The number of marriage and family therapists and mental health counselors with active licenses in Florida. Other healthcare professionals, such as 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 2020, the rate per 100,000 of Total Behavioral/Mental Health Professionals in Alachua County was 250 compared to Florida at 117.1. 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 Total Behavioral/Mental Health Professionals in about three quarters of the counties. The map illustrates county data by quartile. When fewer than 51 counties have data or zero values, no quartile map will be presented.Links: Healthy People 2030|Other Resource
Total Behavioral/Mental Health Professionals, Rate Per 100,000 Population, 2020
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Total Behavioral/Mental Health Professionals, Rate Per 100,000 Population, Single Year