Monthly Archives: October 2012

Letter from the NCCA President

Greetings!  As you may be aware, Chris Greene recently resigned as President of our association.  Not long ago, she was appointed to the North Carolina Board of Licensed Professional Counselors.  She was told by the leadership of that board that … Continue reading

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Join or Renew Your NCCA Membership for 2012-13 Now!

Join or renew in time to keep up with all 2012-13 events and opportunities. Get reduced rates for fall division conferences and drive-in workshops. Learn about CEU and job opportunities on the web site. Contribute and learn from the Carolina … Continue reading

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A Message from NBCC

NBCC is pleased to inform NCCs that TRICARE has begun credentialing counselors for independent practice. Though the interim final rule (IFR) establishing qualifications for counselor independent practice was effective upon its release on December 27, 2011, credentialing could not begin … Continue reading

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ACA UPDATE: Bullying & School Climate Conference Highlights

Last week ACA staff participated in two separate national meetings focusing on school climate issues hosted by the U.S. Department of Education. First off, the department held the third annual Bullying Prevention Summit where they led the discussions about current … Continue reading

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ACA Alert: Suicides Prompt ED Guidance, Obama and Clinton Statements on Bullying

The U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights has issued guidance on student-on-student bullying and discriminatory harassment, in response to a spate of recent, high-profile suicides and other anti-gay, anti-Muslim and sexual harassment in schools. In addition, President Obama … Continue reading

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