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Approval for Social Workers in Ohio

Ohio Board for Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapists

30 credit hours required; All 30 may be earned with CE-credit.com.
See below for more specific information

General Information

Provider: ASWB #1020

CE-credit.com’s distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for Social Workers, Counselors, and MFTs, as set forth by the State of Ohio Counselor and Social Worker Board.

Social Workers and MFTs may complete all of their 30 CEUs thru distance learning as defined in paragraph (A)(11) of rule 4757-9-06. This change went into effect on July 3, 2010 with the change to rule 4757-9-04. We are an approved sponsor of the ASWB #1020

Counselors can complete only half (15) of their 30 CEUs through distance learning.

MFTs must fill out a Post Program Approval Form for each course completed.
To obtain the Post Program Approval Form, please go to : http://www.cswmft.ohio.gov/reqren.stm#8 and select the appropriate form.

Effective 1/1/2013, Social Worker Assistant (SWA) registrations require fifteen hours of continuing education every two years and at least three of those hours must be in ethics.

30 credit hours every two years from date license was issued.

3 credit hours must be in ethics.

Two of our programs are specifically NOT approved: “What Color is Your Parachute” and “A Training Guide for the Early Childhood Services Community.”

CE-credit.com, a service of CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing education courses by the Association of State Social Work Boards (ASWB #1020). CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for the courses.

Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
Total Requirement: 30 credit hours required; All 30 may be earned with CE-credit.com.
Special requirements are listed below.

Contact Info

Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board
Phone: 614-466-0912

Special Requirements for Ohio Board for Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapists

  • Requirement: Ethics

    90 courses available. View Courses

    Title Credit Hours Info
    10020: 10 Ways Practitioners Can Avoid Frequent Ethical Pitfalls 1.00 Summary
    101786: 21 Ethical Fallacies: Cognitive Strategies To Justify Unethical Behavior and Ethics, Critical... 1.00 Summary
    102178: A Delicate Balance 1.00 Summary
    102232: A New Dimension of Health Care 1.00 Summary
    101753: A Practical Approach to Boundaries in Psychotherapy: Making Decisions, Bypassing Blunders, and... 2.00 Summary
    102084: A Review of the Florida Laws and Rules for Mental Health Practitioners 3.00 Summary
    101945: ACA Code of Ethics 3.00 Summary
    100632: APA Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct 3.00 Summary
    101791: Applying the APA Record Keeping Guidelines in Clinical Practice 3.00 Summary
    101193: Assessing and Managing Risk in Psychological Practice: An Individualized Approach 11.00 Summary
    100635: Assisted Suicide and End-of-Life Issues 1.00 Summary
    102244: Balancing Ethics & Best Practices 1.50 Summary
    101151: Boundary Issues in Counseling 8.00 Summary
    101944: Casebook for Clinical Supervision 8.00 Summary
    101233: Choosing Civility 7.00 Summary
    101748: Client-Centered Evaluation: Ethics for 21st Century Practitioners 1.00 Summary
    101991: Clinical Interviewing 30.00 Summary
    102035: Competence as an Ethical Standard for Psychologists 3.00 Summary
    9550: Confidentiality of Mental Health Information: Ethical, Legal, and Policy Issues 2.00 Summary
    101853: Considerations for the Provision of E-Therapy 2.00 Summary
    101772: Dangerous Clients & The Threat of Violence 2.00 Summary
    101116: Developing a Personal and Professional Philosophy to Guide Thought and Practice 1.00 Summary
    101530: Differential Response to Reports of Child Abuse and Neglect 2.00 Summary
    10099: Doing the Right Thing: An Approach to Moral Issues in Mental Health Treatment 6.00 Summary
    100161: Doing What Counts For Patient Safety - Federal Actions To Reduce Medical Errors 4.00 Summary
    102022: Drawing Boundaries and Do the Right Thing 1.00 Summary
    101833: Electronic Communication and Ethics (Eye on Ethics Series-Course One) 1.00 Summary
    102254: Enhancing the Ethical Conduct of HIV Research with Migrant Sex Workers 1.00 Summary
    100788: Ethical and Legal Standards in Social Work: Consistency and Conflicts 1.00 Summary
    102092: Ethical Conflicts in Psychology 30.00 Summary
    101281: Ethical Considerations in the Case of a 15-Year-Old Leukemia Patient Facing Peripheral Blood Stem... 1.00 Summary
    6175: Ethical Risk Management 7.00 Summary
    6165: Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues in the Practice of Marriage and Family Therapy 11.00 Summary
    101980: Ethics and Diagnosis in Holistic Counseling 1.00 Summary
    101985: Ethics and Law for School Psychologists 17.00 Summary
    100885: Ethics for Addiction Professionals 3.00 Summary
    102095: Ethics for Alabama Social Workers: Standards of Professional Conduct & Ethics 1.00 Summary
    100939: Ethics for Behavior Analysts 9.00 Summary
    6195: Ethics in Plain English: An Illustrative Casebook for Psychologists (1st Edition) 9.00 Summary
    6205: Ethics in Psychology: Professional Standards and Cases 25.00 Summary
    101796: Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling 14.00 Summary
    100634: Ethics Rounds: Must a psychologist report past child abuse? 1.00 Summary
    101842: Eye on Ethics - Course Two 1.00 Summary
    101836: Eye on Ethics Series - Course Five 1.00 Summary
    101835: Eye on Ethics Series - Course Four 1.00 Summary
    101834: Eye on Ethics Series - Course Three 1.00 Summary
    101780: Guidelines for Child Custody Evaluations in Family Law Proceedings 1.00 Summary
    101781: Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Girls and Women 2.00 Summary
    102001: Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients 2.00 Summary
    101782: Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Older Adults 3.00 Summary
    102217: Healing the Hearts of Helpers 1.50 Summary
    101232: Help for the Helper 8.00 Summary
    100914: How to Fail as a Therapist 4.00 Summary
    101857: Legal and Ethical Issues in Couple Therapy 2.00 Summary
    102251: Long-Term Follow-Up of Transsexual Persons Undergoing Sex Reassignment Surgery 1.00 Summary
    100986: Managing Suicidal Risk 8.00 Summary
    101238: Measuring the Promise 5.00 Summary
    101522: Medical (Behavioral Healthcare Practice) Errors 4.00 Summary
    100906: Medical Informatics for Better and Safer Health Care 1.00 Summary
    101555: Mistakes Were Made 9.00 Summary
    100949: National Association of Social Workers Code of Ethics 1.00 Summary
    100335: National Board for Certified Counselors Code of Ethics 1.00 Summary
    101771: Nonsexual Multiple Relationships: A Practical Decision-Making Model For Clinicians 1.00 Summary
    102012: Ohio Ethics & Laws for Addiction Professionals 1.00 Summary
    102099: Online Counseling 12.00 Summary
    100173: Patient Safety Initiative: Building Foundations, Reducing Risk (Medical Errors) 4.00 Summary
    6215: Practicing in the New Mental Health Marketplace: Ethical, Legal, and Moral Issues 10.00 Summary
    6225: Professional and Ethical Issues in Psychology 11.00 Summary
    10065: Psychiatric Rights (Rites?) - Article 1.00 Summary
    10064: Psychiatric Rights (Rites?) - Book 4.00 Summary
    100868: Reducing and Preventing Adverse Drug Events To Decrease Hospital Costs 2.00 Summary
    100824: Reducing Medical Errors and Improving Patient Safety 3.00 Summary
    100235: Resolving Ethical Dilemmas in Social Work Practice 8.00 Summary
    102014: Responding to Suicidal Risk 1.00 Summary
    101147: Selecting Process Measures for Quality Improvement in Mental Healthcare 2.00 Summary
    101532: Self-Disclosure and its Impact On Individuals Who Receive Mental Health Services 3.00 Summary
    101241: Sexual Boundary Violations: Therapeutic, Supervisory, and Academic Contexts 5.00 Summary
    102043: Social Work Supervision: Best Practice Standards 2.00 Summary
    100266: Social Work Values and Ethics 9.00 Summary
    102158: Suicidal Adult Assessment Protocol-SAAP 1.00 Summary
    101968: Telehealth 5.00 Summary
    101672: The Book of Ethics 5.00 Summary
    101894: The Ethics of Supervision and Consultation 8.00 Summary
    101883: The New Handbook of Counseling Supervision 6.00 Summary
    101329: The Social Worker as Shopper: Applying a Model for Ethical Decision Making to a Dilemma in... 1.00 Summary
    101787: The Virtuous Social Work Researcher 1.00 Summary
    100238: The Virtuous Therapist: Ethical Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy 11.00 Summary
    101784: Therapist's Guide For Preparing a Professional Will and Steps in Ethical Decision-Making 1.00 Summary
    100932: When the Personal and Professional Collide 1.00 Summary
    102202: Young people's views regarding participation in mental health and wellbeing research through... 1.00 Summary

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Ohio:

  • Social Workers
  • Marriage & Family Therapists

Please Note:

Carefully read your state licensure renewal requirements as some jurisdictions have specific topic requirements or limits on the number of accepted Online/Home Study credits.

State laws often change, so please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.