Information and Registration for
NYMHCA Counselor Educator Meeting
April 7-8th, 2017
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April 8th - Meeting Schedule:
8:00 - 9 am ~ Registration and Continental Breakfast - Empire Room
9 am ~ Welcome and Introductions - NYMHCA President Diane Spizzirro, and NYMHCA Leaders
~ Introduction of NYMHCA Journal - Dr. Errol Rodriquez & Dr. Joseph Franco
9:30 am ~ Presentation by NYMHCA Professional Development Chair Christie Weidenhamer - NYMHCA's Continuing
10:00 am ~ Presentation by Dr. David Hamilton, of the NYS Office of Professions
11:00 am ~ Presentation by NYMHCA Lobbyist Heather Evans, Hinman-Straub Advisors - Diagnosis issue
12:00 pm ~ Lunch/Networking - NYACES Meeting led by Dr.Tami Sullivan
1:00 pm ~ Presentation by Mei Zhou and Ryan de Olde, of the NYS Education Department, Program Review
2:00 pm ~ Presentation by NYMHCA Lobbyist Denise Murphy McGraw, Hill, Gosdeck & McGraw - Insurance issues
3:00 pm ~ Discussion on gatekeeping in counselor education programs - led by Dr. Robert Eschenauer
4:00 pm ~ Final Remarks
Position: (Department Chair/ Full-time Faculty/Adjunct)
Number of representatives from your program:
*There is a limit of 2 representatives from each graduate program and each
representative must register and pay registration fees.
Questions? Contact us at: 1-800-4-NYMHCA or
Do you need either a special food or handicapped accomodations? Please explain:
April 7th - Meeting Schedule
Social/Networking Event to honor Dr. Robert Eschenauer and Dr. Joseph Franco
8 - 10 pm - Albany Marriott - Empire Room
~ Wine, finger foods and lots of good conversation!
*Please note: There will be NO onsite registration!
Meeting Fees. Check all that apply:
Refund and Cancellation Policy :
~ NYMHCA will refund 75% of the total registration fee for cancellations received in writing by March 10th, 2017.
~ Registrations may be transferred if NYMHCA receives the request in writing by March 10th, 2017.
Albany Marriott, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY 12205
*Each representative needs to register separately..
Give brief overview of what they will discuss.
The Albany Marriott has made rooms available to meeting participants at the rate of $109 a night for those who want to arrive in Albany the night before the meeting and/or stay until Sunday.
Click on the Marriott logo for more info and to reserve your room.
Free WIFI for all attendees!
Many thanks to the sponsors of this meeting: Alfred University, Canisius College, Manhattan College, Molloy College and Touro College!