License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Creative Arts Therapist 101 109 118 137 126
Marriage & Family Therapist 87 94 72 87 114
Mental Health Counselor 668 776 831 850 872
Psychoanalyst 28 28 26 23 25

Geographic Distribution*

As of January 1, 2020

Creative Arts Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 8 Jefferson 4 Saratoga 7
Allegany 0 Kings 343 Schenectady 6
Bronx 32 Lewis 0 Schoharie 1
Broome 8 Livingston 3 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 1
Cayuga 2 Monroe 91 Steuben 3
Chautauqua 2 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 2 Nassau 168 Suffolk 134
Chenango 1 New York 254 Sullivan 5
Clinton 3 Niagara 4 Tioga 1
Columbia 4 Oneida 4 Tompkins 4
Cortland 1 Onondaga 11 Ulster 29
Delaware 2 Ontario 17 Warren 0
Dutchess 30 Orange 18 Washington 0
Erie 37 Orleans 1 Wayne 4
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 120
Franklin 0 Otsego 3 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 25 Yates 1
Genesee 3 Queens 141 NYS TOTAL 1,591
Greene 1 Rensselaer 5 OTHER US 289
Hamilton 0 Richmond 13 NON-US 5
Herkimer 0 Rockland 31 TOTAL 1,885

Marriage & Family Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 8 Jefferson 9 Saratoga 10
Allegany 1 Kings 72 Schenectady 7
Bronx 29 Lewis 1 Schoharie 0
Broome 6 Livingston 3 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 10 Seneca 0
Cayuga 7 Monroe 111 Steuben 4
Chautauqua 3 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 1 Nassau 103 Suffolk 77
Chenango 3 New York 160 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 2 Tioga 3
Columbia 1 Oneida 9 Tompkins 22
Cortland 1 Onondaga 101 Ulster 12
Delaware 1 Ontario 6 Warren 5
Dutchess 11 Orange 18 Washington 1
Erie 30 Orleans 1 Wayne 10
Essex 1 Oswego 9 Westchester 96
Franklin 2 Otsego 2 Wyoming 1
Fulton 0 Putnam 10 Yates 1
Genesee 3 Queens 68 NYS TOTAL 1,099
Greene 1 Rensselaer 4 OTHER US 251
Hamilton 0 Richmond 13 NON-US 3
Herkimer 4 Rockland 22 TOTAL 1,353

Mental Health Counselor

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 196 Jefferson 59 Saratoga 177
Allegany 37 Kings 808 Schenectady 95
Bronx 236 Lewis 6 Schoharie 12
Broome 22 Livingston 27 Schuyler 5
Cattaraugus 41 Madison 24 Seneca 9
Cayuga 30 Monroe 485 Steuben 32
Chautauqua 62 Montgomery 15 St. Lawrence 57
Chemung 18 Nassau 660 Suffolk 617
Chenango 5 New York 708 Sullivan 22
Clinton 63 Niagara 109 Tioga 12
Columbia 23 Oneida 48 Tompkins 37
Cortland 12 Onondaga 223 Ulster 107
Delaware 9 Ontario 58 Warren 40
Dutchess 150 Orange 143 Washington 15
Erie 620 Orleans 8 Wayne 39
Essex 21 Oswego 68 Westchester 443
Franklin 30 Otsego 17 Wyoming 11
Fulton 10 Putnam 49 Yates 5
Genesee 19 Queens 669 NYS TOTAL 7,987
Greene 13 Rensselaer 99 OTHER US 873
Hamilton 1 Richmond 195 NON-US 14
Herkimer 6 Rockland 150 TOTAL 8,874

Psychoanalyst

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 1 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 66 Schenectady 0
Bronx 4 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 25 Suffolk 14
Chenango 0 New York 385 Sullivan 1
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 5 Oneida 0 Tompkins 2
Cortland 0 Onondaga 1 Ulster 7
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 1
Dutchess 8 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 2 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 35
Franklin 0 Otsego 2 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 6 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 30 NYS TOTAL 618
Greene 0 Rensselaer 1 OTHER US 116
Hamilton 0 Richmond 9 NON-US 8
Herkimer 0 Rockland 9 TOTAL 742

* 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 27, 2021