2018 MCA Fall Conference

Surviving or Thriving Counselor Wellness  &  Taking Care of the Caregiver

November 7 - 9, 2018
Gulf Coast Convention Center
Biloxi, MS


Continuing Education Form 



All registration is online and you can access the registration form here.   

Fall Conference Registration Rates

 (Includes a: program materials, admission to all conference sessions and one ticket for president’s reception and a buffet lunch Wednesday and Thursday).

MCA Member Rates (dues must be current at time of conference)

Until Sept. 10

Sept. 11- Oct 28

 After Oct 28

Regular Member




 Retired Member




Student Member (Full time counseling student as defined by university.)




Non-Member Rates Including Students, who are not student members of MCA





One Day Conference Registration 

For those attending only one day of the conference, the One Day Conference Registration form is now available. 


Conference Hotel:  Beau Rivage 

You can book either online or by calling their toll free number, 888-567-6667.  If calling mention MCA (Mississippi Counseling Association).  To book your room online click here 


2018 Conference Schedule
Click here to view the conference schedule.


2018 Program at a Glance
The Sessions at a Glance is now available to help you plan your time at the conference.

The full conference program is now available.



Awards and Scholarships

Each year, MCA recognizes outstanding counseling programs, counselors, and contributors for their exemplary commitment and dedication to our profession.  Awards are given in the following categories:

Community Service Program                                     School Counselor
Post-Secondary Program                                             Special Recognition-MCA Member
School Program-Junior/Senior High                          Meritorious Service
School Program-Elementary/Middle                        New Counselor
Special Recognition-MCA Non-Member                   College Counselor
Clinical Mental Health Counselor                              Public Service Counselor
Janie G. Rugg Career Contributor                              Research
Outstanding Region Service Project Award


The 2018 Awards Packet and Application is coming soon.


MCA Service Project

Coming soon