We are dedicated to nurturing the counseling community by providing spaces that allow professional counselors to share, learn and connect with their peers and colleagues, no matter their career stage or workplace setting. Mark your calendar to join us for one of our premier professional development and networking events.  
Innovate and Adapt: Responding to Findings from the ACA 2024 Counseling Workforce Survey

Live Webinar: Counseling Workforce Survey

May 10, 2024

In this town hall-style webinar, we'll explore the results of the ACA 2024 Counseling Workforce Survey and discuss how we can use this data to move the profession forward. Join us to hear from research firm, McKinley Advisors, along with ACA members and leaders who will address findings from this comprehensive study


2024 Hill Day

2024 Hill Day

May 15-16, 2024
Washington, DC

ACA Hill Day provides comprehensive training focused on equipping professional counselors with the knowledge, skills and tools needed to meet with their representatives in Congress and advocate for the profession.


2024 Professional Practice Summit

Fall 2024

The Professional Practice Summit is a one-stop shop for the latest updates in the field — providing practical tips and tools that allow counselors to sharpen their skills and enhance their professional practice.

2024 Virtual Career Fair

November 2024

Held annually in the fall, the Virtual Career Fair provides an unparalleled opportunity for professional counselors to make meaningful connections that can help grow and advance their career.

2025 Annual Conference

2025 Conference & Expo

March 27-29, 2025
Orlando, FL

Help Shape the 2025 ACA Conference & Expo Program

Share your expertise and knowledge with peers and colleagues at the 2025 ACA Conference & Expo, March 27–29 in Orlando, Florida.

On-Demand Webinars

Live Webinar - What counselors should know about DSM-5-TR

Live Webinar: What Counselors Should Know About the DSM-5-TR?

March 28, 2024

Join us for this webinar to familiarize yourself with salient changes in the DSM-5-TR. We’ll walk you through the diagnostic changes and additions most likely to impact the work of counselors.


Live Counselor Self-Care Webinar

Live Webinar: Counselor Self-Care

March 7, 2024

In this live webinar, we’ll share and discuss useful and practical guides for encouraging counselors to reflect on how well they are taking care of themselves in all aspects of living.