Welcome to the the Arizona Counseling Association (AzCA) website. AzCA is one of the state branches of the American Counseling Association and we have 2 divisions (AzACES & AzALGBTIC) and 2 regional chapters (Southeastern & Northern Arizona).
If you are not a member, please consider joining this professional counseling organization. Becoming a member is easy, just a click away. With your membership comes many benefits, including discounted rates on our high-quality conference, access to our career center, being able to be involved and staying current with legislation, and a large network of counseling professionals including practitioners, educators, and students with whom to network.
If you are a member, we are so happy to have you in the AzCA family. We hope that you are visiting the website often, attending our events, networking with others and having a voice in the issues that matter most to our profession. Thank you for visiting our website.
Lake Worth joins other Florida cities to ban conversion therapyDetails >
The Arizona Counselors Association has learned that the Senate is considering mental health reform post-election and the NBCC is asking that all counselors reach out to his/ her respective senators to include language for counselors to receive Medicare reimbursement. Action: Please support the counseling profession by calling your senators today and urging them to include S. 1830 in mental health reform legislation.Details >
114th Congress (2015-2016)
This bill amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Department of Education to implement a demonstration project providing competitive, 4-year grants to at least 10 secondary schools that have a 4-year adjusted cohort graduation rate of 60% or lower, for the provision of additional school counselors and counselor resources.Details >