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 July 1, 2020

Creative Arts Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 9 Jefferson 4 Saratoga 6
Allegany 0 Kings 341 Schenectady 7
Bronx 30 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 7 Livingston 3 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 1
Cayuga 1 Monroe 92 Steuben 3
Chautauqua 2 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 2 Nassau 166 Suffolk 128
Chenango 1 New York 262 Sullivan 4
Clinton 3 Niagara 4 Tioga 1
Columbia 4 Oneida 5 Tompkins 4
Cortland 2 Onondaga 11 Ulster 28
Delaware 1 Ontario 17 Warren 0
Dutchess 31 Orange 16 Washington 0
Erie 36 Orleans 1 Wayne 4
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 122
Franklin 0 Otsego 3 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 24 Yates 1
Genesee 3 Queens 134 NYS TOTAL 1,576
Greene 1 Rensselaer 4 OTHER US 276
Hamilton 0 Richmond 13 NON-US 5
Herkimer 0 Rockland 31 TOTAL 1,857

Marriage & Family Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 8 Jefferson 9 Saratoga 8
Allegany 1 Kings 68 Schenectady 6
Bronx 29 Lewis 1 Schoharie 0
Broome 6 Livingston 3 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 10 Seneca 0
Cayuga 8 Monroe 110 Steuben 4
Chautauqua 3 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 1 Nassau 102 Suffolk 77
Chenango 3 New York 160 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 2 Tioga 3
Columbia 1 Oneida 9 Tompkins 21
Cortland 1 Onondaga 99 Ulster 12
Delaware 1 Ontario 7 Warren 5
Dutchess 10 Orange 17 Washington 1
Erie 27 Orleans 1 Wayne 10
Essex 1 Oswego 8 Westchester 99
Franklin 2 Otsego 2 Wyoming 1
Fulton 0 Putnam 10 Yates 1
Genesee 2 Queens 67 NYS TOTAL 1,082
Greene 1 Rensselaer 4 OTHER US 222
Hamilton 0 Richmond 12 NON-US 2
Herkimer 4 Rockland 21 TOTAL 1,306

Mental Health Counselor

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 192 Jefferson 57 Saratoga 168
Allegany 38 Kings 764 Schenectady 91
Bronx 217 Lewis 6 Schoharie 13
Broome 21 Livingston 27 Schuyler 4
Cattaraugus 40 Madison 21 Seneca 7
Cayuga 29 Monroe 464 Steuben 30
Chautauqua 58 Montgomery 16 St. Lawrence 59
Chemung 20 Nassau 635 Suffolk 604
Chenango 4 New York 711 Sullivan 21
Clinton 62 Niagara 104 Tioga 9
Columbia 22 Oneida 45 Tompkins 42
Cortland 12 Onondaga 213 Ulster 109
Delaware 9 Ontario 58 Warren 37
Dutchess 141 Orange 136 Washington 16
Erie 608 Orleans 8 Wayne 42
Essex 20 Oswego 70 Westchester 427
Franklin 32 Otsego 15 Wyoming 10
Fulton 11 Putnam 48 Yates 5
Genesee 19 Queens 653 NYS TOTAL 7,760
Greene 13 Rensselaer 98 OTHER US 799
Hamilton 1 Richmond 190 NON-US 12
Herkimer 5 Rockland 149 TOTAL 8,571

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 15
Chenango 0 New York 414 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 35
Franklin 0 Otsego 2 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 5 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 31 NYS TOTAL 644
Greene 0 Rensselaer 1 OTHER US 118
Hamilton 0 Richmond 10 NON-US 8
Herkimer 0 Rockland 9 TOTAL 770

* 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: July 13, 2020