2 Mandatory Hours
34 Elective Hours
36 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Behavioral Health : Counselor license in New York

This Behavioral Health : Counselor licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the New York State Education Department Office of the Professions. We recommend you contact the New York State Education Department Office of the Professions for more detailed information or changes.
If you obtain Behavioral Health : Counselor licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

New York Counselors: Marriage and Family Therapist

Total Hours Required: 36
Mandatory Hours: 2
Elective Hours: 34
Renewal Cycle in Years: 3

Online Info

Mandatorysubject:

2 hours - Child Abuse (one-time requirement)


Online Limitations

12 hours are allowed to be completed online or by home-study.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: New York State Education Department Office of the Professions
Phone: 5184743004
Fax:
Address: 89 Washington Avenue, 2nd Floor West Wing Albany, NY 12234

New York Counselors: Licensed Professional Counselor

Total Hours Required: 36
Mandatory Hours: 2
Elective Hours: 34
Renewal Cycle in Years: 3

Online Info

Mandatory subject:

2 hours - Child Abuse Reporting (one-time requirement)


Online Limitations

12 hours are allowed to be completed online or by home-study.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: New York State Education Department Office of the Professions
Phone: 5184743004
Fax:
Address: 89 Washington Avenue, 2nd Floor West Wing Albany, NY 12234

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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.