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.

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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.

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$349 for AMHCA members

$399 for non-members

Onsite Registration:

$539 for AMHCA members

$679 for non-members

One-Day Registration:

$349 for AMHCA members

$399 for non-members

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, 2016.

Registration Info & Policies

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. Workshops will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis and may fill up.

REFUND POLICY: Refunds are limited to conference fees paid, and do not include any travel, lodging, transportation, or other fees paid independently of conference registration. Early bird registrations, no-shows and on-site purchases are non-refundable. To qualify for a full refund of standard registration fees paid less a $100 administrative fee, a written cancellation must be received by the Conference Coordinator no later than 11:59 PM EST on June 1, 2017. Absolutely NO refunds will be given after June 1, 2017. Cancellation and refund requests should be sent via email to If you registered and are unable to attend, you may transfer your conference fee to membership, diplomate, or any other current AMHCA opportunities.

SUBSTITUTIONS: Registrations may be transferred to another conference participant for a fee of $35. Substitution requests must be submitted in writing to 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, 2017, 11:59 PM EST. The substitute must qualify for the same rates as the original registration (for example a general attendee cannot be a substitute for a student).