American Counseling Association
ACA Journals) – Links to abstracts, author guidelines and more
American College Counseling Association
ACCA strives to support and enhance the practice of college counseling, to promote ethical and responsible professional practice, to promote communication and exchange among college counselors across service areas and institutional settings, to encourage cooperation with other organizations related to higher education and college student development, and to provide leadership and advocacy for the professional of higher education. ACCA is a division of the American Counseling Association (ACA).
American School Counselor Association
The American School Counselor Association is the single national organization that represents the profession of school counseling. ASCA focuses on providing professional development, enhancing school counseling programs, and researching effective school counseling practices. Our mission is to promote excellence in professional school counseling and the development of all students.
Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
The Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) emphasizes the need for quality education and supervision of counselors in all work settings. Through the accreditation process and professional development activities, ACES strives to continue to improve the education, credentialing and supervision of counselors.
Association for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues in Counseling
The mission of the Association for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues in Counseling is to educate mental health service providers about issues confronting gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) individuals.
Association for Specialists in Group Work
The Association for Specialists in Group Work (ASGW) was founded to promote quality in group work training, practice, and research both nationally and internationally. A division of the American Counseling Association (ACA), ASGW numbers among its members over 5800 group workers and group work educators.
Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development
The mission of the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD) is to provide global leadership, research, training and development of multicultural counseling professionals with a focus on racial and ethnic issues.
Chi Sigma Iota, International
North Carolina Board of Licensed Professional Counselors
National Board for Certified Counselors
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
CACREP has obtained recognition as a specialized accrediting body by the Council on Postsecondary Accreditation (COPA). This recognition provides a similar credential to the public that CACREP’s standards and procedures have undergone a similar assessment process by an outside body, which has recognized the commitment to educational quality. Although COPA no longer exists as an agency, the recognition function begun by COPA has been continued by its member accrediting organizations through new channels.
The GreatKids Network has established a web site for kids that highlights other kids doing great things.
New England Educational Institute
An organization that offers thirty different week-long symposia featuring eminent faculty on a variety of mental health topics.
The web site for an conference being sponsored by the Coalition for Marriage, Family, and Couples Education.
A site for the Institute which teaches Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy using the Hypno-Behavioral Therapy model. The model combines: humanistic psychology (Gestalt, TA, the body/mind connection), developmental psychology, behavior modification ( classical and NLP), hypnotherapy (traditional and Eriksson), and a Heart-Centered holistic approach.
American Guidance Service
An organization providing counseling resources: books, parent education programs, etc.
Association for the Advancement of Gestalt Therapy
An organization that seeks to preserve and advance the philosophy, theory, practice and research of Gestalt Therapy and its various applications.
Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc.
Counseling resources — books, workshops, assessment tools, etc.