In partnership with PESI, The Gottman Institute is proud to offer Continuing Education for social workers, marriage and family therapists, and psychologists, via many of our professional products and trainings. To receive CEs at a Live Gottman Training, please visit the Continuing Education Hours table at the event. There is no pre-registration required. For the Level 1 and Level 2 Home Study sets, the CE forms are included in the Clinician’s Manual. To receive CE hours for other products, click on the product icons at the bottom of this page to purchase the items in our store, and then go to to download the CE forms for your product. The cost of CE hours are not included in the price of the product. Cost of CE hours depends on the number of hours available, and ranges from $9.99 to $39.99.

**Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations.  For more information, visit our Training FAQ page.

COUNSELORS: Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

SOCIAL WORKERS: PESI, Inc. Provider #:1062, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program.  Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education hours.

 MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPISTS: Many states do not require pre-approval of continuing education offerings. Additionally many states accept courses that are offered by APA, ASWB, and NBCC approved providers. Please check with your licensing board to determine your specific requirements.


1. Review and study the course materials.

2. If seeking credit and/or document of successful completion, the following must be completed on the post-test/evaluation form:

Locate order number from packing slip and write on the designated area
Include your payment for processing fee (instructions for doing so are listed on the top of the test)

Complete post test/evaluation in entirety; including your email address and fax number to receive your certificate much faster than by mail

Upon completion, mail to the address listed on the form, or fax to 1-800-554-9775, “Attention: CE Dept”.

If completing Level 1 or Level 2 home study please also complete the User Satisfaction Survey located in the next section of the manual and submit your feedback to the address listed on the form.

Your completed post test/evaluation will be graded. If you receive a passing score (80% and above),you will be emailed/faxed/mailed a certificate of successful completion with earned continuing education hours. If you do not pass the post-test, you will be sent a letter indicating areas of deficiency, and another post test to complete. The post-test must be resubmitted and receive a passing grade before credit can be awarded. We will allow you to re-take as many times as necessary to receive a certificate. Please write your email address on the post test/evaluation form for fastest response.

If you have any questions, please contact PESI’s customer service department at 1-800-844-8260.   PESI,  P.O. BOX 1000, EAU CLAIRE, WI 54702-1000

Continuing Education hours are available to purchase for the following items:

Below you’ll find all the Gottman products and programs that offer Continuing Education hours.