Continuing Education Program Overview
If you are looking to continue your higher education and excel in your career, our division of Continuing Education is a great place to start. Alliant International University’s California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) Continuing Education (CE) programs address current mental health issues and help foster professional development, fulfilling the mandatory California Board of Psychology and California Board of Behavioral Sciences licensure requirements. Our Continuing Education programs are designed to help psychologists, marriage and family therapists, clinical counselors, and clinical social workers stay ahead in their respective professional environments. Our CEU Psychology courses are delivered online and classroom-style.
To view a list of courses and register for our Psychology Continuing Education Program, visit Alliant’s Continuing Education website.
Alliant International University Continuing Education degree is approved by:
- The American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Alliant International University maintains responsibility for its CE programs and content.
- The California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) to provide continuing education for LPCCs, MFTs and LCSWs (provider #PCE234)
To find out which classes are required for your licensure renewal or initial licensure, please visit the appropriate Board website:
- California Board of Psychology
- California Board of Behavioral Sciences
- California Board of Registered Nursing
Interested in Teaching a CE Course?
Here is a more detailed description of what we need for a potential course:
New course proposals are submitted to an advisory committee on a rotating basis for review and must meet the following basic criteria:
- Our APA Continuing Education courses must be pertinent to the theory, practice, and methodology of psychology; must be taught at the post-doctoral level; and must enable a psychologist to provide better psychological care to the consumer
- Materials submitted must clearly demonstrate how the course meets these requirements.
All proposal packets submitted for review from our school must include the following information:
Description of Content
A brief abstract describing the content and the intent of the workshop. This description should clearly address the basic criteria listed above. Please indicate if/how this course addresses the theory, practice and methodology pertaining to your topic. Please also indicate three areas in which this course extends knowledge beyond a pre-doctoral level of training on your topic.
Goals and Objectives of CE Courses
A list of the benefits that attendees will gain from participating in the workshop. Please list a minimum of three learning goals/objectives that will enhance the practice of psychologists and individuals who attend this CE workshop.
A detailed syllabus with an hour-by-hour time outline of workshop activities, breaks, lunch, etc. This outline should identify exactly what will be covered in the presentation and how much time will be spent on each item. For presentations 6 hours and over, you may include two 15-minute breaks in your total instructional time; one break for presentations less than 6 hours.
Each presenter’s complete CV.
This is a means for participants to gauge what they have learned from the presentation. It can take the form of multiple-choice questions, true/false, short answer, etc. It is best to have one post-test question per hour of instruction.
Supplemental Information (optional)
Marketing and Promotions
Please include a bulleted list of schools and/or organizations for which you have presented this topic within the last two years, along with the approximate number of paid attendees in each of these workshops. Additionally, in order to more appropriately promote your program, we kindly ask that you share your mailing list (if applicable) with Alliant CE for a one-time usage.
We encourage all proposals and related questions are forwarded electronically to the email@example.com.
Please allow at least one month for course review and approval.
Once the proposal packet is approved and the seminar/workshop has taken place, please complete and email below three (four for Alliant Students) documents to be able to issue the Certificates (CEU’s).