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Pride Parade!

2012   2015 Happy Pride Chapter Members and Friends!!! The Mental Health Counselors of Greater Rochester march in the Pride Parade almost every summer.  The parade and [...]

November 11, 2018 // 0 Comments

2018 NYMHCA Conference!

2018 Convention Information Exploring Innovative Approaches in Counseling and Counselor Education April 13-15th, 2018, Albany Marriott For more information, please visit the [...]

January 20, 2018 // 0 Comments


WASHINGTON, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A groundbreaking collaborative effort of four major professional counseling organizations aimed at improving access [...]

June 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Welcome to the NYMHCA Learning Academy!

New York Mental Health Counselors Association’s Learning Academy New York Mental Health Counselors Association has been approved by the New York State Education [...]

March 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Staring Down The Epidemic Of Loneliness

Staring Down The Epidemic Of Loneliness Johanna Bond, LMHC I know the look when I see it. Eyes downcast, body either rigidly still or desperately fidgeting, discomfort clear. [...]

October 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

Governor Signs MH Education Bill!

The Governor Signed the Landmark Mental Health Education Bill into Law! This landmark legislation means that when middle schools and high schools teach about health (which [...]

October 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

Advocacy Action Alert!

ADVOCACY ACTION ALERT Per American Mental Health Counselors Association Our ‪#‎Medicare‬ Provider Status Amendment bill is now pending before full House Energy and [...]

December 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

More action on License Portability

Recently the American Mental Health Counseling Association (AMHCA), Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) and the National Board of Certified Counselors [...]

August 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

CMHC’s and Medicare

The American Mental Health Counselors (AMHCA) is asking for your help in a grassroots campaign to advocate for Medicare Provider Status for Clinical Mental Health Counselors [...]

July 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

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