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Frequently Asked Questions

Continuing Education for Mental Health Professionals — FAQs

Most frequently asked questions and answers regarding continuing education for mental health professionals, our CE courses and directory, and general information about Find Empathy.

You will need to create an account and complete all of the CE course requirements. This includes the post-test assessment and CE course evaluation. 

To get to the right course, click the link in the podcast’s show notes. You can also create (or sign in to) your account here, find the podcast episode, and finish the course requirements.

We currently provide continuing education courses on the following subjects:

You can view all available CE courses here. We also have a variety of health psychology CE courses that are in production and coming soon.

We are continually working on new Find Empathy education for psychologists, social workers, and counselors. Please visit our Coming Soon page to see what is under production. You can also sign up for alerts when new courses launch!

Find Empathy’s founder, Dr. Meghan Beier, was trained as a health psychologist and then received additional training in neuropsychology and rehabilitation psychology. In her roles as a clinician, speaker, and researcher, Dr. Beier continually heard from patients, families, advocacy groups, and medical specialists how challenging it was to find specialized mental health providers. Mental health professionals who “got it” – who understood a particular diagnosis. 

Find Empathy was created to help bring down this barrier. We offer convenient, high-quality continuing education to increase the capacity of mental health providers to support individuals with serious medical diagnoses, chronic illnesses, and disabilities.

Find Empathy has been approved to provide continuing education by ASWB, NBCC, and APA. Please review each course to ensure it meets the requirements of your particular CE approval organization. The information provided on our site is a general guide. Approvals or state guidelines may change before we can update the Find Empathy website. It is recommended that you contact your board to ensure our continuing education meets your state or organization’s requirements

Unfortunately, we are not currently approved to provide continuing education for mental health professionals in New York. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and hope to be able to offer CEs for New York mental health professionals in the future. 

In the meantime, enjoy the Find Empathy Podcast or join the free, online Find Empathy Directory. To stay up-to-date about future approvals for New York, join our email list

Find Empathy is here to help individuals with serious health conditions find someone who knows, understands, and has experience working with their medical diagnosis. Therefore, we expect all providers on our listing to meet the following criteria:

  • Know the commonly used medications and/or medical interventions used to treat each medical condition
  • See at least 2-10 patients with this medical diagnosis in a given month
  • Feel confident enough in your knowledge of the condition, and its management, to be able to discuss a patient’s issues with their medical provider

If this sounds like you, sign up to join the free, online Find Empathy Directory. We’ll review your information, build your free listing, and send patients directly to you.

To find a mental health provider that specializes in serious medical conditions, chronic illnesses, or disabilities, click on For Patients in the top navigation bar and scroll to Find a Therapist. From there, you can search by location or medical diagnosis. 

If you didn’t find a therapist for you, keep checking back. We are regularly adding new mental health providers.

No – Find Empathy will not sell your information to anyone.

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