A certificate of attendance is included with the conference registration fee. Attendees will receive their certificate by June 30, 2023, via email. The certificate will verify attendance at conference sessions and may be used to apply for continuing education credits with the registrant’s accrediting institution. A list of conference sessions eligible for continuing education credits can be found on the conference portal and will be updated regularly.
Psychologists: AFCC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AFCC maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The program is eligible for up to 20.5 hours of continuing education for psychologists. AFCC is also approved to sponsor continuing education for psychologists licensed to practice in the state of New York. The following workshops are not APA Approved, Opening Session, Workshops 3, 17, 36, 38, 41, 60 and 70.
Mental Health Professionals: National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Has approved this program for 20.5 continuing education contact hours. (Approval # 886478123-4365) If you have any questions, please contact the Continuing Education Department at 202-336-8295 or visit us on the Web at www.socialworkers.org/Careers/CE-Approval-Program . You can also email questions to CEU@socialworkers.org
If you are a LMFT, LPC, or other mental health professional, you may use the AFCC certificate of attendance to verify attendance at conference sessions and apply for continuing education credits with your accrediting institution.
Massachusetts Parenting Coordinators: An application for continuing education approval for Parenting Coordinators in Massachusetts will be submitted.
California Custody Evaluators and Mediators: Applications will be submitted to the Judicial Council of California, Administrative Office of the Courts. The views expressed in the program are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the official positions or policies of the Judicial Council of California or the Administrative Office of the Courts.
US Lawyers: An application for accreditation of continuing legal education activity will be submitted for continuing legal education in the following states: Arizona, California: Approval will be submitted to the California State Bar for up to 20.5 hours of continuing legal education. California attorneys must self-report hours at their recertification. Colorado, Idaho approved for 13.5 general credits, course number23-0546, New Mexico: has been approved for 20.5 general credits, course ID: 219194_10408. Minnesota, Nevada, Ohio: approved for 13.5 general credits and 5.75 general credits for teh Judicial Officers Institute call AFCC for the activity code, Ontario Lawyers: An application will be submitted to the Law Society of Ontario to accredit the educational program content for Continuing Professional Development, or CPD, for lawyers. Oregon: has been approved for 20.5 credits. Utah, Vermont: has been approved for 20.5 hours general credits. Washington: Approved for 20.75 general credits. Wyoming State Bar: Approved for: 20.5 general credits. Attorneys from other states may use the AFCC certificate of attendance to verify attendance and apply for credit in their state.
CFLS: The pre-conference institutes provide 6 hours, and the conference program provides up to 14.5 hours in the following required topics toward the educational requirement for CFLS certification: dissolution of marriage; mediation; custody of children; psychological and counseling aspects of dissolution of marriage; problems of the non-marital family; and problems of domestic violence.