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MaMHCA: Massachusetts Mental Health Counselors Association

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Member Marquee:  Have you recently opened a new office?  Running an upcoming workshop or therapy group? Members can submit news updates of their professional activities in this feature.  Postings can be submitted online and must be related to professional mental health activities.  These postings categories can include: upcoming workshops/trainings you are presenting; therapy groups you run that have openings; professional awards received; appointments to community or professional boards; professional speaking engagements; books/articles you have written and/or scheduled book signings.

  Appointments to Professional Boards  

  • Joseph Weeks, LMHC, was selected by AMHCA's Election Committee as one of the two finalists to be on the ballot for AMHCA's President-Election position.

  Award Announcements  

  • Robbin Miller, LMHC, received an award for appreciation from Shrewsbury Media Connection for being on Channel 28 for 15 years. Ms. Miller produces a show called "Miller Chat," which focuses on healthcare and mental health issues affecting elders; persons with disabilities; and families; and on healthy eating.  

  Practice News  

Therapy Groups Starting

  • Samantha Del Gizzi LMHC is running a Healthy Relationship Women's Group groups in  Lowell, MA.  The group will look at how to empower yourself as a woman and not allow negative people to affect our lives.

Office Openings

  • Liz Bailey, LMHC, announces her new private practice at 160 Old Derby Street in Hingham. She can be reached at: 781-783-7522, lizbaileytherapy@gmail.com, or www.LizBaileyTherapy.com.
  • Barbara Schmitz, MA, LMHC, is pleased to announce the opening of her adult private psychotherapy practice at 1105 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA. Barbara can be reached for referrals, appointments, and consultation at 617-431-6353 or barbara.schmitz@gmail.com
  • Ashley Flynn is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor working in a primary care setting in Milford. She has been there since 2011 and is supported by two psychiatrists serving a pediatric and adolescent population. Her role consists of short term counseling, parent consultation, school collaboration, and case management. 


  • Jami Osborne, LMHC, MaCCS, RDT/BCT was named new Clinical Supervisor for the brand new Norwood location for Northeast Behavioral Associates. This location will provide IHT and In-Home Behavioral Services, with limited individual counseling available in the Norwood office. Jami will supervise all staff, develop and coordinate staff trainings and integrate expressive therapies into the established behavioral/counseling model.


  • Robbin Miller, LMHC, has five short videos on "Disability Sensitivity" topics that is currently being sold through www.amazon.com by Microtraining Associates. In addition, Robbin's five videos are marketed through Alexandra Street Press, Inc as streamlining videos in the Counseling II and III editions for colleges and universities to purchase worldwide.

  Professional Speaking Engagements  


  Trainings & Workshops Offered  

  • Liz Bailey, LMHC, will present "Mindfulness as a Sleep Aid" at South Shore Hospital's A.W.A.K.E. sleep apnea support group meeting on December 8, 2016. Clients who would like to attend the support group can contact the hospital's Sleep Center at 781-624-8213 to attend. Liz can be reached at 781-783-7522 or lizbaileytherapy@gmail.com or www.lizbaileytherapy.com
  • Robbin Miller, LMHC, is now offering mini-workshops for parents and teachers for children ages 3-5 years old on antibullying techniques in preschool. Using a field tested curriculum applied in 21 preschools across the country, the results showed that children learned to be more empathetic toward their peers and know what to do if bullied by another student in their classes.  For more information, please contact Robbin at miller_robbin@yahoo.com.