Continuing Education Credit Albert Ellis Institute (AEI) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AEI maintains responsibility for this program and its content. AEI is recognized by the National Board of Certified Counselors to offer continuing education for National Certified Counselors. AEI adheres to NBCC Continuing Education Guidelines. This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers (provider #886486451) for 6 continuing education contact hours.