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MCA 2021Fall Conference

MS Coast Coliseum and Convention Center, Biloxi, MS

The final Conference Booklet and Program at a Glance are now available.  Please review them to plan your experience at the upcoming conference.  We look forward to seeing you there.  For those of you participating in the Virtual Conference on Thursday the Virtual Conference Booklet is now available.

Registration for onsite attendance is now closed.  ALL registration will be online only and limited to 500.  If your membership expires before November 10, you must renew to be able to access registration.  Your membership will be extended one full year from the date of your expiration.  MCA will not have onsite registration.  We will have two host hotels: Golden Nuggett and the DoubleTree.  Hotel registration information will be available at a later date.  At the same time as the onsite conference,  MCA will hold a one-day virtual conference for those who cannot attend in person.  Go to the Conference Page for more information, the cost of the conference and the information on how to make your hotel reservations



November 4, 2021

The final Virtual Conference Booklet is now available.  If you can't join us for the in person conference, the virtual conference is the way to get those continuing education hours you need.  You can register for the virtual conference here.


Tele-Medicine during COVID-19

The Mississippi Insurance Department has extended the use of telemedicine until September 30, 2020.  Click here to read the entire bulletin.


COVID-19 Information

MCA is here to provide its members with information during this pandemic. The Ethics Committee has gathered resources to assist with the recent proclamation for telehealth services.  MSCA has gathered information and resources on virtual school counseling.


MEC has compiled a list of resources you might find useful. Here’s the link:


For the latest information visit the CDC website.


Journal of Counseling Research and Practice

Volume 5, Number 1 is now available


The Compass

 View all of the issues of The Compass.




2021 Emerging Leaders

MCA Emerging Leaders are often those who desire to hold leadership roles in MCA divisions or regions.  Applications are being taken for the 2021 Class of Emerging Leaders.  Applications must be submitted online by May 15th, 2021.







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 protected]