Toronto 2023 Conference

The 2023 American Counseling Association 
Conference & Expo

The 2023 Conference & Expo is the premier professional development and networking event for licensed professional counselors, students, and mental health professionals. Join us in-person to connect, engage, and learn.

Why Attend?

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• Earn up to 13.5 CEUs 
• Choose from 240+ sessions
• Network with attendees 
• Learn from 700 speakers
• Explore new products and services 
• Enjoy Toronto, Canada, an energetic city with diverse neighborhoods and more

Learn | Grow | Help

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Take time to now refresh your skills and discover innovative approaches to mental health. This year’s Conference offers sessions that encompass the profession as a whole and focuses on specific issues you may experience in your daily interactions.


ACA Member

An active Regular or Professional, New Professional or Retired membership with ACA.

$499 regular

$599 onsite

ACA Nonmember

Individuals seeking continuing education in counseling but are not current ACA members.

$740 regular

$840 onsite


Enrolled at least half time in college or university program and an active Student membership with ACA.

$385 regular

$460 onsite

Nonmember Student

Students enrolled at least half time in college or university program, but not current ACA members.**

$565 regular

$640 onsite

Registration: February 14, 2023-March 29, 2023
Onsite Registration: March 30-April 1, 2023

*If you are a nonmember student, please call Member Services to register at 800-298-2276.

Keynote Speaker Wendy Borlabi

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Wendy Borlabi

We're delighted to announce our first keynote speaker for ACA's 2023 Conference & Expo, Dr. Wendy Borlabi! 

Widely respected as an innovator in unlocking high performance in teams and individuals, Dr. Borlabi is the director of performance and mental health for the Chicago Bulls. You won't want to miss her keynote address at ACA's General Session on Thursday, March 30. 

View all of our sessions.


Keynote Speaker Dr. Romie Mushtaq

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Romie Mushtaq

Dr. Romie is a board-certified physician, award-winning wellness speaker, and the founder of “brainSHIFT at Work.”  She brings together over 20 years of authority in neurology, integrative medicine, and mindfulness to not just deliver programs, but create cultural change.

She is on a mission to transform mental health and wellness in the workplace and currently works with Fortune 500 companies, professional athletes, & global associations. 

Pandemic Safety Precautions
We are committed to providing the safest experience possible during the Annual Conference & Expo in 2023 and are currently working with our show partners on ensuring many health and safety measures. Attendees at the conference will be required to adhere to several safety precautions this year including but not limited to vaccination required to attend, masks recommended and social distancing. 

Cancellation and Refund Policies
All registration cancellations and refund request must be made in writing via email by March 23, 2023. You will receive a refund minus a $75 cancellation fee ($50 for Students/New Professional/Retired categories.) No refunds will be granted after March 23, 2023. ACA regrets that refunds will not be issued for no-shows.

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