Student Membership with AMHCA

Develop a professional identity with AMHCAs vast resources and get ahead as a student member.

Any student enrolled in an accredited graduate program for half time or more in the areas of human development shall be eligible to become a student member of the association. Eligible to be in this membership category for 3 years only. Paid membership comes with free liability insurance. Exceptions of the 3-year time limit can be made upon receipt of additional verification from the student’s major advisor.

This is a non-voting membership type.


A student membership is $84 annually.



Join the Graduate Student and Emerging Professionals community for guidance, webinars, volunteer opportunities and collaboration.

Get the latest information about recognition under Medicare, standardization, portability and the changing healthcare industry. Reap the benefits of AMHCA's growing collaborative relationships with professional organizations, government agencies and consumer groups.

Jump start your career with professional development and strategically position yourself with our career guidance and certifications that are tailored for every level.

Quarterly digital publications of the Journal of Mental Health Counseling and The Advocate Magazine, with members-only exclusive access to the entire digital library of both.

Additional resources include our ethics committee consultation service, practice guidelines, resources and opportunities.

Earn continuing education credits and receive exclusive student-members-only discounts on webinars and conferences.

Take advantage of the discounts offered on brand-name products that offer services such as health services discounts, shipping costs, directory services, and much more!

Liability Insurance


AMHCA Student members are able to sign up and receive free liability insurance through CPH & Associates. Through a simple process members can self-enroll through the CPH & Associates AMHCA Student Portal and receive proof of coverage (certificate of insurance) immediately.