Kentucky Mental Health Counselors Association

The Kentucky Mental Health Counselors Association serves professional, licensed counselors in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Our goals are promotion and recognition of issues facing mental health providers and clients, as well as advocacy for our profession and the lives we touch. Join today to support your fellow licensed counselors and take advantage of the opportunities afforded by membership.


Our Mission

The mission of the KMHCA and its membership is to enhance the profession of mental health counseling in the Commonwealth of Kentucky by promoting licensing, advocacy, education and professional development.

To carry out its mission,  the association will strive to: 

  • Promote quality mental health counseling services,
  • Maintain a viable and distinct professional identity,
  • Influence public policy consistent with the ethics and values of the mental health profession in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Our Purpose

  • Advance the profession of mental health counseling by emphasizing high levels of ethical and professional practice
  • Promote legislation and administrative rules that recognize and advance the profession of mental health counseling
  • Promote a program of effective public relations to enhance awareness of mental health counseling and the competencies and services of its practitioners
  • Provide advocacy with insurance companies for contract language that protects licensed mental health counselors and their clients
  • Provide educational programs that enhance knowledge and promote continuing professional growth
  • Provide opportunities for  networking among members for professional development

2015 KMHCA Membership Drive

Join KMHCA during our 2015 Membership Drive for big savings when you enroll for three years! Enroll now!


To enroll as a member of KMHCA online, please visit the membership page, or download and complete the membership application and return it with your payment to:

Sarah Hurt, Treasurer
Kentucky Mental Health Counselors Association
PO Box 2234
Danville, KY 40423

Membership Application