Continuing Education Provider Information

PESI, Inc., is approved as a provider of continuing education by numerous national agencies and routinely applies for continuing education credits for professionals from state agencies on an as needed basis, when required. As part of PESI's mission to promote and facilitate continuing education excellence, we are continually in the process of seeking approval as a provider of continuing education through new agencies for professionals.

There are many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations that will grant continuing education credit for attendance at PESI’s seminars and activities. Please save your seminar brochure and certificate of completion and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements to obtain approval.

For seminar-specific continuing education questions, please view the seminar brochure for complete details.
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Addiction Counselors:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing education by the National Association of Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC), provider #: 00131. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance.
California Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the California Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors. Provider #: OS-03-036-1017.
Connecticut Addiction Counselors:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Connecticut Certification Board. Provider #120924.

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Athletic Trainer:  PESI, Inc. is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for certified athletic trainers. Provider #: P3386.

Cardiovascular Technology Professionals:  Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) recognizes programs and providers approved by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

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Case Managers:  Our programs, when applicable, have been reviewed and awarded clock hours by the Commission for Case Manager Certification.

Chaplains/Clergy:  This course is designed to qualify for continuing education hours. Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements. PESI will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for Chaplains/Clergy.
Certification in Thanatology:  Many of PESI's educational offerings that focus primarily on death and bereavement are recognized by the Association for Death Education and Counseling to meet the thanatology-related educational contact hour requirements to be Certified in Thanatology: Death, Dying and Bereavement. If approval is not specified in your brochure or on the continuing education page for the seminar/conference you are interested in, please contact PESI to verify.

Counselors:  Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.
California Counselors:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #: 2087.
Florida Mental Health Counselors:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399.

CE BrokerPESI, Inc. automatically reports Florida Nursing, Counselor, Marriage & Family Therapist, Social Worker, Psychologist, School Psychologist and Occupational Therapist credits to CE Broker.
New York Counselors:  PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Mental Health Counselors. #MHC-0033. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.
Ohio Counselors:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #:RCST071001.
South Carolina Counselors:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors. Approval #4540.
Texas Counselors:  PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. Provider #: 2477.
Washington Counselors:  PESI, Inc. has been approved as a provider by the WMHCA for Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists and Licensed Clinical Social Workers

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Registered Dietitians & Dietetic Technicians:  PESI, Inc., PE001, is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) from June 1, 2015 through May 31, 2018. Continuing Professional Education Provider Accreditation does not constitute endorsement by CDR of a provider, program or materials.
Certified Diabetes Educators:  The National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators recognizes courses sponsored by a CDR approved provider.

Exercise Physiologists:  ASEP members will earn CECs for full attendance at a seminar. The ASEP allows members to earn a maximum of 10 CECs in any one 5 year period.

Funeral Directors:  Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements. PESI, Inc. will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for funeral directors.
Pennsylvania Funeral Directors:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs. Provider approval number: #000059.

Marriage & Family Therapists:  Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings. Additionally many states accept courses that are offered by APA and ASWB approved providers. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements.
California Marriage & Family Therapists:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #: 2087.
Florida Marriage & Family Therapists:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399.

CE BrokerPESI, Inc. automatically reports Florida Nursing, Counselor, Marriage & Family Therapist, Social Worker, Psychologist, School Psychologist and Occupational Therapist credits to CE Broker.
Illinois Marriage & Family Therapists:  PESI, Inc. is an approved Marriage and Family Therapists Continuing Education Sponsor with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, License No. 168-000156.
New York Marriage & Family Therapists:  PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists. #MFT-0024. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.
Ohio Marriage & Family Therapists:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #: RCST071001.
Texas Marriage & Family Therapists:  PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. Provider #: 503.

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Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists:  PESI, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
California Nurses:  PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13305.
Florida Nurses:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858.

CE BrokerPESI, Inc. automatically reports Florida Nursing, Counselor, Marriage & Family Therapist, Social Worker, Psychologist, School Psychologist and Occupational Therapist credits to CE Broker.
Iowa Nurses:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346.
Gastroenterology Nurses:  Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements. PESI, Inc. will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for gastroenterology nurses.
Nurse Midwives:  Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements. PESI, Inc. will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for nurse midwives.

Nursing Home Administrators:  Our programs, when applicable, have been reviewed and approved by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Boards of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators (NAB).

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Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants:  PESI, Inc. is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. Provider #: 3322. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
Florida Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy. Provider Number 50-399.

CE BrokerPESI, Inc. automatically reports Florida Nursing, Counselor, Marriage & Family Therapist, Social Worker, Psychologist, School Psychologist and Occupational Therapist credits to CE Broker.

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Pharmacists:  PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants:  Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings. Additionally many states accept courses that are offered by AOTA approved providers. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements.
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California Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants:  PESI, Inc. is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approval agency to approve providers.
Illinois Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, Provider Number: 216-000270.
New York Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants:  PESI, Inc. is recognized as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education by the New York State Education Department's State Board for physical Therapy.

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Physician Assistants:  Our programs, when applicable, have been reviewed and approved for clinical Category I (preapproved) CME credit by the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

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Physicians:  PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Play Therapists:  PESI, Inc. is an APT Approved Provider 05-165.

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Psychologists:  PESI, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PESI maintains responsibility programs and content. Full attendance is required. No partial credit will be offered for partial attendance per APA guidelines.
California Licensed Educational Psychologists:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #: 2087.
Florida Psychologists:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Psychology. Provider Number 50-399.
Florida School Psychologists:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Psychology. Provider Number 50-399.
CE Broker PESI, Inc. automatically reports Florida Nursing, Counselor, Marriage & Family Therapist, Social Worker, Psychologist, School Psychologist and Occupational Therapist credits to CE Broker.

Radiology Technologists:  Our programs, when applicable, are reviewed and approved for Category A CE credit by the ASRT.

Respiratory Care Practitioners:  Our programs, when applicable, are reviewed and approved by Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) system of the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC).

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Social Workers:  PESI, Inc., 1062, is approved as a provider for continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards, 400 South Ridge Parkway, Suie B, Culpeper, VA 22701. www.aswb.org. ASWB Approval Period: January 27, 2017 - January 27, 2020. .
California Social Workers:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences. Provider approval #2087.
Florida Social Workers:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number BAP #77.

CE BrokerPESI, Inc. automatically reports Florida Nursing, Counselor, Marriage & Family Therapist, Social Worker, Psychologist, School Psychologist and Occupational Therapist credits to CE Broker.
Illinois Social Workers:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation. Provider #159-000154.
Minnesota Social Workers:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Minnesota, Board of Social Work. Provider #: CEP-140.
New York Social Workers:  PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0008. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.
Ohio Social Workers:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #:RCST071001.

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Teachers/Educators:  Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings or have a pre-approval process. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements. PESI, Inc. will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for teachers/educators.
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Connecticut Educators:  PESI, Inc. is an approved provider of Continuing Education by the Connecticut State Department of Education. Provider Number: 930.
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Illinois Educators:  ISBE Professional Development (PD) Clock Hours have been made available through Quincy University. Those requesting ISBE PD Clock Hours will need to complete additional steps in order to receive the ISBE “Evidence of Completion for Professional Development” form.
Montana Educators:  PESI, Inc. is an Approved Renewal Unit Provider with the Montana Office of Public Instruction.