License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Creative Arts Therapist 112 101 109 118 137
Marriage & Family Therapist 116 87 94 72 87
Mental Health Counselor 567 668 776 831 850
Psychoanalyst 27 28 28 26 23

Geographic Distribution*

As of January 1, 2020

Creative Arts Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 9 Jefferson 4 Saratoga 5
Allegany 0 Kings 342 Schenectady 7
Bronx 28 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 7 Livingston 3 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 1
Cayuga 1 Monroe 87 Steuben 3
Chautauqua 2 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 2 Nassau 162 Suffolk 123
Chenango 1 New York 259 Sullivan 4
Clinton 3 Niagara 3 Tioga 1
Columbia 3 Oneida 5 Tompkins 4
Cortland 2 Onondaga 10 Ulster 28
Delaware 2 Ontario 19 Warren 0
Dutchess 30 Orange 15 Washington 0
Erie 39 Orleans 1 Wayne 5
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 119
Franklin 0 Otsego 3 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 23 Yates 1
Genesee 3 Queens 131 NYS TOTAL 1,552
Greene 1 Rensselaer 5 OTHER US 264
Hamilton 0 Richmond 12 NON-US 5
Herkimer 0 Rockland 31 TOTAL 1,821

Marriage & Family Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 9 Jefferson 8 Saratoga 8
Allegany 1 Kings 61 Schenectady 5
Bronx 28 Lewis 1 Schoharie 0
Broome 6 Livingston 3 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 10 Seneca 0
Cayuga 7 Monroe 108 Steuben 4
Chautauqua 3 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 1 Nassau 101 Suffolk 75
Chenango 3 New York 158 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 2 Tioga 4
Columbia 2 Oneida 10 Tompkins 22
Cortland 2 Onondaga 93 Ulster 10
Delaware 1 Ontario 6 Warren 5
Dutchess 10 Orange 17 Washington 1
Erie 26 Orleans 1 Wayne 9
Essex 0 Oswego 7 Westchester 95
Franklin 2 Otsego 2 Wyoming 1
Fulton 0 Putnam 11 Yates 1
Genesee 2 Queens 65 NYS TOTAL 1,047
Greene 1 Rensselaer 3 OTHER US 216
Hamilton 0 Richmond 13 NON-US 3
Herkimer 3 Rockland 18 TOTAL 1,266

Mental Health Counselor

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 186 Jefferson 58 Saratoga 164
Allegany 33 Kings 720 Schenectady 86
Bronx 207 Lewis 5 Schoharie 12
Broome 21 Livingston 24 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 39 Madison 11 Seneca 7
Cayuga 29 Monroe 453 Steuben 30
Chautauqua 56 Montgomery 15 St. Lawrence 57
Chemung 20 Nassau 605 Suffolk 578
Chenango 5 New York 688 Sullivan 23
Clinton 61 Niagara 94 Tioga 8
Columbia 20 Oneida 45 Tompkins 40
Cortland 11 Onondaga 216 Ulster 105
Delaware 8 Ontario 62 Warren 36
Dutchess 134 Orange 127 Washington 16
Erie 584 Orleans 7 Wayne 43
Essex 21 Oswego 72 Westchester 400
Franklin 32 Otsego 13 Wyoming 10
Fulton 11 Putnam 45 Yates 5
Genesee 18 Queens 635 NYS TOTAL 7,457
Greene 12 Rensselaer 90 OTHER US 752
Hamilton 1 Richmond 183 NON-US 11
Herkimer 7 Rockland 139 TOTAL 8,220

Psychoanalyst

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 2 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 64 Schenectady 0
Bronx 5 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 0 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 1 Monroe 1 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 26 Suffolk 14
Chenango 0 New York 420 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 3 Oneida 0 Tompkins 2
Cortland 0 Onondaga 1 Ulster 6
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 0
Dutchess 6 Orange 3 Washington 0
Erie 2 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 38
Franklin 0 Otsego 2 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 5 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 26 NYS TOTAL 648
Greene 0 Rensselaer 1 OTHER US 110
Hamilton 0 Richmond 10 NON-US 8
Herkimer 0 Rockland 10 TOTAL 766

* County of location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the State Education Department. This address may either be the licensee's home or practice address. Licensees must be registered in order to practice and use a professional title within New York State; being registered, however, does not necessarily mean the licensee is actively engaged in practice.

Last Updated: January 13, 2020