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  • Haberman-Williams MaMHCA Scholarship

    The MaMHCA Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for 2015! The Haberman-Williams MaMHCA Scholarship is open to any MaMHCA member who is a current Mental Health Counseling graduate student.​

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  • Please Sponsor New Legislation

    Jan 29, 2015 07:16 PM

    Please support three pieces of proposed legislation. As Licensed Mental Health Counselors, it is our duty to protect our clients and provide the most comprehensive treatment possible. In keeping with that goal, we have proposed legislation that could assist us in providing more comprehensive care.

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  • HIPAA Forms Available for Members

    MaMHCA has collaborated with NASW-MA to have a set of HIPAA forms commonly used in private practice reviewed for MA legal standards.

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  • MaMHCA Files 2 New Legislative Bills Supporting LMHC Practice

    MaMHCA has filed a bill to amend Chapter 123 Sections 12 & 22, to add LMHCs to the list of providers who can directly hospitalize patients/clients.

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  • MaMHCA Has Filed: “An Act Establishing a Behavioral Health Workforce Development Trust Fund”

    MaMHCA Has Filed: “An Act Establishing a Behavioral Health Workforce Development Trust Fund” to fund supervision of behavioral health trainees seeking licensure through competitive grants to mental health services organizations specifically tailored to develop supervision programs required by licensing laws.

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  • Thriving Your Practice in the Era of Health Care Reform – a Joint Conference

    The individual mental health provider associations (MAMHCA, NASW-MA, MAPPN, and MPA) of the Massachusetts Mental Health Coalition are collaborating on a conference to address the impact of HealthCare Reform on individual and small group practices on Friday, April 17, 2015 at the Dedham Holiday Inn.

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  • MaMHCA Hosting Legislative Outreach Events

    On Thursday, December 4, 2014, we hosted a “Meet & Greet” Breakfast with our local Foxboro legislator, Representative Jay Barrows, and several members living and/or working in the Foxboro, Mansfield, Wrentham area. Another upcoming event will be held soon in conjunction with MaMHCA-sponsored legislation after our bills are filed in the second week of January.

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  • New Regulations for LMHCs

    New regulations were approved by the Allied Board at the December meeting and are undergoing their final legal review.

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  • Mandated CE Laws

    There are two legislated mandates for continuing education required of all behavioral health providers, regarding Child Abuse Reporting and Domestic Violence Awareness and Intervention.

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  • MaMHCA Board Approves New By-laws

    The MaMHCA Board approved revised by-laws at the September 8, 2014, Planning Meeting.

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