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New York Mental Health Counselors Association
Welcome to the website of the New York Mental Health Counselors Association!  
NYMHCA is the advocacy organization representing the clinical counselors of New York State!  Our continuing role is to protect and enhance the rights of counselors to practice our profession!

Join NYMHCA!About NYMHCAFind a CounselorFind a SupervisorConsumer InfoOrganizational Memberships

  NYMHCA:  We are Mental Health Counseling!

  • Public Policy and Legislative Efforts With the Assistance of Two Lobbyists 

  • Our E-Newsletter - The NYMHCA Newsletter

  • Our Continuing Education Program - in-person workshops, webinars and at NYMHCA Conventions

  • Our Find-a-Counselor Directory  - A FREE basic listing with your membership!

  • Our Find-a-Supervisor Directory  - share your experience and expertise with colleagues

  • Members' Corner Facebook page where you will find real-time updates on how NYMHCA is working for you!

  • 10 Regional NYMHCA Chapters around New York State!  

  • NYMHCA Biennial Convention with FREE Continuing Education Units!

  • NYMHCA Counselor Educator Meeting  - for the educators of our future counselors!

  • Mentoring Program for Students and Grads

            Be in the know...reap the benefits...lend your voice!  Join NYMHCA!​
NYMHCA is the state branch of the American Mental Health Counselors Association. Membership in AMHCA is encouraged but not required to join NYMHCA.

                       New York Mental Health Counselors Association
                                        206 Greenbelt Parkway
                                  Holbrook, New York 11741-4411
                                          Fax: 631-472-3866
Copyright 2015 New York Mental Health Counselors Association.  All rights reserved. 
Benefits of membership:

  Celebrating 40 years and counting advocating for the profession of Mental Health Counseling in New York State!


2020 Convention Info and Registration!

Register for NYMHCA's 2020 Lobby Day, May 18th!
Convention Student 
Assistant Application

  Read NYMHCA's Call for the end to Injustice and  Systemic Racism

Looking to get involved in NYMHCA??

Members are needed for the following committees:

 - Virtual Convention!
 - Marketing
 - Membership
 - Diversity
 - Strategic Planning
 - Professional Development

For more info or to volunteer:

   For information on the new law that will give LMHCs diagnostic privilege
   sign into the Member Center for the link to the  info page.  

   Non-members are encouraged to join NYMHCA in order to receive the most     up to date info on the new laws and how they will affect the practice of our       profession.