Connecticut Counselors Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

Meet your Connecticut counselor CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

0 Mandatory Hours
15 Elective Hours
15 Total Hours

Here's what you need to renew your Connecticut Behavioral Health : Counselor license.

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Connecticut Department of Public Health Practitioner Licensing. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Behavioral Health : Counselor licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Connecticut Counselors: Counselor

Total Hours Required: 15
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 15
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1

Online Info

*For registration periods ending after January 1, 2016, eachlicensee applying for renewal is required to complete at least two contacthours of training or education (and not less than once every six years thereafter)on the topic of mental health conditions common to veterans and family membersof veterans, including (A) determining whether a patient is a veteran or familymember of a veteran, (B) screening for conditions such as post-traumatic stressdisorder, risk of suicide, depression and grief, and (C) suicide preventiontraining.

Online Limitations

Students may only take 12 hours of CE a day.


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Connecticut Department of Public Health Practitioner Licensing
Phone: 8605097590
Address: 410 Capitol Ave. MS# 12 APP P.O. Box 340308 Hartford, 06134

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.