NBCC is seeking candidates who demonstrate expertise and experience providing mental health and substance abuse services to minority populations to serve on the NBCC Minority Fellowship Program Advisory Council (MFPAC). Click here for more information.
SAMHSA ICD-10 Launch October 1, 2015
The deadline is October 1, 2015, for transitioning to the International Classification of Diseases (ICD), 10th Edition, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) with Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). Click here for more information.
Marion Counseling Services, PLLC, a private practice in Jackson, MS, has positions available for Licensed Professional Counselors. The selected individuals will provide therapy on-site in the Jackson Public School District. The work and holiday schedules will be the same as that of school staff. Salary and benefits are competitive. If interested, please fax a resume in confidence to 601-956-4817 or e-mail to email@example.com.
Forrest County Agriculture High School has an opening for an Academic Counselor position. Applications and additional information can be found on their website.
Gulfport Central Middle School has an opening for a Professional School Counselor position. Applications available at the Gulfport School District Website. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Adventure Theatre MTC and artist Trish Glowacki announce the launch of WARNING: Take Only as Directed, a short film musical based on a personal tragedy that will serve to reduce parent and teen prescription drug abuse. The film is available
free to download on the film’s website at warningshortfilm.com.
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.
NBCC Continuing Education Policies and Procedures Changes
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.
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MCA wins ACA State Branch Advocacy Award at 2015 ACA Conference
Emerging Leader Application
MCA Emerging Leaders program is designed for those who desire to hold leadership roles in MCA and its divisions, interest groups, or regions. Those selected as an Emerging Leader are expected to attend the next MCA Institute for Leadership Training, scheduled for July 6-8, 2015 in Biloxi, MS, as well as serve in a leadership capacity within MCA. If you are interested submit the Emerging Leaders Application to Jayme Sullivan.
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.
Need help? Contact the MCA executive office at email@example.com
Calendar of EventsJuly 8 - 10, 2015 MCA Institute of Leadership Training
October 9, 2015 Northeast Region Fall Meeting
November 4-6, 2015 MCA Fall Conference
January 20, 2016 MCA Day at the Capitol