Florida Counselors Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

Meet your Florida counselor CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

5 Mandatory Hours
25 Elective Hours
30 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Florida Behavioral Health : Counselor license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Couns. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Behavioral Health : Counselor licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Florida Counselors: Counselor (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 5
Elective Hours: 25
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 03/31/2023
Next Education Due Date: 03/31/2023

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Mandatory subjects:

  • 2 hours of Medical Errors
  • 3 hours of Professional Ethics and Boundary Issues or Telehealth (Rotating Requirement)

Every third renewal:

  • 3 hours of Laws and Rules
  • 2 hours of Domestic Violence
  • 4 hours of Qualified Supervisor Training (if a Qualified Supervisor)

       These hours are included in the 25 general hours.

Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.


Roster Required: yes
Roster Process:

We will report your hours electronically to CEBroker withinone business day.  CEBroker is theofficial CE tracking system for your state licensing board.

Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Governing Agency

Name: Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Couns
Phone: 8502454474
Fax: 8509215389
Address: 4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin # C-08 Tallahassee, 32399

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.