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Art Therapy Program - Continuing Education

Eight (8) continuing education hours every year - Art Therapists

To maintain licensure, an art therapist must complete a minimum of eight (8) continuing education (CE) hours every licensure year. For the current CE requirements, please see Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR) 331-385-0010 and 331-385-0020.

Continuing Education Frequently Asked Questions

Twelve (12) continuing education hours every year - Certified Art Therapists

To maintain licensure, a certified art therapist must complete a minimum of twelve (12) continuing education (CE) hours every licensure year. For the current CE requirements, please see Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR) 331-385-0010 and 331-385-0020.

Continuing Education Frequently Asked Questions

Documentation, attestation and audit

Documentation supporting compliance with CE requirements must be maintained by the licensee for a period of four (4) years following license renewal and be provided to the Health Licensing Office upon request.

Each licensee shall document compliance with the CE credit requirements through attestation on the license renewal application.

For current auditing and sanction information, please see OAR 331-385-0020 (link to come when rules are posted to the Oregon Secretary of States' web page).

Pre-approval of courses

To obtain pre-approval of CE courses provided by organizations not already approved in rule, please go to the HLO Forms page and search for the HLO CEU Pre-Approval Request Form.

Complete the request form (maintaining it in Microsoft Word format), and email it along with all the required supporting documentation (listed on the instructions page) to hlo.info@dhsoha.state.or.us, or call (503) 373-2088 with your CE related questions.