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October 2017

2017 Louisiana Counseling Association Annual Conference
October 1-3, 2017
Baton Rouge, LA
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ACA Governing Council Meeting
October 3-4, 2017
Chicago, IL
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ACES 2017 Conference
October 5-8, 2017
Chicago, IL
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Wyoming Counseling Association Annual Conference
October 12-14, 2017
Cody, WY
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NIH National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
2017 National Conference on Alcohol and Opioid Use in Women & Girls

October 26-27, 2017
Washington, DC
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November 2017

Kentucky Counseling Association Conference
November 1-3, 2017
Louisville, KY
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Maryland Counseling Association Conference
November 1-3, 2017
Linthicum, MD
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Wisconsin Counseling Association Conference
November 3-4, 2017
Wisconsin Dells, WI
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Pennsylvania Counseling Association Conference
November 3-5, 2017
King of Prussia, PA
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Arkansas Counselor Association Conference
November 8-10, 2017
Hot Springs, AR
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Mississippi Counseling Association Fall Conference
November 8-10, 2017
Tupelo, MS
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All Ohio Counselors Conference
November 8-10, 2017
Columbus, OH
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Puerto Rico Counseling Association Conference
November 8-10, 2017
San Jan, PR
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Illinois Counseling Association Annual Fall Conference
November 9-11, 2017
Naperville, IL
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Virginia Counseling Association Convention
November 9-11, 2017
Hot Springs, VA
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Alabama Counseling Association Annual Conference 2017
November 15-17, 2017
Mobile, AL
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Texas Counseling Association 2017 Professional Growth Conference
November 15-18, 2017
Galveston, TX
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February 2018

Association for Specialist in Group Work National Conference
February 1-3, 2018
Savanna, GA
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Texas Counseling Association Professional School Counselor Conference
February 18-20-2318
Galveston, TX
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American College Counseling Association Conference
February 22-25, 2018
Charlotte, NC
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American Counseling Association Foundation Offers Grants of Up to $500

by Marie Huddle | Oct 19, 2017
The American Counseling Association Foundation is seeking proposals from American Counseling Association members for grants of up to $500 in three areas: Disaster-Relief Efforts, Growing Healthy and Confident Kids, and General Needs.
  • Disaster-Relief Efforts: The Disaster-Relief Grants will assist counselors in disaster-relief efforts addressing natural or other disasters affecting counseling services.
  • Growing Healthy and Confident Kids: The Growing Healthy and Confident Kids Funds Grants will help counselors in work with interventions, initiatives, or outreach efforts directed to children in grades K-5. The counselors’ work must be oriented toward increasing the emotional literacy of children and better equipping them to handle life’s challenges.
  • General Microgrants: These grants are designed to address the needs of professional counselors working in areas not covered by the first two grant programs listed above.

Applicants for American Counseling Association Foundation grants must be an active member of the American Counseling Association (ACA) and currently working as a counselor or enrolled as a graduate student in a counseling program. If a team of applicants submits an application packet, at least one applicant on the team must be an active ACA member upon submission of the application. 

Applications for grant funding must be submitted by completing the online American Counseling Association Foundation Funding Application. All applicants are required to answer the questions included in the online form and to submit a preliminary budget detailing the use of the requested funds. The application process is now open. Completed applications will be reviewed upon submission. 

More information is available here.