Continuing Education

CESD, LLC is an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) under the helm of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC). 

ACEP Logo-weba Counselor Education, Supervision, & Development, LLC (CESD) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7020. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CESD is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

**Note: The above statement is to comply with NBCC Policy Sections J.4 and J.5

In alignment with the CESD, LLC Mission, Goal, and Purpose, the CE obtained via attending the trainings, workshops, and classes is a tripartite inclusive of 1) being affordable, 2) addresses various learning needs of professional mental health counselors, and 3) provides an undercurrent of social, cultural, and ethics in each modality (e.g., training, classes, & workshops).

2021 Schedule of Programs


WORKSHOP: Addressing Racial Trauma in Mental Health Care: A Cross-Cultural Approach

3 Hours: 3 Continuing Education (CEs)

DISCOUNT: Cost: $15.00 (registration & payments bottom of page)

FEBUARY 28, 2021: Sunday @  6PM — 9PM 

Learning Objectives (L.O.): 3

  • L.O. 1: Describe racial trauma and how it impacts mental well-being
  • L.O. 2: Introduce Racial Battle Fatigue in terms of creating treatment plans for clients impacted by racial trauma
  • L.O.3: How to evaluate the therapeutic alliance for improved outcomes when the presenting problems are related to experiences with racial trauma

CLASS: Evidence-Based Wellness Models for Use in Therapeutic Practice: A Live 10-Hour CE Class

10 hours: 10 CEs (2 hours Ethics, 2 hours Social/Cultural, & 6 hours General)

DISCOUNT: Cost: $175 (Registration & payments at bottom of page)

March 1-5, 2021: Monday-Friday @ 5PM – 7PM (Attendance is required for all days)

Learning Objectives (L.O.): 5

L.O. 1: Analyze six (6) wellness models that may be used in holistic counseling and psychotherapy

L.O.2: Conceptualize the American Counseling Association (ACA) Code of Ethics relative to why a wellness approach is an approach considerate to a higher standard of practice

L.O.3: Describe social and cultural identity variables that are addressed within a wellness approach and that may be considered throughout the counseling process

L.O.4: Operationalize wellness and wellness counseling to methodically integrate it within other theoretical orientations of counseling and psychotherapy

L.O.5: Create treatment plans via use of wellness models to enhance counselor service delivery, therapeutic alliance, and improved therapy outcomes

COURSE: Calling All Counselors Seeking to Become Approved Clinical Supervisors: A 45-Hour Clinical Supervision Training Covering the Nine (9) Content Areas Required by the Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE; Required Training | ACS (

45 Hours: 45 CEs align with the requirements for ACS

DISCOUNT: $600 (Registration & payments at bottom of page)

What you receive with completed registration:

  • A clinical supervision textbook
  • At the end of the course: documentation of this training that serves as a CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION verifying the 45 hours of training that covers each CCE required area
  • A syllabus detailing the content descriptions, learning objectives, and agendas to demonstrate that each content areas was covered

May – June: Choose from two course section times: SATURDAYS Section I @ 8AM – 12PM OR Section II 4PM – 8PM

Course Dates & Topics Covered: Section I (8AM) & Section II (4PM)

  • May 1 – Roles and functions of clinical supervisors (Topic 1)
  • May 8 – Models of clinical supervision (Topic 2)
  • May 15 – Mental health-related professional development (Topic 3)
  • May 22 – Methods and techniques in clinical supervision (Topic 4)
  • May 29 – Supervisory relationship issues (Topic 5)
  • June 5 – Cultural issues in clinical supervision (Topic 6)
  • June 12 – Group supervision & evaluation of supervisee competence and the supervision         process (Topics 7 & 9)
  • June 19 – Legal and ethical issues in clinical supervision (Topic 8)

Below is a chart of the cost associated with the CE offered: 

Learning Format


Continuing Education (CE)


Trainings 2-3 Hours 2-3 CE $70-$105
Workshops 1.5 Hours 1.5 CE $35
Classes 5-10 Hours 5-10 CE $175-$350
Crash Course 40 Hours 40 CE $600

**Note: Refund Policies on the Policy page of website

CESD Credit

Continuing Education Registration: Workshop Racial Trauma in MH Care


CESD Credit

Continuing Education Registration: Class Wellness Counseling


CESD Credit

Continuing Education Registration: Clinical Supervision Class (ACS)