Board of Directors
The Board of Directors performs or delegates tasks to
keep the organization in smooth working order. It also continually
embraces larger questions such as the direction of NCAMHP
and current priorities of the membership. It researches and
establishes linkages with other organizations working for similar
causes. The Board also consists of liaisons with each of the
The Education Committee provides high quality, affordable,
local professional education for mental health professionals.
Up to four workshops and an annual conference are offered
Public Education Committee
The Public Education Committee works to inform the public
about mental health treatment, treatment choices, and insurance
benefits for mental health services. It strives to empower
consumers by providing information from which they can make
fully informed and appropriate choices for their own and their
families' mental health needs.
The ethics committee works to establish clear, understandable
standards of care for mental health services. It is also working
to establish protocols for responding to grievances brought
forth by a consumer of mental health services about a member
of NCAMHP. It's goal is to assist, to satisfactory resolution,
all parties involved.
The legislative committee works to keep the membership
informed about current legislation affecting mental health
care. It also provides suggestions on how members can respond
to legislative issues that can potentially affect the field
of mental health.
The Membership Committee keeps the membership informed
of up-coming events via a telephone tree and maintains a current
list of the membership.