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 July 1, 2021

Creative Arts Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 10 Jefferson 3 Saratoga 8
Allegany 0 Kings 339 Schenectady 6
Bronx 31 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 172 Suffolk 138
Chenango 1 New York 249 Sullivan 6
Clinton 3 Niagara 4 Tioga 2
Columbia 5 Oneida 3 Tompkins 6
Cortland 1 Onondaga 12 Ulster 31
Delaware 5 Ontario 18 Warren 0
Dutchess 32 Orange 17 Washington 0
Erie 36 Orleans 1 Wayne 4
Essex 0 Oswego 2 Westchester 119
Franklin 0 Otsego 3 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 25 Yates 1
Genesee 3 Queens 147 NYS TOTAL 1,610
Greene 1 Rensselaer 5 OTHER US 298
Hamilton 1 Richmond 13 NON-US 6
Herkimer 0 Rockland 32 TOTAL 1,914

Marriage & Family Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 8 Jefferson 10 Saratoga 11
Allegany 1 Kings 80 Schenectady 7
Bronx 33 Lewis 1 Schoharie 0
Broome 5 Livingston 3 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 12 Seneca 1
Cayuga 7 Monroe 106 Steuben 3
Chautauqua 3 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 1 Nassau 105 Suffolk 78
Chenango 3 New York 157 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 2 Tioga 3
Columbia 2 Oneida 9 Tompkins 20
Cortland 1 Onondaga 105 Ulster 13
Delaware 1 Ontario 7 Warren 5
Dutchess 14 Orange 21 Washington 2
Erie 33 Orleans 1 Wayne 11
Essex 1 Oswego 9 Westchester 97
Franklin 2 Otsego 1 Wyoming 1
Fulton 0 Putnam 10 Yates 1
Genesee 3 Queens 73 NYS TOTAL 1,129
Greene 1 Rensselaer 4 OTHER US 270
Hamilton 0 Richmond 12 NON-US 4
Herkimer 4 Rockland 22 TOTAL 1,403

Mental Health Counselor

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 199 Jefferson 59 Saratoga 184
Allegany 42 Kings 852 Schenectady 101
Bronx 248 Lewis 6 Schoharie 11
Broome 27 Livingston 30 Schuyler 6
Cattaraugus 39 Madison 25 Seneca 10
Cayuga 31 Monroe 494 Steuben 34
Chautauqua 61 Montgomery 15 St. Lawrence 57
Chemung 18 Nassau 690 Suffolk 647
Chenango 5 New York 744 Sullivan 22
Clinton 63 Niagara 111 Tioga 11
Columbia 22 Oneida 51 Tompkins 35
Cortland 12 Onondaga 233 Ulster 109
Delaware 10 Ontario 60 Warren 41
Dutchess 160 Orange 147 Washington 16
Erie 649 Orleans 9 Wayne 43
Essex 21 Oswego 67 Westchester 463
Franklin 33 Otsego 17 Wyoming 12
Fulton 10 Putnam 50 Yates 5
Genesee 20 Queens 684 NYS TOTAL 8,306
Greene 13 Rensselaer 102 OTHER US 973
Hamilton 1 Richmond 205 NON-US 13
Herkimer 6 Rockland 158 TOTAL 9,292

Psychoanalyst

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 1 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 25 Suffolk 14
Chenango 0 New York 375 Sullivan 1
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 5 Oneida 0 Tompkins 1
Cortland 0 Onondaga 1 Ulster 6
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 1
Dutchess 9 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 2 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 37
Franklin 0 Otsego 1 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 7 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 30 NYS TOTAL 609
Greene 0 Rensselaer 1 OTHER US 114
Hamilton 0 Richmond 9 NON-US 7
Herkimer 0 Rockland 9 TOTAL 730

* 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: August 4, 2021