Welcome to the Suncoast Mental Health Counselors Association - SMHCA!

The purpose of this organization is to provide 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.    


Letter from the President

A reminder to our student membership, all training sessions are FREE provided you register in advance!

Upcoming Events

Topic More Info
01/20/2017 Bridging the Gap: Strengthening the Treatment Team 2017 JAN20 Member – Training
02/17/2017 Ethics Update: How to Chat, Post, Follow, Like... 2017 FEB17 Monthly – Training
03/17/2017 Introduction to Mindfulness:Training for Wellbeing 2017 MAR17 Monthly Training
05/13/2017 Spring Symposium Spring Symposium

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Congratulations Suncoast Mental Health Counselors Association (SMHCA) for being selected "Chapter of the Year" for the 2nd year in a row by FMHCA.