ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

PESI, Inc. prides itself on providing premier education through different formats to many different professions and is accredited as a provider of continuing education by numerous national accrediting agencies. Additionally, we routinely apply for continuing education credits for professionals from state agencies. While we are proud to offer many national accreditations listed below, there are many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations that will grant continuing education credit for attendance at PESIís seminars and activities. Please save your seminar brochure and certificate of completion and contact your own board or organization for specific filing requirements to obtain approval.

For the type and number of credits offered on a specific event, please select the event from our online seminar schedule and view the brochure.



ADDICTION COUNSELORS
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing education by the National Association of Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC), provider #: 00131. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance.

California Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the California Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors. Provider #: OS-03-036-1011.

Michigan Addiction Professionals: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with MCBAP, the Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals.

CHAPLAINS/CLERGY
PESI will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for Chaplains/Clergy.

COUNSELORS
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider of the National Board of Certified Counselors, NBCC Provider #: 5637. We adhere to NBCC Continuing Education Guidelines.

California Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #: 2087.

Florida Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399.

Ohio Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists and Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #:RCST071001.

FUNERAL DIRECTORS
Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements. PESI, Inc. will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for funeral directors.

Pennsylvania Funeral Directors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs. Provider approval number: #000059.

MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPISTS
Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings. Additionally many states accept courses that are offered by APA, ASWB, and NBCC approved providers. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements.

California Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #: 2087.

Florida Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399.

Illinois Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. is an approved Marriage and Family Therapists Continuing Education Sponsor with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation, License No. 168-000156.

Ohio Marriage & Family Therapists, Social Workers and Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #: RCST071001.

Texas Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. Provider #: 503.

NURSES/NURSE PRACTITIONERS/CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALISTS:
PESI, Inc, is an approved provider by the American Psychological Association, which is recognized by the ANCC for behavioral health related activities.

NURSE PROFESSIONALS
PESI, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #: 6538.

Iowa Nurses: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346.

Florida Nurses: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider Number 50-399.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS & OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANTS:
PESI, Inc. is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. Provider #: 3322.

Florida Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants:
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy. Provider Number 50-399.

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS & PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANTS
Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements. PESI, Inc. will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for physical therapy professionals.

New York Physical Therapy & Physical Therapy Assistants: MEDS-PDN is recognized by the New York State Education Department, State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapy assistant continuing education.

PSYCHOLOGISTS:
PESI, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PESI maintains responsibility programs and content. Full attendance is required. No partial credit will be offered for partial attendance per APA guidelines.

California Licensed Educational Psychologists: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #: 2087.

Florida Psychologists: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Psychology. Provider Number 50-399.

SOCIAL WORKERS:
PESI, Provider #1062, is approved as a provider for continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards, 400 South Ridge Parkway, Suite B, Culpeper, VA 22701. www.aswb.org. ASWB Approval Period: January 27, 2014-January 27, 2017. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine continuing education requirements.

California Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #: 2087.

Florida Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399.

Illinois Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved sponsor with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation. License No. 159-000154.

Minnesota Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Minnesota, Board of Social Work. Provider #: CEP-140.

Ohio Social Workers, Counselors & Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #:RCST071001.

SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS & AUDIOLOGISTS
Premier Education Solutions is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. ASHA CEUs are offered on select courses; please review the brochure/online information for the activity for ASHA CEU availability and details regarding course requirements.

TEACHERS/EDUCATORS
Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings or have a pre-approval process. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements. PESI, Inc. will gladly apply to any state board when seminar material is appropriate for teachers/educators.

Connecticut Educators: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider of Continuing Education by the Connecticut State Department of Education. Provider Number: 930.

Illinois Teachers: PESI, Inc. has been approved by the Illinois State Board of Education to provide professional development activities. Provider Number: 050602154518762.

Montana Educators: PESI, Inc. is an Approved Renewal Unit Provider with the Montana Office of Public Instruction.

CERTIFICATION IN THANATOLOGY
Many of PESI's educational offerings that focus primarily on death and bereavement are recognized by the Association for Death Education and Counseling to meet the thanatology-related educational contact hour requirements to be Certified in Thanatology: Death, Dying and Bereavement. If approval is not specified in your brochure or on the continuing education page for the seminar/conference you are interested in, please contact PESI to verify.

PESI, Inc. offers continuing education programs and products under the brand names CMI Education Institute, PESI, and MEDS-PDN.

If your profession is not listed above, please contact us