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), and the American Academy of Healthcare Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD). CEU approval has been requested from the Washington Mental Health Counselors Association (WMHCA). EMDR CE hours will also be available. Contact us for additional information.

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
  • International Exam

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

Call today for information & application packet:
360.352.6133 or download at