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Department of Professional Counseling

The Department of Professional Counseling is pleased to offer a variety of continuing education opportunities. These are open to students, alumni, employees, field placement supervisors, and professionals in helping disciplines. Please use this page to view and register for upcoming events. For additional information, or to be added to our professional development e-mail list to receive updates, please contact Lisa Himelman at 732-923-4572 or lhimelma@monmouth.edu. We look forward to your attendance!

Credentialing Information

For NJ Licensed Counselors:
Monmouth University Department of Professional Counseling has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 4242. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Monmouth University Department of Professional Counseling is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

For NJ Social Workers:
In accordance with New Jersey Administrative Code 13:44G-6.4(c)5, Social Workers may obtain continuing education from courses and programs offered at a regionally accredited institution.

For NJ Alcohol and Drug Counselors:
In accordance with New Jersey Administrative Code 13:34C-5.4(b)1, Alcohol and Drug Counselors may obtain continuing education from courses or programs approved by the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC).

Please note: Credit requirements and approvals vary by state board regulations. It is the responsibility of the attendee to determine what providers/programs their licensing board accepts.

If a participant would like to express a concern about their experience with Monmouth University Department of Professional Counseling, they may call or email Jessica Burkholder at 732-571-3570 or jburkhol@monmouth.edu. Although we do not guarantee a particular outcome, the participant can expect us to consider the complaint, make any necessary decisions and communicate with the participant within one week.