GENERAL POLICIES FOR MAD IN AMERICA CONTINUING EDUCATION
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) seeks to ensure equitable treatment of every person and to make every attempt to resolve grievances in a fair manner. Please submit a written grievance to Bob Nikkel, MSW at [email protected], (503) 929-9346, or Mad in America Foundation, 763 Massachusetts Avenue, Suite #2, Cambridge, MA 02139. Grievances would receive, to the best of our ability, corrective action in order to prevent further problems. If you have questions or concerns, contact Commonwealth Educational Seminars at (800) 376-3345.
ACCOMMODATIONS FOR THE DIFFERENTLY ABLED
CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY
It is the policy of the Mad in America Continuing Education project to avoid cancellation of any webinar unless absolutely necessary and to provide notice of cancellation as soon as possible, preferably within 2 weeks or more of the scheduled webinar.
A full refund or pro-rated refund relative to the portion of a multi-webinar course that is cancelled will be made as soon as possible.
If a paid registrant requests a refund, that refund will be made in full or pro-rated as described above unless the registrant has already claimed CE credit(s) for the course or webinar.
All reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities including but not limited to closed captioning for hearing impaired individuals. A request to [email protected] should be made at least 2 weeks in advance to allow MIACE to make necessary arrangements.
CE APPROVAL INFORMATION
Continuing Education Credit is provided by Commonwealth Educational Seminars for the following professions.
Commonwealth Educational Seminars is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Commonwealth Educational Seminars maintains responsibility for these programs and their content.
Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors:
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LPCs/LMHCs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Social Workers. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for Social Workers. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
If applicable: Social Workers – New York State
Commonwealth Educational Seminars is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers. #SW-0444.
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists:
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LMFTs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
As an American Psychological Association (APA) approved provider, CES programs are accepted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). These courses can be utilized by nurses to renew their certification and will be accepted by the ANCC. Every state Board of Nursing accepts ANCC approved programs except California and Iowa, however CES is also an approved Continuing Education provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider # CEP15567) which is also accepted by the Iowa Board of Nursing.
PLEASE NOTE: It is the participant's responsibility to check with their individual state boards to verify CE requirements for their state.