NCCA 2018 Annual Conference

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Pre-Conference Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Conference Dates: Thursday, February 1, 2018 – Friday, February 2, 2018

Location: Durham Convention Center, Durham, NC

Conference at a glance:
Conference Schedule (Subject to change)
Pre-Conference Session Overviews

Register by January 5, 2018 to receive “early bird” rates!

Register On-Line Here: On-line Registration
Registration by mail or fax: Printable Form

Exhibitors and Sponsors:  Information and Registration Packet

Thank you to our growing list of sponsors and exhibitors!

Platinum Sponsors
Appalachian State University
East Carolina University
Veritas Collaborative

Silver Sponsors
Community Care of Western North Carolina
Cornerstone of Recovery
First Step Services, LLC

George E. Miller II, Child Advocacy Artist
Mirror Lake Recovery Center
NC Problem Gambling Program

Hotel Accommodations:  Durham Marriott City Center
NCCA block room rate of $139.00 available until January 2, 2018
Marriott Reservation Link

Career Connect day, Thursday, February 1

Attention Counseling Students and New Professionals!

This year, the NCCA Conference has an entire day dedicated to you! Please plan to participate in the first annual “Career Connect” that will take place on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. This track will include content sessions that are focused on graduate student and new professional topics, allow you the opportunity to socialize with other students and new professionals from across the state, and interview with employers and supervisors who are hiring! The day will conclude with Poster Sessions where participants will either present their posters or visit those who are presenting them. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity during the 2018 conference. All participants will receive a certificate of completion. Sign up here: Career Connect Sign-Up for more information. You must be registered for the NCCA conference in order to participate.

For Organizations, Supervisors, LPCs and Counseling Professionals:

Signup deadline extended to December 15, 2017

The North Carolina Counseling Association (NCCA) would like to invite your organization to participate in our new Career Connect day at the 2018 NCCA Annual Conference. We are inviting organizations and companies from across the state to participate in this event designed to help current counseling students and recent counseling graduates find potential job opportunities, internships, or supervisors and create meaningful connections.

The Career Connect will be held on Thursday, February 1st from 2 – 4:00 pm at the Durham Convention Center. Current students and new professionals will have the opportunity to provide their resume, interview with potential organizations and supervisors, and explore job opportunities. If your organization would like to participate in this FREE opportunity, please register no later than Dec. 15, 2017 and we will contact you with more details about the event! Organizations, Supervisors, LPCs, and Professionals who are hiring sign up here: Career Connect Organization Registration. You do not need to be registered for the NCCA conference in order to participate.

 Questions about Career Connect? Contact Megan Numbers at


The North Carolina Counseling Association (NCCA) has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 2034.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  The North Carolina Counseling Association (NCCA) is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.