The Tennessee Board of Examiners of Psychology Requirements

CE Requirments:  40 hours of continuing education must be completed every renewal period, of which 20 may be completed via online ocurses.

Three (3) CE hours shall pertain to cultural diversity as specifically noted in the title, description of objectives, or curriculum of the presentation, symposium, workshop, seminar, course or activity. Cultural diversity includes aspects of identity stemming from age, disability, gender, race/ethnicity, religious/spiritual orientation, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, and other cultural dimensions. The topic of the presentation, symposium, workshop, seminar, course or activity need not be on cultural diversity, but one of the objectives or descriptions of the topics covered, shall clearly indicate attention to cultural diversity. These hours shall be Type I or Type II.
In addition, 
Three (3) CE hours of Type I or Type II shall pertain to:
  •             Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 63, Chapter 11; and
  •              Official Compilation, Rules and Regulations of the State of Tennessee, Chapters 1180-01, 1180-02, 1180-03 and 1180-04; and
  •                The current version of the “Ethical Standards” which are part of the “Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct” published by the American Psychological Association (A.P.A.).

Licenses must be renewed biennially. The deadline for renewal is December 31st every 2 years; the year is dependent on individual licensure date.

For more information visit: The Tennessee Board of Examiners of Psychology