The move to our new Classwomb™ created the opportunity for the Department of Education to offer Continuing Education credits to psychological and nurse professionals through Commonwealth Seminars. The following professionals can now purchase CEs for each module, or for the complete PPNE course:

Psychologists:

Commonwealth Educational Seminars is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Commonwealth Educational Seminars maintains responsibility for these programs and their content.

Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors:

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LPCs/LMHCs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Social Workers:

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Social Workers. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for Social Workers. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

If applicable: Social Workers – New York State

Commonwealth Educational Seminars 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-0444.

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists:

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LMFTs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Nurses:

As an American Psychological Association (APA) approved provider, CES programs are accepted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). These courses can be utilized by nurses to renew their certification and will be accepted by the ANCC. Every state Board of Nursing accepts ANCC approved programs except California and Iowa, however CES is also an approved Continuing Education provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider # CEP15567) which is also accepted by the Iowa Board of Nursing.

The total CEs that we have to offer are 113, with the breakdown of the CE hours as follows:

  • Module 1: 4 CE hours
  • Module 2: 4 CE hours
  • Module 3: 12 CE hours
  • Module 4: 10 CE hours
  • Module 5: 12 CE hours
  • Module 6: 10 CE hours
  • Module 7: 12 CE hours
  • Module 8: 16 CE hours
  • Module 9: 9 CE hours
  • Module 10: 12 CE hours
  • Module 11: 12 CE hours

We are working on CEs for other health professionals and for our other programs and are soon to welcome a CE coordinator to our team!