A Mental Health Counseling association for students, registered interns and Licensed Mental Health Counselors to advance mental health education and to promote professional networking.
The Suncoast Mental Health Counselors Association provides a means for mental health counselors in this district to work towards common goals including, but not limited to: promoting the profession of mental health counseling; increasing the visibility and respect accorded the profession; fostering professional identity and development; providing education and training opportunities to enhance the quality of services provided by members; promoting legislation which recognizes and advances the profession; addressing issues of discrimination and client advocacy; promoting an alliance with other organized mental health professionals with common goals and interests; and generally working for the common good of mental health counselors.
SMHCA has been selected "Chapter of the Year" for 2 years in a row by Florida Mental Health Counselors Association
SMHCA Annual Call for Presenters: If you’re an experienced presenter and would like to contribute your knowledge, experience and expertise to help other mental health professionals continue their growth, then we’d like to talk with you. Click here to complete a Presenter Form. Once we receive your completed form, we will get in touch with you.