Category Archives: News and Updates

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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ACA Ethics Specialist Position

American Counseling Association – ETHICS SPECIALIST The American Counseling Association, the world’s largest not-for-profit organization dedicated to the enhancement of professional counselors, seeks an Ethics Specialist for our busy Ethics & Professional Standards Department in Alexandria, VA.    Responsibilities include addressing … Continue reading

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7th Annual Play Therapy Conference

The Multicultural Play Therapy Center University of North Carolina Charlotte is honored to present 7th Annual Play Therapy Conference June 24 – 28, 2013

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23rd Annual Al Greene Addictions Institute

My name is Rosalie Stewart and I am a graduate assistant for Dr. Christina Rosen at Appalachian State University.  This summer we are hosting our 23rd annual Al Greene Addictions Institute from June 3 to June 7th. The Institute includes … Continue reading

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ACA Action Alerts

Please visit ACA’s Public Policy website to see our most recent action alert to support school counselors.  The offices of our U.S. Representatives need to hear from constituents this week in order to build a strong list of co-sponsors for … Continue reading

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34th Annual TEACCH Autism Program Conference

ASD Interventions Across the Lifespan May 16th and 17th, 2013 The 34th Annual TEACCH Autism Program Conference is specifically designed to educate professionals about the latest treatment approaches for Autism Spectrum Disorder from infancy to adulthood. This conference will be … Continue reading

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Updates from the Hill: President’s Budget & Mental Health Legislation

  President Obama released his budget proposal on April 10. With it came good news and not so good news. The good news is that the President’s proposal overall includes a new $130 million initiative for expanding mental health services … Continue reading

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Save School Counseling Funding: Call by this Wed 4/24!

Hello ACA members and activists, We have an important request you can make to your Senators this week! As most of you know, the Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Program (ESSCP) is a priority counseling grant program that we advocate … Continue reading

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Bipartisan Bill to Improve Mental Health Care Supported by Hagan Approved by Senate Committee

       Bipartisan Bill to Improve Mental Health Care Supported by Hagan Approved by Senate Committee Hagan is original co-sponsor of the legislation April 10, 2013 Contact: Chris Moyer 202-379-8421 Hannah Smith 202-407-5177 press@hagan.senate.gov Washington, DC – U.S. Senator … Continue reading

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2013 McLeod Institute on Substance Abuse: Transformative Approaches for Diverse Populations

Please join us for the 2013 McLeod Institute on Substance Abuse: Transformative Approaches for Diverse Populations Click here to register for all or part of the Institute http://education.uncc.edu/oeo/events/jonnie-h-mcleod-substance-abuse-institute

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