Check it out!


Check out ACA article in Counseling Today regarding ADHD!

Reconsidering ADHD

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2016-2017 President Elect-Elect


2016-2017 President Elect-Elect

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2016 Annual Clinical Supervision and Consultation Institute

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Call for Submissions: Spring 2016 Edition of the Carolina Counselor

Dear NCCA Members,

Please consider submitting short articles, personal reflections on counseling or counseling-related topics, pictures of you or other NCCA members, division news, best practices, or any other items you would like to share with members of our association for inclusion in the upcoming fall edition of the Carolina Counselor. Suggestions for submission to specific newsletter sections are listed below with the corresponding email for the editor of that section. Not sure what section your submission would fall under? Just email your submission to Beth Vincent, the newsletter editor, at The deadline for submissions is March 21, 2016!

Legislative News: State and national news concerning enacted and proposed policy changes related to professional counselors in any setting. Please email submissions to Mishelle Lockerby

Division News: Any news related to division projects (present or future), conferences, workshops, etc. Please email submissions to Aisha Al-Qimlass at

Perspectives from the Field: Submissions could focus on ethical issues in counseling, counseling theory and/or practice, reflections on your work as a student, professional counselor, counselor supervisor, counselor educator, etc. Please email submissions to Beth Davis at

Around Campus: Any news concerning student projects, professional organizations (such as CSI chapters), counseling program honors and certifications, etc. Please email submissions to Cheryl Meola at

Member Spotlight: Nominate NCCA members you feel deserve the spotlight! Please provide contact information for your nominee. Please email submissions to Sandy Burleson at

NC Diversity and Advocacy News: Discussion of issues related to diversity, multicultural competency, and advocacy; topics could include discussions surrounding issues of race/ethnicity, gender, sexuality, age, religion, socioeconomic status, etc. in North Carolina. These topics may address the helping professions directly or indirectly. Please email submissions to Joy McNeill at

Thanks in advance for submitting!

Beth Vincent

Editor, Carolina Counselor


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2016 Annual Conference at a Glance


(and counselors thinking about attending – we would love to see you at The Grandover!)

Here is the FINAL schedule for the 2016 conference on February 1719!

Please look over it carefully and email Angela Brooks-Livingston with any questions/concerns.

We look forward to seeing everyone in Greensboro!

If you have not already booked a hotel room, The Grandover has added a few additional rooms to our room block.

Call the hotel (800-472-6301) or book online TODAY using code NCCA2016 to reserve a room at the discounted rate.



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Registration Deadline Extended!


Early registration is extended until Friday, January 29!

Join NCCA for the annual conference in Greensboro February 18-19!

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Attention NCCA Presenters!

Please remember to register for the conference before the January 25th as the fee for the conference increases. Remember, you must register for the conference in order to present. If you have any questions, please contact Angela Brooks-Livingston or the NCCA office. We look forward to seeing everyone in Greensboro!

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Check Out the Conference Schedule

Are you interested in learning more about the various workshop presentations being offered this year at the annual North Carolina Counseling Association conference? Check out our “schedule at a glance” to learn more.

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Don’t Forget to Make Your Hotel Reservation!

Are you attending the upcoming NCCA Conference at the Grandover Resort in Greensboro, NC on February 17-19? Don’t forget to reserve your hotel room today to receive the discounted group rate. The deadline to receive this discount is January 20th! 

Group Code: “NCCA2016”

How to book: Either online or with the following toll free phone number 800-472-6301

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17th Annual Clinical Hypnosis Workshops for Health Care Professionals: Enhancing Possibilities for Healing.

*Please note the change in date!*

The Basic Track will beFriday February 26th – Sunday February 28th, 2016. This workshop is offered by Medical Hypnosis Consultants, PLLC and is co-sponsored by Duke Center for Integrative Medicine, UNC Program for Integrative Medicine, and the North Carolina Counseling Association. The workshops have been approved by ASCH counting towards the requirements for certification.

There are student scholarships available, contact Dr. Holly Forester-Miller, for more information. 

Mark your calendars for an Advanced Track training May 13 -14, 2016 with Betty Alice Erickson (daughter of Milton Erickson) and Holly Forester-Miller, PhD. This advanced workshop will be limited to 12 people and will focus on Conversational Inductions and Connection.

More information and the dates of the Intermediate Track training will be available soon.

Please share this information with anyone who may be interested.

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