Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)
Western Schools, provider # 1147, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org , through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. ASWB Approval Period: May 5, 2014 to May 5, 2017. Western Schools maintains responsibility for the program. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
Social workers participating in these courses will receive the specified number of continuing education clock hours. See the Social Worker State CE Requirement table on the next tab.
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - Provider #6257
Western Schools is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC approved clock hours for courses that meet NBCC requirements. Western Schools is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
American Psychological Association (APA)
Western Schools is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Western Schools maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS)
The California BBS accepts Western Schools’ courses because we are approved by the following board recognized approval agencies: Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) and American Psychological Association (APA)
Courses meet the qualifications for the specified number of hours of continuing education credit for MFCCs and/or LCSWs as required by the Board of California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
California Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC)
Provider # 0S-92-244-1116
Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling
Provider #50-2165. Western Schools submits course records to CEBROKER after successful course completion.
New York State Board of Social Work
Western Schools, SW CPE 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#0185. Click here for a list of acceptable courses.
New Jersey Social Workers
– Effective September 1, 2014 you must complete courses that have been pre-approved by an entity recognized, as an approver, by the New Jersey Board of Social Work Examiners. Western Schools is continuously submitting courses to the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) for pre-approval. Please keep checking back for updates. Click here for a current list of pre-approved courses.