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State and Local

advocacy on a state and local level

PORTABILITY!

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

DIAGNOSIS! We Need Your Help!

DIAGNOSIS: WE NEED YOUR HELP! Dear NYMHCA Member: As you know the biggest issue facing LMHC’s in New York is the lack of the word “diagnosis” in our scope [...]

February 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

2017: Everything You Need To Know About CEUs

The focus of our February meeting will be on the changes to our continuing education law and how NYMHCA plans to support its members with continuing education. Christie [...]

January 29, 2017 // 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

New action on license portability

Many times Mental Health Counselors have difficulties obtaining licensure in other jurisdictions due to issues such as supervision requirements, licensure exams (NCC and [...]

March 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

Counseling Professional Identity

See this great publication from Chi Sigma Iota the national honor society for professional counseling and the many views on Counseling “Professional Identity.” [...]

March 7, 2015 // 0 Comments