Earn up to 33.5 Continuing Education hours, including Pre-conference Learning Institutes!



You can earn one continuing education contact hour (CE) for each hour of attendance at:

  • Pre-Conference Learning Institutes (separate registration fee required)
  • Keynote Sessions (partial credit applies)
  • Education Sessions
  • Roundtable Sessions
  • Please note: 30-minute Poster Sessions are not approved for CE credit.

Most attendees will be able to accumulate 15 CEs during the core conference days; however, you can earn up to 18 additional CEs by attending two full days of Pre-Conference Learning Institutes. That way you can return home with up to 33 CE credits! Attendance is monitored and you must attend 100% of the session to receive credit. Partial credit will not be awarded.

ACA is pleased to provide electronic evaluations and continuing education credits to attendees. Complete a session evaluation for each session you attended during conference at https://aca.digitellinc.com. After the conference, you will be able to print off a copy of your CE certificate from your personal computer at no additional costs!

ACA has Obtained CE Approval from the Following Organizations:


  • National Board for Certified Counselors

    American Counseling Association (ACA) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 1000. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. ACA is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

  • Association for Play Therapy (APT).

    APT Approved Provider 09-265
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  • NAADAC: The Association for Addiction Professionals

    Select sessions only

  • Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC)

  • New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners
    Licensed Mental Health Counselors CE credit only
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  • State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage and Family Therapist Board
    Counselor CE credit only
    Select sessions only

  • Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction