Continuing Medical Education (CME) & Continuing Education (CE) Accreditation

Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners & Physician’s Assistants


NJAOPS is dedicated in reminding and enhancing physicians’ knowledge to manage the changing needs of the healthcare system. These evidence-based educational lectures are structured to augment physician expertise with current guidelines, materials and recommendations, as well as up-to-date advances in medical treatment on specific topics.

New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing education for DO physicians. NJAOPS designates these educational activities for Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

Physician (AMA) Accreditation Statement: NJAOPS is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians. NJAOPS designates live or online activity for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Health Professionals: Participants may claim hours to receive a Certificate of Participation for an activity designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Method of Participation:
For successful completion of an activity and subsequent awarding of credits, individuals are required to participate in the entire activity, complete an attestation form, pass a post-test and an activity evaluation form. Certificates are then immediately printable from the website.

Psychologists — American Psychological Association (APA)

APA Continuing Education Approval

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

Social Workers — Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)

ASWB Continuing Education ApprovalThe Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI), provider #1328, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. is permitted to use the new three year approval period in the ACE statement on promotional material and certificates of credit. ASWB Approval Period: 11/18/2019-11/18/2022. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.

Addiction Professionals — NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

NAADAC Continuing Education HoursThe Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI) is officially on file with NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) as an Approved Education Provider. They are formally known as NAADAC Provider #159459. Please note that the Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc.  (TBHI) is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Addiction professionals should contact their regulatory boards to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

Counselors — The National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

NBCC Approved Continuing Education ProviderThe Telebehavioral Health Institute, Inc. (TBHI) has been approved by National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No. 6708. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC Credit are clearly identified. TBHI is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. Counselors should contact their regulatory boards to determine final course approval for continuing education credits.

CE Broker

CE Broker Approved Continuing Education ProviderCE Broker is a continuing education tracking system in which licensees track their compliance and report their completed CEs. The Telebehavioral Health Institute (TBHI) encourages trainees to use the Self-Report system in CE Broker, as TBHI does not report to CE Broker on behalf of trainees.

Click here for instructions on how to self-report to CE Broker.

Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants & Nurses

Through TBHI’s accreditation by the New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, the American Medical Association (AMA) and the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) have approved the TBHI training for CME hours. Nurse practitioners, physician assistants and nurses can then, use the AMA or AOA accreditation of these courses for their requirements if a request is made to the licensing board. Just send the board the URL to this page to request specific approval for your licensing. Additionally, TBHI courses are formally approved in California and similarly approved for licensure renewal requirements by most other states through our co-sponsorship with Alliant University. Please identify yourself by writing to TBHI here as a nurse practitioner, physician assistant, or nurse prior to taking TBHI courses so as to be certain to have all the needed materials to meet specialized approvals.


Licensing Board Renewals. Most state boards accept offerings accredited by national or other state organizations. If your discipline or state is not listed, please check with your professional licensing board to determine whether the accreditations listed are accepted. In many cases, they will be.

Please verify the appropriateness of TBHI training for your needs by contacting your state/provincial board or your state/provincial professional organization. Some state and provincial regulations are in flux, complex and can be confusing. For certificate training or combinations of individual courses: All TBHI core courses are approved for CME and CE hours. However, your state may have limits on how many eLearning hours you can apply to your renewal. Also, different states call it different things. They might refer to online training as online training, eLearning, Internet training, web courses, digital courses, electronic courses, etc. Please check with your state if you are uncertain of their requirements. For webinars, some states require that you attend webinars as a LIVE participant if you seek CME or CE hours. Others allow you to watch the recording on-demand, as long as you complete the course requirements of a post-test and course evaluation. Again, please check with your state if you are uncertain.TBHI does not accept responsibility for confirming your state’s approval of courses. 

Search for your licensing board or association online and find their contact information. If you send them an email with the link to the current page’s URL, you will likely get a written response within 72 hours. That email will give you a document trail and will be helpful if questions arise later.  If you need in-person training, write to us to ask about our speaking schedules for your geographic area.

Address: Telebehavioral Health Institute, LLC, 5173 Waring Road, #124 San Diego, CA 92120

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