Category Archives: NASWNYS

NASW-NYS and Health Assets Management, Inc. Announces Strategic Partnership

From the Desk of the Executive Director: NASW-NYS and Health Assets Management, Inc. Announces Strategic Partnership Strategic partnership formed to support members in areas of mental health practice management Dear NASW-NYS Members, I am extremely pleased to announce a valuable new benefit for members of the New York State Chapter of the National Association of … Continue reading NASW-NYS and Health Assets Management, Inc. Announces Strategic Partnership

NASW-NYS in the News: Social workers urge N.Y. to require licenses for its mental hea...

Social workers urge N.Y. to require licenses for its mental health providers Advocates call for additional training to meet requirements By Claire Hughes Published 8:55 pm, Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Albany If you are being treated for depression or bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, private health insurance will cover it only if your mental health practitioner is … Continue reading NASW-NYS in the News: Social workers urge N.Y. to require licenses for its mental health providers

Press Release: ADVOCATES CALL FOR AN IMMEDIATE END TO PROTRACTED DELAYS IN AGENCY CO...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                            ADVOCATES CALL FOR AN IMMEDIATE END TO PROTRACTED DELAYS IN AGENCY COMPLIANCE WITH LICENSURE MANDATE FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROVIDERS A proposed 19-Year Exemption is Discriminatory and Underscores an Acceptance of Inadequate Standards in the Provision of Mental Health Services   Albany (March 16, 2016) – A press conference was held today by The New … Continue reading Press Release: ADVOCATES CALL FOR AN IMMEDIATE END TO PROTRACTED DELAYS IN AGENCY COMPLIANCE WITH LICENSURE MANDATE FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROVIDERS