FIVE FOR FRIDAY RETURNS!

It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Check out these posts concerning a school counselor who took to floodwaters in Texas to rescue his students, ACA’s response to Charlottesville Violence, counseling trends to watch for this fall, growing …

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VCA Convention November 9-11, 2017 at The Homestead Resort and Spa

The 2017 VCA Convention will return to The Homestead Resort & Spa, November 9-11, 2017. Room Rate $110 a night + tax. To make your room reservation, go to https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/homestead-virginia/meetings/virginia-counselors-association Online Registration is open! To register, go to www.VcaCounselors.org, and click the link under the VCA Calendar. 2017 VCA Convention …

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VDOE Public Hearings

The Virginia Board of Education will hold a series of public hearings in June, July and August to gather feedback from families, educators, and community members on student expectations, how schools are accredited, and school resources. We hope you can join us for one of the following meetings: Tuesday, June …

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Upcoming VDOE Public Hearings

The Virginia Board of Education will hold a series of public hearings in July and August to gather feedback from families, educators, and community members on student expectations, how schools are accredited, and school resources. We hope you can join us for one of the following meetings: Thursday, July 14 …

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Exciting News for Play Therapists!

School-Based Registered Play Therapist Credential available! The Association for Play Therapy is pleased to announce the addition of the School Based-Registered Play Therapist™ (SB-RPT) credential to its Credentialing Program! The SB-RPT credential is intended for professionals who hold a current and active individual state license or certificate from their state’s department …

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Supporting Gender Diverse Youth- Professional Development Opportunity

Supporting Gender Diverse Youth Presented by Dr. Laura Boyd Farmer, LPC Friday March 4th, 2016 8:30am – 4:30pm Registration begins at 8:00am Lynchburg College – Sydnor Hall in Schewel Hall Register today at http://www.vcacounselors.org VCA Members $85/Students $75/Non-Members $95 Registration includes lunch (vegetarian option available) Contact hours certificate provided to all attendees. …

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Advocacy News!

For the VCA Advocacy Committee, autumn is the time for advocacy preparation for the 2016 General Assembly session. Since we are writing this after the convention, we’d like to thank all of you who stopped by our table (it was the only one with no candy) to ask questions about …

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