April 1-30, 2020

The American Counseling Association (ACA) designates April of each year as Counseling Awareness Month (CAM), a time of advocacy for the profession and celebration of the outstanding efforts of counselors in myriad settings as they seek to facilitate the growth and development of all people. Read more

Encouraging Counselors to


Get Involved and Spread the Word

To build excitement and engagement for CAM, we want you to join our social challenges and share messages on your social media platforms. Download the toolkit below to see how you can help us celebrate counselors throughout April and encourage them to #BurnBrightNotOut

Join us for
Friday, April 10th is Teal Day. We encourage everyone to wear teal to support the nationwide effort to raise awareness of counselors and promote mental health during Counseling Awareness Month.

Your donation helps counselors #BurnBrightNotOut


Thank You to Our Sponsors and Partners

This year, we have expanded our partnership with key organizations to amplify public attention to counseling and the role of counselors. Partners engage in the celebration of Counseling Awareness Month at multiple levels—and we are grateful for their support.