What kind of CE or Professional Development Hours?

ICPS/ACAP’s approved provider workshops typically provide 1-2 CE hours. Full academic courses, when approved, are 30 CE hours. Our 3-day conferences are generally 30 CE hours. We offer at least one CE opportunity, plus several other professional development opportunities per month. All CE and professional development CEU, mental health, psychologyevents integrate didactic and experiential elements. In general, no preparation or outside work is required.

Why Choose ACAP/ICPS?

Participants in ACAP/ICPS’s courses and events routinely report their satisfaction and enthusiasm with our programs. They describe the experience as an enlivening one in which they leave with new tools immediately applicable in their work and lives. Virtually everyone who attends an ACAP event returns for more.

“Mental health counseling in a domestic violence agency brings you face to face with some horrifying situations. The courses and seminars I’ve taken at ACAP help me feel confident to take on challenging cases and have positively impacted my career success.”

Susan, A NJ Mental Health Counselor

“I go to many conferences and seminars to meet our social work CE requirements. ACAP’s special learning atmosphere makes you feel welcomed and you leave with something to apply to cases right away.”

Bob, A NJ Social Worker

Some of the many professionals benefiting and taking advantage of the ACAP/ICPS CE opportunities:

  • Art Therapists
  • Autism Spectrum Specialists
  • Child Life Specialists
  • Clergy
  • Counselors
  • Educators
  • Family Therapists
  • Grief Support Workers
  • Hospice Staff
  • Medical Professionals
  • Mental Health
  • Nurses
  • Physicians
  • Social Workers
  • Trauma Specialists
  • Veterans
  • Special Education

The Academy of Clinical and Applied Psychoanalysis – ACAP – is a recognized authority for its mental health training programs addressing complex interpersonal and sociocultural issues confronting those caring every day for our communities’ most fragile.

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Inquire at 973-629-1002 or events@acapnj.org about which ACAP/ICPS full academic courses carry CE approval for your profession.

This is generally 30 CE credits for a full 15 week course, and 10 credits for a single, six-week course in the One Year Program.

CONTINUING EDUCATION INFORMATION

ICPS, The Institute of Counseling and Psychoanalytic Studies (ICPS), New Jersey Campus of BGSP (Formerly BGSP-NJ) is accredited by the The New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE, by the US Department of Education (USDOE) as the regional accreditor for the six New England states. As such, and in partnership with ACAP, Academy of Clinical and Applied Psychoanalysis, it is an approved provider of Social Work Continuing Education Hours for New Jersey Social Workers, as well as many other states, including Pennsylvania. ICPS’ courses, workshops, and conferences provide Continuing Education opportunities for participants.

ICPS partners with ACAP and is a NECHE regionally accredited institution, and as such an approved provider of CE hours for NJ Social Workers.

Direct inquiries may be made regarding the accreditation status by the The New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) to the administrative staff of the institution. Individuals may also contact: NECHE | 3 Burlington Woods Drive, Suite 100, Burlington, MA 01803-4514 | 781-425-7700 | Toll free (US) 855-886-3272  info@neche.org

ACAP, “Academy of Clinical and Applied Psychoanalysis (ACAP) is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider, approval #5709, and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. ACAP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.” AS such, ACAP is an approved provider of Continuing Education Hours for: Mental Health Counselors, Art Therapists, Marriage and Family Therapists. ACAP’s courses, workshops, and conferences provide Continuing Education opportunities for participants.

ACAP, many of ACAP’s courses and workshops are approved for Continuing Education hours by NJNASW, as well as when in partnership with ICPS.  Please contact events@acapnj.org if you wish further information about this.

ACAP is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by New Jersey State Nurses Association, accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  Provider Number P297-5/21-24 .

ACAP, an ABAP nationally accredited school, is an approved CE provider for Psychoanalysts in New Jersey.

ACAP is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. ACAP maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

ACAP is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Art Therapists as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists #CAT-0081


All ACAP workshops,  courses and conferences that are co-sponsored by NAAP will grant CEU’s for NYS psychoanalysts and social workers.

National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis (NAAP) is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an Approved Provider of continuing education for licensed psychoanalysts. #P-0019.

National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis (NAAP) 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-0168