Our Chapter covers all of Long Island, both Nassau and Suffolk Counties.

To join the Chapter, you must be a member of NYMHCA in good standing.

The following link provides all information needed to join NYMHCA and sign up for membership to the Long Island Chapter

NYMHCA Membership Page

Our Mission

NYMHCA Long Island Chapter

The New York Mental Health Counselor's Association (NYMHCA) is the advocacy organization representing Mental Health Counselors of New York State.

Their mission is to enhance the role of Mental Health Counselors and increase public awareness of the services they provide in the practice of their profession.

NYMHCA is the state branch of the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA).

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Our Goals Include...

-Providing continuing education opportunities through monthly meeting presentation, conferences and workshops

-Developing and maintaining a strong network of resources for professional counselors in out area

​-Promoting public awareness of Mental Health Counselors and the services they provide on Long Island

-Mentoring and Supporting students and new graduates of local Mental Health Counseling programs

​-Assisting with licensure issues, its applications and required tests