The State Board for Mental Health Practitioners Meets in NYC: Friday, October 19, 2012 · 10:30 a.m.

The State Board for Mental Health Practitioners will meet at:
Office of the Professions, 
1411 Broadway, 10th Floor
New York, NY

Simultaneous Video Connection at

State Education Building
Conference Room 211, 89 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY


Office of the Professions
82 Allen Street, Suite 120
Rochester, NY 

Friday, October 19, 2012 · 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Draft Agenda

Welcome and Review of Agenda

Review of Minutes of May 4, 2012 State Board Meeting 

Executive Secretary Report
- Update on Staffing in the Board Office and OP 
- Implementation of e-Licensing 
- Legislative Update 
- Distance Education Programs for Licensure

Corporate Practice of the Professions 
- Waiver Applications for Mental Health and Social Work Practice 
- Waivers to Special Education Schools and Early Intervention Providers 

Update of Licensure and Practice of the Professions 
- Discussion of Department’s Report to the Legislature and Executive 
- Next Steps

Practice Guidelines and Alerts 
- Review of Draft Practice Guidelines for e-Practice of the Professions 
- Review of Practice Guidelines in Other Title VIII Professions 
- Identification of Practice Guidelines Appropriate to Mental Health Professions

Board Organization and Functioning 
- Please Bring your Calendars to Discuss Potential Dates 
- Selection of Chair and Vice-Chair for 2013 

Other Business and Adjournment
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