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 July 1, 2019

Creative Arts Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 9 Jefferson 2 Saratoga 5
Allegany 0 Kings 326 Schenectady 7
Bronx 24 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 7 Livingston 2 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 1
Cayuga 1 Monroe 82 Steuben 3
Chautauqua 2 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 2 Nassau 151 Suffolk 123
Chenango 1 New York 257 Sullivan 4
Clinton 3 Niagara 3 Tioga 1
Columbia 3 Oneida 5 Tompkins 4
Cortland 1 Onondaga 9 Ulster 25
Delaware 1 Ontario 19 Warren 0
Dutchess 28 Orange 15 Washington 1
Erie 39 Orleans 2 Wayne 5
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 117
Franklin 0 Otsego 2 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 21 Yates 1
Genesee 3 Queens 132 NYS TOTAL 1,501
Greene 1 Rensselaer 5 OTHER US 255
Hamilton 0 Richmond 11 NON-US 5
Herkimer 0 Rockland 32 TOTAL 1,761

Marriage & Family Therapist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 10 Jefferson 7 Saratoga 8
Allegany 1 Kings 65 Schenectady 5
Bronx 27 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 6 Livingston 3 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 9 Seneca 0
Cayuga 7 Monroe 106 Steuben 5
Chautauqua 2 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 0 Nassau 99 Suffolk 74
Chenango 3 New York 159 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 2 Tioga 3
Columbia 1 Oneida 10 Tompkins 22
Cortland 1 Onondaga 92 Ulster 7
Delaware 1 Ontario 6 Warren 5
Dutchess 11 Orange 18 Washington 1
Erie 27 Orleans 1 Wayne 7
Essex 0 Oswego 7 Westchester 90
Franklin 2 Otsego 2 Wyoming 1
Fulton 0 Putnam 11 Yates 1
Genesee 1 Queens 64 NYS TOTAL 1,027
Greene 1 Rensselaer 3 OTHER US 199
Hamilton 0 Richmond 13 NON-US 3
Herkimer 3 Rockland 15 TOTAL 1,229

Mental Health Counselor

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 185 Jefferson 55 Saratoga 150
Allegany 32 Kings 675 Schenectady 81
Bronx 196 Lewis 6 Schoharie 11
Broome 18 Livingston 26 Schuyler 3
Cattaraugus 37 Madison 19 Seneca 8
Cayuga 29 Monroe 429 Steuben 30
Chautauqua 51 Montgomery 14 St. Lawrence 57
Chemung 19 Nassau 572 Suffolk 556
Chenango 5 New York 652 Sullivan 23
Clinton 59 Niagara 82 Tioga 8
Columbia 20 Oneida 42 Tompkins 36
Cortland 12 Onondaga 199 Ulster 98
Delaware 6 Ontario 59 Warren 35
Dutchess 119 Orange 122 Washington 15
Erie 549 Orleans 7 Wayne 39
Essex 20 Oswego 70 Westchester 391
Franklin 31 Otsego 13 Wyoming 7
Fulton 11 Putnam 45 Yates 5
Genesee 18 Queens 597 NYS TOTAL 7,050
Greene 11 Rensselaer 77 OTHER US 698
Hamilton 1 Richmond 166 NON-US 10
Herkimer 6 Rockland 135 TOTAL 7,758

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 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 3 Washington 0
Erie 2 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 40
Franklin 0 Otsego 2 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 5 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 26 NYS TOTAL 637
Greene 0 Rensselaer 1 OTHER US 106
Hamilton 0 Richmond 10 NON-US 8
Herkimer 0 Rockland 10 TOTAL 751

* 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 9, 2019