The number of marriage and family therapists, clinical social workers and mental health counselors with active licenses in Florida. Other behavioral healthcare professionals, such as psychologists or school psychologists, are not included in this measure.
Looking at numbers of professionals or facilities within a geographic area helps to focus on the availability of health care and its quality.
In FY 21-22, the rate per 100,000 of Behavioral/Mental Health Professionals in Alachua County was 248.4 compared to Florida at 130.4. The line graph shows change over time when there are at least three years of data.
Alachua County is in the first quartile for this measure. This means that relative to other counties in Florida, there are less Behavioral/Mental Health Professionals in about three quarters of the counties.
The map illustrates county data by quartile. A quartile map is presented when there are at least 51 counties with data for this measure.Links: Healthy People 2030|Other Resource
Behavioral/Mental Health Professionals, Rate Per 100,000 Population, FY 22-23
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Behavioral/Mental Health Professionals, Rate Per 100,000 Population, Single Year