Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is continuing education at the Center for Psychological Studies?
Nova Southeastern University’s Center for Psychological Studies (CPS) offers continuing education workshops to psychologists, clinical social workers, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, and school psychologists. These courses, which are presented by leading mental health professionals, contribute to the lifelong learning of our students and faculty as well as the professionals in our community.
Are continuing education credits earned through CPS approved?
Nova Southeastern University’s Center for Psychological Studies is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Nova Southeastern University’s Center for Psychological Studies maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
- Clinical social workers, mental health counselors, and marriage and family therapists
Nova Southeastern University's Center for Psychological Studies is approved to offer continuing education by the State of Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling. Provider # BAP 330 – exp. 03/31/2013.
- School psychologists
Nova Southeastern University's Center for Psychological Studies is approved to offer continuing education by the State of Florida Board of Medical Therapies/Psychology, Office of School Psychology. Provider # SCE 11 – exp.11/30/2013.
Nova Southeastern University's Center for Psychology Studies is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists to provide continuing education for school psychologists. Nova Southeastern University maintains responsibility for the program. Provider # 1024.
Nova Southeastern University's Center for Psychological Studies is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP™ solely is responsible for all aspects of the program. Provider #4548, Exp. 04/30/15.
Notices of Accreditation, Membership, and Non-Discrimination
Nova Southeastern University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097: Telephone number 404-679-4501) to award associate's, bachelor's, master's, specialist, and doctoral degrees. Nova Southeastern University was first accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) as Nova University in 1971.
The Ph.D. and Psy.D. programs in clinical psychology are accredited by the American Psychological Association. The Psychology Services Center Internship Program is also accredited by the American Psychological Association (Committee on Accreditation, 750 First Street, NE, Washington, D.C. 20002-4242; Telephone number 202-336-5979). Additionally, the Center for Psychological Studies sponsors the Consortium Internship Program, which is a member in good standing of the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC). The specialist program (Psy.S.) in school psychology is approved by the Florida Department of Education (DOE).
Nova Southeastern University admits students of any race, color, sex, age, nondisqualifying disability, religion or creed, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school, and does not discriminate in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
How can I learn more about upcoming continuing education programs?
For detailed information regarding all of our upcoming continuing education programs, please visit our website at: cps.nova.edu/continuingeducation or phone us at (954) 262-5826.