CONTINUING EDUCATION for in person 

 

Up to 31.5 CE/CME credits (depending on the licensing board) are available for psychologists, social workers, LMFTs, professional counselors, drug and alcohol counselors, acupuncturists, and physicians  attending the 24th International Energy Psychology Conference: The Art & Science of Transformational Change (including pre- and post-conference trainings). 

 

ACEP is currently applying to AHNA for contact hours for nurses (see below).

 

CE information may change prior to the conference.

Main conference (including Thursday keynote)

up to 19.5 CE/CME credits

Up to 19.5 contact hours for Nurses

(Psychologists: up to 13 CE credits)

 

Pre-cons & Post-cons

up to 12 CE/CME credits

Up to 12 contact hours for Nurses

(Psychologists: up to 6 credits)

 

 

 

OVERALL CONFERENCE GOALS

  1. More fully define, establish and promote the evolving discipline of energy psychology through theory, application, innovation, ethical use, and research. 

  2. Keep participants at the forefront of the latest developments in energy psychology practices in a variety of disciplines.

  3. Enhance participants  understanding of energy psychology as an exposure-based trauma treatment within the mind/body interaction framework.

  4. Expand and deepen the scientific study and practice of approaches that recognize working holistically with the mind-body-energy-spirit system accelerates and deepens healing for individuals, communities and the world. 

  5. Integrate energy psychology with other approaches to personal change and transformation.

  6. Continue the conference's tradition of meeting these goals in an atmosphere of collegiality, collaboration, compassion, and fun.

 

OVERALL CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES

  1. Identify at least 3 energy psychology methods or strategies to decrease negative or aversive affect.

  2. Describe at least 3 practices for reducing stress using energy psychology and related methods.

  3. Identify at least 3 energy psychology practices that can be integrated with general psychotherapy and counseling principles as well as other treatment modalities such as nursing or whole person health.

  4. List at least 2 concepts of how "energy" relates to energy psychology and the practices of counseling and healing.

  5. Identify at least 2 methods to empower clients to become more resilient. 

  6. List at 3 pieces of research that support the efficacy of energy psychology treatment.

  7. Identify at least 2 methods to increase therapeutic presence across therapeutic modalities

Please read this page carefully to learn about CE hours
for your professional licensure.

 

ACEP is a nationally approved provider for

  • American Psychological Association (APA

  • Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB, 1048)

  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC, 5868)

  • National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC, 100504)

  • National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM, 727)


ACEP is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor Continuing
Education for Psychologists. ACEP maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

 

ACEP, Provider #1048, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. ACEP maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period:  2/28/22-2/28/25. Social workers completing this course receive up to 31.5 Clinical continuing education credits.


The Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology (ACEP) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5868. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. ACEP is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

This course has been approved by the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #100504. The Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology is responsible for all aspects of the programming.


ACEP is an approved provider for the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture &
Oriental Medicine (#727).  The Art & Science of Transformational Change is approved for up to 31.5 PDA points.

PHYSICIANS: In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the American Osteopathic Association and the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology. The American Osteopathic Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
 

AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians
The American Osteopathic Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 31.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


NURSES:  This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the American Holistic Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  

 

Approval for contact hours through the American Holistic Nurses Association is based on an assessment of the educational merit of this program and does not constitute endorsement of the use of any specific modality in the care of clients.

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    For nurses obtaining contact hours for the following must be met: 

  • You must sign in and out of all sessions you attend. Approximately one week after the conference is over, you will receive an email with a link to an online evaluation of the overall conference. And the specific sessions you attended. Once the evaluation is completed you will be able to download a printable certificate of completion sent via email for your files. 
     

  • All trainers, content reviewers, meeting planners, and faculty/presenters have declared that there is no conflict of interest in the design and delivery of this program unless otherwise noted below.
     

  • This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the American Holistic Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
     

  • AHNA Non-Endorsement of Modality statement:Approval for contact hours through the American Holistic Nurses Association is based on an assessment of the educational merit of this program and does not constitute endorsement of the use of any specific modality in the care of clients

 

STATE SPECIFIC CONTINUING EDUCATION INFORMATION

 

California: ACEP is an approved CE provider by the APA, which is recognized by the California Board of Psychology to offer CEs for CA-based psychologists, and by the ASWB and NBCC, which are recognized by California Board of Behavioral Sciences to offer CEs for CA-based MFTs, LPCCs, LEPs and/or LCSWs. ACEP is an approved CE provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (provider #14626). 

Florida: ACEP is an approved CE provider FL Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy & Mental Health Counseling, Certified Master Social Workers and FL Board of Nursing (CE Provider #50-10765). ACEP is an approved provider for THE ART & SCIENCE OF TRANSFORMATIONAL CHANGE (FL CE Broker Tracking # 20-902030).
 

New York: Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology (ACEP) 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-0164, and the State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors, #MHC-0138, and marriage and family therapists, #MFT-0069.

New Jersey Social Workers: Due to a change in New Jersey board requirements, New Jersey social workers have not eligible for any CE at the Energy Psychology Conference. We deeply apologize for any inconvenience.  We are waiting on them to implement a change in policy.

 

PLEASE NOTE: The Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology (ACEP) is accredited by many professional organizations to offer continuing education credit. Many states enact licensing requirements for continuing education that override the rules of even a national accreditation organization. As state boards meet frequently and revise and/or clarify license requirements regularly we always recommend you check with your state board for the most recent information and regulations.

 

 

COMPLETION REQUIREMENTS TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE

You must sign in and out of all sessions you attend. Approximately one week after the conference is over, you will receive an email with a link to an online evaluation of the overall conference and the specific sessions you attended.  Once the evaluation is completed, you will be able to download a printable  CE certificate via email for your files.

Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships

The American Osteopathic Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education and is responsible for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of all ACCME activities certified for credit. ACEP is responsible for the content, quality and scientific integrity of all other continuing education guilds in which activities are certified for credit.

 

In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support established by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), American Psychological Association (APA), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), all those in a position to influence the content of an education activity are asked to disclose any relevant financial relationships that may establish a conflict of interest.

 

Except as otherwise noted below, the conference presenters/organizers have not disclosed any relevant financial relationships, nor have they disclosed potential conflicts of interest that could affect presentation content.

 

William Bengston, PhD, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as he is employed by L&B Consulting. William agrees that his presentations and other contributions to program content will be completely fair and unbiased and will mention other healing processes and products during our presentation when appropriate. If possible, he will refer to generics rather than to brand names when mentioning products, equipment, and services, and they will be selected/included on the basis of best available evidence.

Dawson Church, PhD has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as he is employed as the CEO of The Energy Psychology Group and is a major stockholder thereof.  Dawson agrees that his presentations and other contributions to program content will be completely fair and unbiased and will mention other healing processes and products during our presentation when appropriate. If possible, he will refer to generics rather than to brand names when mentioning products, equipment, and services, and they will be selected/included on the basis of best available evidence.

 

Wendie Colter, CWC, CMIP has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as she is employed as the CEO at The Practical Path, Inc. Wendie agrees that her presentations and other contributions to program content will be completely fair and unbiased and will mention other healing processes and products during our presentation when appropriate. If possible, she will refer to generics rather than to brand names when mentioning products, equipment, and services, and they will be selected/included on the basis of best available evidence.

 

Jan Yordy, MEd, MSW has disclosed a relevant financial relationship with Zengar Inc. makers of NeurOptimal® Neurofeedback. Jan agrees that her presentations and other contributions to program content will be completely fair and unbiased and will mention other healing processes and products during our presentation when appropriate. If possible, she will refer to generics rather than to brand names when mentioning products, equipment, and services, and they will be selected/included on the basis of best available evidence.