20/20: Background

20/20: A Vision for the Future of Counseling program was created to unite and refocus the profession by combining a broad range of viewpoints to realize a set of goals that will aid all counselors and advance the counseling profession. The progress of the 20/0 initiative was followed by Counseling Today and ACA eNews. You can read about it by selection one of the articles below.

"A Student Perspective on 20/20: A Vision for the Future of Counseling" According to this article, graduate students constitute almost 40% of ACA members. Therefore the authors of this article identified the most relevant aspects of each 20/20 principle from their perspective as diverse students and future counselor educators.

This document delineates a core set of principles that unifies and advances the counseling profession.

"Making Definitive Progress" 20/20: A Vision for the Future of Counseling participants thoughts on their latest accomplishments of reaching a consensus on a common definition on counseling.

 Article reviews strategies focusing on Phase II of 20/20: A Vision for the Future of Counseling.

Reviewing 20/20 delegates consensus items that each organization agreed must be addressed to ensure the future health of the counseling profession.

Delegates discuss seven major areas likely to determine the future direction of the counseling profession.

Angela Kennedy reviews 20/20: A Vision for the Future of Counseling.

Twenty delegates from a wide range of counseling organizations meet in Montreal for the 20/20: A Vision for the Future of Counseling summit.

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