In the leadership cycle of Arkansas Counseling Association, dedicated individuals serve as President Elect Elect, President Elect, President, and Immediate Past President. Each term is for one year. While each position has distinct duties, this group along with the Secretary and Treasurer, work to implement strategies geared toward supporting counselors in Arkansas.
One of the newer ArCA divisions, ArSAIGE (Society for Sexual, Affectional, Intersex, and Gender Expansive Identities), seeks to promote a greater awareness and understanding of LGBT issues while working to create a safe and supportive environment for all students, regardless of sexual orientation. ArSAIGE supports human rights for all and embraces diversity. SAIGE is a division of the American Counseling Association. If interested in serving within Arkansas SAIGE division leadership, please complete the form provided in the above link.
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About the Arkansas Counseling Association
ArCA provides opportunities to learn new counseling approaches from nationally recognized speakers and content sessions by professional quality presenters at the annual conference. There are division and regional one-day workshops and division conferences to showcase best practices. These workshops are supported by ArCA to benefit counselors who seek to exploit their potential to serve their clients/students.
The mission of the Arkansas Counseling Association is to promote public confidence and trust in the counseling profession and to support the membership through representation and training.
Caring for Self and Others
Promoting Ethical Practices
Encouraging Positive Change
Acquiring and Using Knowledge
Encouraging and Enhancing Leadership