2019 ONLINE Self-Study TRAININGS

CEUs for  NYS social workers, LMHCs and CASACs*
All online trainings  are open to all (LCSW, LMSW,  LMHC and CASAC) New York State clinicians. (See training info and provider id’s at the bottom of the page.) Note that the CBT course is free for CASACs in 2019.  Click on the name of the course to get more information and to register. BPTI staff will email you with further instructions. You will need to pass the posttest with 75% correct in order to earn a certificate.
 You can also r
egister for any or all  courses at the ‘Add to Cart’ button below.
You will be contacted by staff of Best Practice Trainers with a link to begin the course for which you have registered. Contact Ruth Campbell at ruth@bestpracticetrainers.org  or call 845-255-5022 for more info.

Motivational Interviewing (MI) 6 CEs 
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) 6 CEs
Co-Occurring Disorders (COD) 6 CEs
Ethics for the Counseling Professions (EH) 6CEs


Online courses



Refunds will be given in exceptional circumstances only within a month of registration. Previous payments will be honored only within the calendar year of registration.

Target audience: Social workers and other clinical professionals who work with clients with Substance Use Disorders.
Content level: Beginning to intermediate

Course completion requirements

To earn CE credit, participants must log in, attend the entire course as determined electronically and complete a posttest with at least 75% accuracy and an online course evaluation. Certificates of completion will be emailed within 10 business days of course completion

Course interaction & system requirements
These recorded webinars are self-paced/non-interactive. Course questions, comments and complaints can be directed to the Continuing Education Director by email at ruth@bestpracticetrainers.org or by phone at 845-255-5022 or 845-810-0022. BPTI grievance policy can be found here.

System requirements:
Operating Systems: Windows XP or higher, MacOS9 or higher, Android 4.0 or higher
Internet browser: Internet Explorer 9.0 or higher, Google Chrome, Firefox 10.0 or higher
Broadband Internet connections: Cable, High-speed DSL & any other medium that is internet accessible.
Media viewing requirements: Adobe Reader, Flash Player, & HTML5
For technical difficulties/disabilities, such as not having devices with technology which meets operating system requirements, or having difficulty with that technology, paper copies of pretests and posttests can be mailed. Other difficulties with technology may be able to be remedied by contacting helpdesk@bestpracticetrainers.org which may be able to give assistance.

**NOTES: NYSED allows only 1/3 of the required CEUs to come from distance-learning courses. Online self-study courses can be completed at your leisure, are each worth 6 CEUs for social workers and mental health counselors from the NY State Education Department (provider #SW-0519, #MHC-0124), and for CASACs from NYS OASAS (provider #0806). The cost of each online course is $30.

OUTSIDE NY State: Social Workers: We have applied for consideration of CE credits for this course through the ASWB ACE program. We are also applying for ACE NJ consideration. The course will be worth 5 credits in the ASWB jurisdictions.