2019 CONTINUING EDUCATION

Important Note: If you attended the conference in New Mexico, go here to complete your evaluation

and print out your own CE certificate

Up to 43.5 CE/CME and CNE hours (depending on the licensing board) are available for psychologists, social workers, LMFTs, professional counselors, nurses, physicians, drug and alcohol counselors, and acupuncturists  attending the 21st International Energy Psychology Conference: The Art & Science of Transformational Change (including pre- and post-conference trainings).  CE information may change prior to the conference.

 

Main conference (including Thursday keynote)

up to 19.5 CE hours

(Psychologists: up to 18.5 hours)

 

Pre-cons & Post-cons

up to 24 CE hours

(Psychologists: up to 12 hours)

 

 

 

 

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.

  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. Describe at least 3 aspects/qualities of “higher” states of consciousness.

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

 

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: 02/28/19 to 02/28/22. Social workers completing this course receive up to 43.5 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 has been approved for up to 37.5 PDA Points (course #727-11). 

ACEP is a CE co-sponsor with the Institute for Better Health (IBH). Sessions that qualify for CME/CNE credits are clearly identified online. Prior to registering, see website for specific session CE approvals, complete course descriptions, and speaker/planner conflict of interest disclosures.


Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the ACCME through the joint sponsorship of IBH and ACEP. IBH is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. IBH designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ per hour attended. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Nurses: IBH is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

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 # 20-684744).
 

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 are not eligible for any CE at the 21st International Energy Psychology Conference. We deeply apologize for any inconvenience. 

 

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 Institute for Better Health, Inc. is responsible for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of all ACCME and ANCC 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.

 

Joanne Callahan, MBA, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as she is employed and has ownership interest in Callahan Techniques, Ltd. Joanne 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.

 

Robert Schwarz, PsyD, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as he is employed by ACEP. Robert 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.

 

George Limberakis, LCMHC, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as he is employed by ACEP. George 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.

 

David Feinstein, PhD, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as he is employed by Innersource. David 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.

 

Manohar Croke, MA, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as she is employed by U.S. Esogetic Colorpuncture Institute. Manohar 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.

 

Anne Jensen, MSc, DC, DPhil, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as she is employed and has intellectual property rights with HeartSpeak International. Anne 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.

 

Ellen Franklin, PhD, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as she is employed and has intellectual property rights with Acutonics Institute of Integrative Medicine. Ellen 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.

 

Kristin Holthuis, MD, has disclosed a relevant financial relationship as she is employed by ACEP. Kristin 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.