2014 Trauma Informed Care Conference will be held at the Jackson Convention Complex. The goal of this conference is to build skills, knowledge and awareness in order to respond effectively and appropriately to various aspects of child, adolescent and adult trauma. To learn more or register, click here.New Online Training for Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) Certification
The Department of Counseling & Educational Development at the University of North Carolina, Greeensboro, has created a 30-hour online clinical supervision course. To learn more or register, click here.
The NBCC Foundation announces a new scholarship opportunity available through a partnership with the Center for Credentialing and Education. The program provides financial assistance to individuals pursuing the training necessary to become a Board Certified Coach. For more information visit the NBCC website.
A few months ago, the Mississippi Counseling Association partnered with the Association for Assessment and Research in Counseling (AARC), ACA's division of research and assessment, as part of a national survey to determine research training needs for counselors. With a total of
278 people responding from Mississippi, we had the highest response of all 50 states. Access a summary of Mississippi's results to see how we stand.
The theme of the MCA Fall Conference is CRISIS & OPPORTUNITY - Counselors live, work & play at the intersection of "Crisis & Opportunity." The program will be based on TRUE COLORS Personality-based training. Tracks will be designed to appeal to the learning styles of each of the 4 True ColorsPersonality types. To get the most out of the annual conference, take the True Color Quiz so you can align you educational sessions with your personal style.
The NBCC Board of Directors recently approved changes to the NBCC Continuing Education Policies and Procedures regarding co-sponsorship. To read about these changes, click here.
Welcome to Mississippi Counseling Associations New Web Site!
MCA is launching its new web site and we hope you like the new look. The new site will allow you to more easily search the site and edit your records. This is a learning process for those of us who administer the site so we are asking your patience until we get everything in proper working order. If you have any questions or suggestions please let us know. In the meantime, enjoy the new site.
True Colors Training Tracks
MCA's 2014 Conference educational tracks will be based on the learning styles as determined by the True Colors quiz. To help you achieve the most from the conference, please take the short quiz and send to ksimmons@HBHS9.com October 31, 2014.
Your learning style will be sent to you once your quiz has been scored so please include your email on the form.
MCA Wants You
MCA is only as strong as our members. Your membership will strengthen MCA but more importantly it will give you access to education, information and networking with counselors across the state.
Click here to print a membership form. Click here to join online.
Need help? Contact the MCA executive office at email@example.com