The American College Counseling Association is the premier professional organization for counseling professionals working in higher education. The ACCA is dedicated to its members and providing exceptional member benefits has always been the cornerstone of the ACCA’s mission. Benefits include the following:
If you are a counseling professional working in a higher education setting and you are seeking a professional organization that strives to support, strengthen and enhance your work as a college counseling professional, please consider joining the 1,400+ members of the American College Counseling Association.
If you would like to start or renew your unified membership with ACA and ACCA, you will need to do that through the American Counseling Association. A hard copy membership application form is available for download below, or you can visit the ACA membership website.
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ACCA Members in the News
Becca Smith is quoted in the Washington Post article "College mental health centers are swamped. Here's what parents can do."
Andrew Lee is quoted in the Inside Higher Ed article on Suicidal Ideation
Steffanie Grrossman is quoted in Online Counseling article College Students Diet and Mental Health
Janelle Johnson comments on the state of mental services at community colleges.
Janelle Johnson on College Counseling” Psychotherapy.net Interview. Follow the link to read the full interview.