NYMHCA 2016 Convention Photos
Dinner before the dancing....at the DJ Dance!
Busy hallway in the Exhibit area.
Panel discussion with (from left to right): NYMHCA lobbyist Denise McGraw, Dr. David Hamilton from the NYS Office of Professions, NYMHCA lobbyist Heather Evans, OASAS Association Commissioner MaryAnn Di Christopher, and Art Terrazas, Director of Government Affairs for the American Counseling Association. The panel was moderated by NYMHCA President Dr. Robert Eschenauer.
Dr. Steve Birchak's hilarious keynote address!
Enthusiastic participants in Fred Dombrowski's DBT workshop!
Award winners Dr. Kayte Conroy and Libby McGinn with NYMHCA Executive Director Judy Ritterman. From left to right: Libby McGinn, Judy Ritterman and Dr. Kayte Conroy.
Many people took pictures in front of the NYMHCA banner.
Associate Commissioner MaryAnn DiChristopher presents NYMHCA President Bob Escheanuer with a proclamation signed by Gov. Cuomo that names March 29th, 2016 as Problem Gambling Awareness Day! NYMHCA is part of the Problem Gambling Training Partnership.

On April 15th, we welcomed close to 350 counselors, students and educators to the Albany Marriott! It was an an exciting weekend of workshops, panel discussions, a humorous keynote speaker and a fun DJ Dinner Dance.