AATBS Continuing Education for Human Service Professionals

Valparaiso University's Office of Continuing Education, in conjunction with the Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences (AATBS), is offering online, continuing education courses for human services professionals at a special rate. The AATBS continuing education courses are appropriate for psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, counselors, and other professionals at advanced, intermediate, and beginning skill levels. AATBS courses are approved by the American Psychological Association (APA), Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), and National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC). 

AATBS also offers a variety of courses to prepare professionals for licensing in their chosen fields to include NCLEX (Nursing), NCMHCE (Counseling). and ASWB (Social Work).

As a special offering to VU alumni and friends, you will receive a 20% discount on the cost of any continuing education class that you choose through the AATBS program.  To view available online continuing education courses, please visit the AATBS website at:


Once you have selected the courses, please click on the "shopping cart" symbol at the top right of the screen and enter the promotional code of VUT4 to receive the discounted price promotion. 

Upon successful completion of the courses, you can immediately print your certificate. Courses will expire only after you have successfully completed the coursework and printed your certificate. Duplicate certificates are available for reprint.

For further information on procedures for enrolling in Valparaiso University's professional education graduate coursework through AATBS, please call (219) 464-5313 or email us at continuing.ed@valpo.edu.