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Counselors and the Climate Crisis: An Opening Conversation

April 22, 2021


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The American Counseling Association and its members stand in solidarity with professional counselors who work to address the mental health and wellness of individuals, families, and communities affected by the current and impending consequences of climate change. As members of a profession focused on fostering healthy development and wellness across the lifespan, counselors are uniquely equipped to empower clients to proactively address the mental health consequences of climate-related crises and the environmental issues related to climate change. This document introduces professional counselors to facts, actions, and resources that can aid them in addressing the diverse climate-change-based needs of clients and communities.

CE Details: 1.0 General CEU

This course has been approved by, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #198061, is responsible for all aspects of the programing. Counselor Skill Group: Counseling Services.

This program has been approved for 1.0 continuing education clock hours by the Louisiana Counseling Association as authorized by the Louisiana Professional Counselor Licensing Board of Examiners.

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs. 1 hour.

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Amedco is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Amedco maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 1 GENERAL continuing education credit.

Psychologists: 1.0 Credit - Click here to review AMEDCO Accreditation

Social Workers: 1.0 Credit - Click here to review AMEDCO Accreditation

Full Details: AMEDCO Learner Notification