New York Mental Health Counselors Association is the professional organization representing the current and future mental health counselors of New York State.
Mental Health Counselors are licensed with the State of New York to provide clinical services to individuals, couples, families and groups. Licensed Mental Health Counselors work in hospitals, clinics, state and private agencies, universities and in private practices.
Professionals who join Counselors Care are NYMHCA professional members in good standing. They have fulfilled the licensure requirements of a minimum of a Master's degree in mental health counseling (or its equivalent), have accrued at least 3,000 post-graduate hours of clinical experience, and have taken and passed a licensure exam.
Many of our members have acquired expertise in treating addictions, anxiety disorders, depression, domestic violence and PTSD (post traumatic stress disorders).
Although we make every effort to assure the accuracy of the information found on our site, NYMHCA does not examine, determine or warrant the competence of any mental health professional, therapist contributions or listings within this site or in the directories. Use of this web site for informational purposes or to locate a mental health professional is wholly voluntary and will not result in any liability against NYMHCA. In no event shall NYMHCA be liable for damages to any user of the web site or directories for the voluntary selection of any mental health professional, for the services provided by any mental health professional listed herein, or for any other damages which may occur. NYMHCA cannot and does not provide any warranties related to the information contained in or resulting from information or services from a mental health professional contributing to or listed in the Find a Counselor directory.
By using the NYMHCA Find a Counselor directory, the user acknowledges understanding and acceptance of the terms and condition of the NYMHCA web site.