Professional CEU’s

 

Continuing education available through Grow Aware can be used by anyone, for employee records, professional CEU or CME and personal development.

Please find the information below relevant to your discipline. CEU/CME is for the eight and four week class. To receive your CEU you must sign into each class and complete the survey. Your certificate states you successfully achieved this and the CE hours of attendance.  CEU cannot be given without these steps.

The charge for CEU is $65 for eight week class and obtain 22 CEU depending on attendance, and $25 for four week class, obtaining 7 CEU depending on attendance.

Your CEU certificate, class syllabus and attendance record is  proof for the state should an audit occur. You need to keep the CEU and manual until you need to renew your CE again.

CEU are awarded based on your attendance.

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Licensed Medical Social Workers
  • Chemical Dependency Professionals
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselors
  • Licensed Massage Practitioner
  • Psychologists
  • Physicians and Physician Assistants
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Registered and Licensed Practical Nurses
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists
The following links are meant to inform you of your responsibility that this program meets your licensing CEU requirements. Grow-Aware programs are not approved by any state  licensing board or professional health care associations.

They do meet Washington State quality assurance criteria that contribute to the development, advancement, extension and enhancement of professional competence. The department of health and quality assurance requires proof of course attendance and content if an audit is conducted.

The syllabus of course content, certificate of completion of 24 hours of class room instruction and review test from Grow Aware validates you successfully completed the course and relevant material for your professional development.

LMFT,LMSW,MHC:
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/WAC/default.aspx?cite=246-809-620
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/WAC/default.aspx?cite=246-809

Massage Practitioners:
Are required to complete 16 hours of continuing education (CE) every 2 years. WAC 246-830-475 contains the qualifications a  CE course must meet in order to be counted.

Chemical Dependency Professionals:
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/WAC/default.aspx?cite=246-811
CDPs must complete an Enhancement Plan showing the goals the CDP will meet to continue proficiency in their profession. This plan should be maintained by the CDP and should not be provided to the department unless requested. CDPs must complete twenty-eight hours of continuing education and twelve hours of other professional development activities as outlined in WAC 246-811-047 and 246-811-200(2).

Medical Doctors: MD CME:
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/WAC/default.aspx?cite=246-919-460

Psychologists:
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/wac/default.aspx?cite=246-924-240

Registered and Practical Nurses:
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/wac/default.aspx?cite=246-840-203

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners:
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/wac/default.aspx?cite=246-840&full=true#246-840-361

General CEU information and requirements:
http://apps.leg.wa.gov/WAC/default.aspx?cite=246-12