Alabama Counselors Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

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

6 Mandatory Hours
34 Elective Hours
40 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Alabama Behavioral Health : Counselor license.

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Alabama Board of Examiners in 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.

Alabama Counselors: Licensed Counselor

Total Hours Required: 40
Mandatory Hours: 6
Elective Hours: 34
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 07/31/2024
Next Education Due Date: 07/31/2024

Online Info

Mandatory subject:
6 hours - Counseling Ethics

Online Limitations

Only 10 hours may be completed online or by home-study.


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling
Phone: 8008223307
Fax: 2054588718
Address: 950 22nd North, Suite 765 Birmingham, 35203

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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.