September 7, 2015
The American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) has awarded Dr. Steven Tierney with the Diplomate and Clinical Mental Health Specialist credential. This credential recognizes both advanced practice and professional clinical expertise in mental health.
AMHCA believes that in the current health care climate, advanced practice clinical counselors with specialist skills are in increasing demand. This credential is AMHCA's recognition of professional counselors who have acquired cutting-edge training and clinical abilities. Tierney, Community Mental Health program faculty and Chair of the Masters in Counseling Psychology programs, is one of six LPCCs recognized across the United States this year.