association (CMA) or the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME); Note: AMA PRA Category 1 credits are ACCME approved.
sponsored by the Academies of the specialty boards of the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP).
Definition of a course:
Article 12, Section 1397.60 (c) of the Business and Professions Code states “A “course” or “presentation” means an approved systematic learning experience of at least one hour in length. One hour shall consist of 60 minutes of actual instruction. Courses or presentations less than one hour in duration shall not be approved.”
MCEP Approved Courses
The Accrediting Agency receives and reviews up to 75 course applications each month. The following lists of approved courses are updated monthly and contain all currently approved MCEP courses and conferences.
These lists are viewable on line or printable (horizontal/landscape format).
Schedules of MCEP accredited courses:
All MCEP approved courses
Northern California MCEP approved courses
Southern California MCEP approved courses
Independent Learning MCEP approved courses
Lists of MCEP approved courses by topic area:
Supervision MCEP approved courses
List of MCEP approved Providers (updated annually)
A - C
D - K
L - P
R - Z
California Psychological Association Events:
To see a list of course sponsored by CPA please visit the CPA Events page.