4201 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
410-764-4732 - Main Number
410-764-4740 - Licensure Coordinator
410-358-1610 - FAX
Continuing Education and License/Certification Renewal
If the licensee or certificate holder does not complete the required number of CE hours by the license expiration date, the licensee or certificate holder will not be able to renew the license. The license will expire and will remain expired until the licensee or certificate holder completes the hours. It is illegal to practice in Maryland with an expired license. The licensee or certificate holder will need to complete the CE hours before the board will renew the license.
Yes, the licensee or certificate holder may request “inactive status.” The licensee or certificate holder cannot practice in Maryland while the license is inactive. The licensee or certificate holder can reactivate an inactive by showing evidence of completing CE hours and paying the required fees.
Programs sponsored by the American Counseling Association, the National Board for Certified Counselors, the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors, the International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium/Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse, or their regional or state affiliates. Also, programs sponsored by accredited institutions of higher education and state department of health and mental hygiene.
4201 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215