Welcome to the official website of the New Hampshire Mental Health Counselors Association. The site is loaded with great information for New Hampshire Mental Health Counseling Association members, non-member mental health professionals, and members of the general public. It is our goal to continue to build and expand the site as time goes on and as we collect feedback that helps us improve its look, feel, and content.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month.
This a national event that hopes to increase public awareness on the importance of attending to mental health issues in our society. The national organization, AMHCA has stated the need to focus on mental health at home, in schools, in the workplace, in the community, and in the military.
In New Hampshire we have concerns that hit closer to home. (more)
Review the description for the new position of Media Technology Chair before the annual meeting (click here). We look forward to seeing you there.
There is no better way for you to stay current than to join your state's professional organization.
Affordable Membership Dues: $75
Workshop & NHMHCA Annual Meeting
Friday, June 14, 2013 (more information)
Next Board Meeting (more information)
AMCHA Annual Conference
Lunch with the NHMHCA President - That's right. Who says there's no free lunch? If you are a member you can enter a drawing to have lunch with our president, Al Goodman, at a location convenient to you. You can even bring a counselor friend, or two! To find out more, go to the Members Only site. (If you don't have the username or password for this site contact Linda at firstname.lastname@example.org).
Peer Consultation Groups - A proposal has been made to start local groups for collaboration and consultation. To find out more about this initiative or to get involved go to the Members Only site. (If you don't have the username or password for this site contact Linda at email@example.com).
S.562 -- Seniors Mental Health Access Improvement Act of 2013
Introduced March 14, 2013, this bill aims to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coverage of marriage and family therapist services and mental health counselor services under part B of the Medicare program, and for other purposes. Read the bill text
Reach Out to U.S. Troops and their families through AMHCA's Partnership with Give an Hour Network. Click here to read more
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselors are skilled professionals, educated at a Master's degree level or beyond, who provide personalized, evidence-based therapy to people with mental and/or emotional distress. Our understanding of human nature and psychology utilizes a practical, problem-solving approach that facilitates a dynamic and efficient path for change and problem resolution. We are committed to professional ethical standards and respect the dignity and diverse cultural background of all those who seek our care.