New York Mental Health Counselors Association

                     Continuing Education Program

NYMHCA's  continuing education program was developed to provide you with the continuing education programs that you need to fulfill your LMHC license renewal process every 3 years. 

NYMHCA will offer only live, in-person programs such as workshops given during our regional chapter meetings, webinars and workshops given during our biennial conventions. Attendees will fill out and hand in a survey and receive their completion certificates!
Are you interested in becoming a presenter for CEU presentations?

Click here for info and to apply.
*** If you attend a CEU workshop presented by one of NYMHCA's 10 Regional Chapters the 
     fee schedule is as follows:

       - If you are a NYMHCA Chapter Member - $5 per CEU
       - If you are a NYMHCA member but not a chapter member - $10 per CEU
       - If you are not a NYMHCA member - $20 per CEU
       - Students, new grads and members of other professions are welcome to attend these 
         workshops. You will only pay if you require CEU's.

  - Certified Rehabilitation Counselors (CRCs), and CASACs can use these CEU workshops to 
    fulfill a portion of the continuing education requirements for the renewal of their 
Questions? Contact our Continuing Education Program Coordinator, Mitch Cole,
CE Presentations:
Non-members are welcome to attend NYMHCA chapters' CEU workshops.  See fee schedule above!

 Due to the corona virus pandemic we will work to develop webinars that can satisfy continuing   education requirements for licensed mental health counselors.  At this time we are only posting   virtual workshops.

Zoom Workshop: Anger Management

Presenter: Ray Reichenberg, M.S., NYS Licensed Psychoanalyst, Certified Anger Management Specialist (NAMA)

March 27, 2021 - 10:30 to 11:30 AM

1 CEU available
Sponsored by NYMHCA Staten Island Chapter
Cost for CEUs:
    NYMHCA and Chapter members: $5
    NYMHCA members $10
    Non-members $20
    Free to students and anyone not needing a certificate 


Date: April 19, 2021
Zoom Program Title: Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms and Sensory Integration

Program Content: The connection between obsessive thinking, compulsive behavior, and sensory integration issues is present for many people, and understanding how these symptoms relate can better inform clinical interventions.

Presenter: Kara Juszczak, LCSWR, PLLC

Presenter Webpage:

Sponsored by: Independent

Location: Zoom

Meeting Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

CEU's: 3

Registration/RSVP to:

April 22, 2021 - 7-9:30 PM
Zoom Workshop: Professional Ethics

Presenter: Kara Juszczak, LCSW-R, CCFP

Ethics plays a large role in how mental health is delivered. Understand the professional boundaries and ethical responsibilities to our work prevents doing harm to our clients. Frederick Reamer's work will be referenced. Ethical dilemmas and examples will be explored to build awareness of professional ethics including confidentiality, legal issues, telehealth, and dual relationships.

2 CEUs available
Sponsored by NYMHCA Metro Chapter
Cost for CEUs:
  NYMHCA and Chapter members: $5
  NYMHCA members $10
  Non-members $20
Free to students and anyone not needing a certificate

Zoom Workshops: March Harm Reduction Training Series
Saturday, March 27th from 10am - 11:30am

Preventing Harm Displacement When Practicing Harm Reduction: Addressing Challenges in Behavioral Health Settings, Presenter: 

Shannon Curry-Izzo, MHC-P
CEU's 1 

Sponsored by: Buffalo Niagara Chapter
Location: On-line via Zoom
Registration/RSVP to: to register and for payment requirements.

ZOOM PRESENTATION – Sponsored by the NYMHCA Staten Island chapter

June 5, 2021 – 10:30 to 11:30 (1 CEU available)

Presented by: Gary Bisogna, LMHC, CEAP
What are the current tools in the therapist’s toolbox? • When is it optimal to use which tools? • How do we best teach our clients about anxiety and how to manage it?
CEU Cost:
NYMHCA and chapter members $5
NYMHCA members only (no chapter membership) $10
Non-members $20
Free for students and anyone not needing the CEU certificate
Rsvp to: