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Are your interests and activities consistent with those of the Association; however, you do not hold a Master’s degree or higher?  If yes, ACA has a membership for you too!  As a member of ACA, you will be connected to the most influential organization dedicated to advancing the counseling profession.  Membership includes all the discounts, benefits, services and products as the professional counselor.

  • Regular - $168
    Individuals whose interests and activities are consistent with those of the Association, but who are not qualified for Professional membership.
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Latest News

  • ACA in the News: Opt-out Rule for Counselors Gains Approval in Arkansas

    Jul 13, 2016
    Yesterday, Arkansas lawmakers passed a bill that permits a counselor to opt out of working with a client if the provider has a conflict of "conscience." ACA immediately issued a statement condemning the passage, citing a direct violation of the ACA Code of Ethics.
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  • ACA Responds to Shootings in Baton Rouge, Minneapolis and Dallas

    Jul 08, 2016
    “We are all saddened by the latest shootings in Baton Rouge and outside of Minneapolis. This is all further heightened by the shooting in Dallas. We take comfort in knowing that ACA members provide valuable services to communities and individuals who are trying to make sense of these tragic events,” said Rich Yep, CEO of the American Counseling Association.
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