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You MUST log-in to the AMHCA website to be able to register for the Conference. If you're not a member, don't worry - just click the "Haven't Joined Yet?" link on the righthand side of the page. Scroll to the bottom of the "Select Your Member Type" page, where you can select the "Guest Account" option.  If you ARE a member, once logged in, your membership type will be reflected in the Conference pricing.

General Attendee Registration: 

$499 for AMHCA members

$599 for non-members

Retired Member Registration

Available only to AMHCA members in the retired membership category.

$399 for AMHCA members

Professional Associate Member Registration

Completed Masters or Doctoral degree; currently in first or second year of practice. Eligible for two years only in this membership category. Proof of recent graduation date may be required.

$349 for AMHCA members

Student Attendee Registration: 

Available to student members who are taking courses in mental health counseling or a related field. Student non-members must be studying at an accredited college/university and carrying a minimum load of nine credits and/or pursuing a full-time residency or internship. Current course schedule or letter from advisor/supervisor is required to receive student rate.

GRADUATE STUDENT REGISTRATION SPECIAL! Sign up for #AMHCA2016 with three friends from your program, and you'll each receive 40% off your registration. Email conference@amhca.org for details and instructions.

$349 for AMHCA members

$399 for non-members 

Onsite Registration: 

$539 for AMHCA members

$579 for non-members 

One-Day Registration: 

$349 for AMHCA members

$399 for non-members

Registration instructions:

You MUST log-in to the AMHCA website to be able to register for the Conference. If you're not a member, don't worry - just click the "Haven't Joined Yet?" link on the righthand side of the page. Scroll to the bottom of the "Select Your Member Type" page, where you can select the "Guest Account" option.  If you ARE a member, once logged in, your membership type will be reflected in the Conference pricing. 

Not an AMHCA member? Register for the Annual Conference & receive 1 year of free membership! Also applies to registrants whose AMHCA membership expired prior to July 14, 2014.

Continuing Education Information

You can earn one continuing education contact hour (CE) for each hour of attendance at:

  • Pre-Conference Workshops (separate registration fee required)
  • Lunch & Learn (separate registration fee required)
  • Plenary Sessions (keynotes)
  • All educational programs (included with conference registration)
  • Thursday Welcome Reception and Poster Session

Most attendees will be able to accumulate their CEs during the core conference days; however, you can earn additional CEs by attending PreConference Workshops. Attendance is monitored and you must attend 100% of the session to receive credit. Partial credit will not be awarded.

AMHCA Has Obtained CE Approval From the Following Organization:

  • National Board for Certified Counselors AMHCA is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.

Registration Info & Policies

GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS: A badge is required for all events. Complete a separate registration form for each attendee. All registration deadlines are postmark deadlines. If you are registering after July 1, 2015, DO NOT mail or fax your form. Instead, bring the completed form, with payment for the appropriate Onsite Registration Fees, to the conference and register on site.

WHAT’S INCLUDED IN YOUR FEE: The General Attendee registration fee includes breakout sessions, keynote speaker, Welcome Reception, Continental Breakfasts and scheduled morning and afternoon refreshment breaks. 
NOTE: The General Attendee package fee does NOT include additional fees related to Pre-Conference workshops, invited tracks and other ticketed special events. Daily Registration fees do NOT include the Welcome Reception or fees for Pre-Conference workshops, invited tracks or ticketed special events. Continental breakfast and refreshment breaks offered on the day you register are included.

LIMITED AVAILABILITY: Space for Pre-Conference workshops, lunches and invited tracks are limited. Online registrants will choose their workshops when they register. If you register by mail, a workshop may be full by the time we process your registration. We will make every effort to accommodate your first choice. Workshops will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. If you pay the additional fee for a workshop, and it is full when we process your registration, the fee will be refunded.

REFUND POLICY: Refunds will only be issued for full conference registration, single day registration, Pre-Conference workshops and a $60 administrative cancellation fee will be charged. Refunds will NOT be made for invited tracks or special event tickets. All cancellation requests must submitted in writing to conference@amhca.org

The deadline for submitting cancellation/ refund requests is June 15, 2016, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

SUBSTITUTIONS/TRANSFERS: Registrations may be transferred to another conference participant for a fee of $35. Substitution requests must be submitted in writing to conference@amhca.org. The request must be submitted by the original registrant and include the name and contact information (including email address) of the substitute. The deadline for submitting substitutions is July 1, 2016, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. The substitute must qualify for the same rates as the original registration (for example a general attendee cannot be a substitute for a student).