Category Archives: News and Updates

W.H.O. and Gender Dyphoria

The World Health Organization is moving toward declassifying transgender identity as a mental disorder in its global list of medical conditions, with a new study lending additional support to a proposal that would delete the decades-old designation. Read more

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          Check out ACA article in Counseling Today regarding ADHD! Reconsidering ADHD

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16th Annual Clinical Hypnosis Workshop for Health Care Professionals: Enhancing Possibilities for Healing

Save the date for the 16th Annual Clinical Hypnosis Workshop for Health Care Professionals: Enhancing Possibilities for Healing The workshop will be Friday May 15th – Sunday May 17th, 2015. This workshop is offered by Medical Hypnosis Consultants, PLLC and … Continue reading

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North Carolina’s 2015 CIT Conference Call for Proposals

Call for Presentations LINK. Applications due September 30, 2014

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NBCC Continues to Seek Occupational Series for Mental Health Counselors

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) recently informed NBCC that it has indefinitely postponed the creation of a federal occupational series for professional counselors. NBCC responded immediately and sought congressional assistance. An occupational series is a government classification that … Continue reading

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Multicultural Play Therapy Center Announces Conference

The Multicultural Play Therapy Center at UNC Charlotte is pleased to announce its 8th annual conference from June 23-26, 2014 at UNC Charlotte. This event targets mental health therapists, K-12 counselors, and professional school counselors for development in play therapy … Continue reading

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Proposed Changes to LPC Act (PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD OPEN)

Several changes to the North Carolina Licensed Professional Counselor administrative rules that govern Article 24 Licensed Professional Counselors Act are being proposed. A public hearing was held on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013 at 10:00AM at the Wingate Inn in Garner, … Continue reading

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NC-ACES Announces 2013-2014 Call for Award Nominations

2013-2014 Call for Award Nominations North Carolina Association for Counselor Education and Supervision The NC-ACES leadership is pleased to announce a call for award nominations in the following four categories: 1. NC-ACES Outstanding Tenured Counselor Educator Award 2. NC-ACES Outstanding … Continue reading

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VA Careers

A new generation of Veterans now joins our Veterans of previous eras. In fact, more than 2.2 million Service men and women have been deployed to Middle Eastern combat zones. As our heroes continue to return to communities across our … Continue reading

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Special Needs School Named for NCCA Member, Past-President

Special Needs School Named for NCCA Member, Past-President Congratulations to Chris Greene!

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