Meeting Agenda

State Board for Mental Health Practitioners

Office of the Professions

State Education Building

Room 201

89 Washington Avenue

Albany, NY  12234


Friday, June 19, 2015* ยท 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Draft Agenda (subject to change)

  1. Welcome and Review of Agenda (10:30 a.m.)
  1. Motion to enter Executive Session to discuss discipline (10:35 a.m.)
  2. Enter Public Session (11:15 a.m.)
    1. Review minutes of March 10, 2015 meeting
    2. Review summary of April 24, 2015 conference call
  1. Executive Secretary's Report
    1. Appointment of Commissioner
    2. Staffing and workflow in the Board office
    3. U.S. Supreme Court decision on N.C. Dentistry Board
    4. Registered programs and permission to operate
  1. Implementation of mandatory continuing education

    a. Review draft regulations

    b. Next Steps

  1. Update on national examinations

    a. Accreditation and mental health counseling examination

               i. NBCC process for licensing and credentialing exams

    ii. NBCC announcement regarding CACREP accreditation (2022)

               b. Marriage and family therapy examination

     i. New process to register for AMFTRB examination

    ii. Increased examination availability


  1. Practice Issues (TBD)
  1. Legislation and regulatory issues (TDB)


  1. Other Business
  1. Adjournment


*The draft agenda is subject to last-minute changes

Last Updated: December 2, 2015