Continuing Education


Continuing Education Hours

The Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling’s training workshops qualify toward the 30 hours of gambling-specific education required by the Washington State and National Problem Gambling Certification Boards for certification. Additionally, ECPG is an Approved Provider of Continuing Education by The Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) and the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG). Our workshops have also been approved for continuing education by the Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon (ACCBO), the American Academy of Healthcare Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD), and the Washington Mental Health Counselors Association (WMHCA). ECPG is also requesting accreditation approvals from the Indigenous Certification Board of Canada (ICBOC) and the Canadian Problem Gambling Certification Board (CPGCB). Contact us with further questions.


Take the first steps toward Gambling Counselor Certification:

  • 30 hours of gambling‐specific training
  • 100 hours of Direct Client services with 5 hours of Supervision
  • National Exam

Problem Gambling Counselor certification is required to refer Problem Gamblers in crisis to ECPG‐supported residential care.

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