License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Creative Arts Therapist 100 112 101 109 118
Marriage & Family Therapist 87 116 87 94 72
Mental Health Counselor 538 567 668 776 831
Psychoanalyst 17 27 28 28 26

Geographic Distribution*

As of January 1, 2019

Creative Arts Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 10 Jefferson 2 Saratoga 5
Allegany 0 Kings 323 Schenectady 7
Bronx 23 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 7 Livingston 2 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 2 Seneca 1
Cayuga 1 Monroe 83 Steuben 3
Chautauqua 3 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 2 Nassau 150 Suffolk 118
Chenango 0 New York 247 Sullivan 3
Clinton 3 Niagara 3 Tioga 1
Columbia 3 Oneida 4 Tompkins 4
Cortland 0 Onondaga 9 Ulster 25
Delaware 1 Ontario 18 Warren 0
Dutchess 30 Orange 14 Washington 1
Erie 38 Orleans 2 Wayne 5
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 117
Franklin 0 Otsego 2 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 20 Yates 1
Genesee 3 Queens 131 NYS TOTAL 1,478
Greene 2 Rensselaer 5 OTHER US 251
Hamilton 0 Richmond 11 NON-US 4
Herkimer 0 Rockland 31 TOTAL 1,733

Marriage & Family Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 9 Jefferson 7 Saratoga 8
Allegany 1 Kings 69 Schenectady 5
Bronx 26 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 6 Livingston 3 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 9 Seneca 0
Cayuga 7 Monroe 103 Steuben 5
Chautauqua 3 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 0 Nassau 100 Suffolk 72
Chenango 3 New York 163 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 2 Tioga 3
Columbia 0 Oneida 10 Tompkins 22
Cortland 1 Onondaga 91 Ulster 7
Delaware 1 Ontario 5 Warren 5
Dutchess 11 Orange 16 Washington 1
Erie 25 Orleans 1 Wayne 6
Essex 0 Oswego 7 Westchester 90
Franklin 2 Otsego 2 Wyoming 1
Fulton 0 Putnam 13 Yates 1
Genesee 1 Queens 66 NYS TOTAL 1,024
Greene 1 Rensselaer 3 OTHER US 197
Hamilton 0 Richmond 13 NON-US 3
Herkimer 3 Rockland 13 TOTAL 1,224

Mental Health Counselor

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 187 Jefferson 54 Saratoga 147
Allegany 31 Kings 656 Schenectady 79
Bronx 186 Lewis 4 Schoharie 10
Broome 17 Livingston 25 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 33 Madison 19 Seneca 9
Cayuga 27 Monroe 431 Steuben 31
Chautauqua 47 Montgomery 13 St. Lawrence 57
Chemung 19 Nassau 563 Suffolk 545
Chenango 5 New York 629 Sullivan 22
Clinton 59 Niagara 81 Tioga 9
Columbia 18 Oneida 40 Tompkins 36
Cortland 12 Onondaga 193 Ulster 96
Delaware 6 Ontario 59 Warren 32
Dutchess 111 Orange 115 Washington 13
Erie 524 Orleans 9 Wayne 38
Essex 20 Oswego 69 Westchester 382
Franklin 32 Otsego 13 Wyoming 7
Fulton 10 Putnam 42 Yates 4
Genesee 18 Queens 569 NYS TOTAL 6,853
Greene 11 Rensselaer 77 OTHER US 678
Hamilton 1 Richmond 166 NON-US 8
Herkimer 4 Rockland 128 TOTAL 7,539

Psychoanalyst

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 2 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 0
Allegany 0 Kings 63 Schenectady 0
Bronx 6 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 24 Suffolk 15
Chenango 0 New York 410 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 3 Oneida 0 Tompkins 1
Cortland 0 Onondaga 1 Ulster 5
Delaware 0 Ontario 0 Warren 0
Dutchess 6 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 2 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 39
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 5 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 26 NYS TOTAL 633
Greene 0 Rensselaer 1 OTHER US 111
Hamilton 0 Richmond 10 NON-US 8
Herkimer 0 Rockland 10 TOTAL 752

* 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 9, 2019