Virginia Counselors Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

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

2 Mandatory Hours
18 Elective Hours
20 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Virginia Behavioral Health : Counselor license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Virginia Board of Counseling. 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.

Virginia Counselors: Counselor (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 20
Mandatory Hours: 2
Elective Hours: 18
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1
License Expiration Date: 06/30/2024
Next Education Due Date: 06/30/2024

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2 hours – Ethics Standard of Practice or Laws governing theBehavioral Science Profession in Virginia.

Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Virginia Board of Counseling
Phone: 8043674610
Fax: 8045274435
Address: 9960 Mayland Dr Ste 300 Perimeter Center Henrico, 23233

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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.