Welcome to the the Arizona Counseling Association (AzCA) website. AzCA is one of the state branches of the American Counseling Association and we have 2 divisions (AzACES & AzALGBTIC) and 2 regional chapters (Southeastern & Northern Arizona).

If you are not a member, please consider joining this professional counseling organization. Becoming a member is easy, just a click away. With your membership comes many benefits, including discounted rates on our high-quality conference, access to our career center, being able to be involved and staying current with legislation, and a large network of counseling professionals including practitioners, educators, and students with whom to network.

If you are a member, we are so happy to have you in the AzCA family. We hope that you are visiting the website often, attending our events, networking with others and having a voice in the issues that matter most to our profession. Thank you for visiting our website.

Latest News


Health Board Bill Withdrawn

HB2501 is removed over opposition and lack of support

The following article by Arizona Capitol Times discusses Governor Doug Ducey's decision to withdraw a bill which would have redesigned standards for health care in Arizona.

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Integrated Care Takes a Step Forward

Arizonans with serious mental illness die on average three decades earlier than the regular population — a troubling statistic a new Tucson clinic is aiming to change.

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2016 Institute for Leadership Training


On Thursday, July 28, 2016, our collective voices will be heard throughout Capitol Hill! Professional counselors empower clients and accomplish mental health, wellness, education, and career goals. Every ACA activist participating in ILT will meet with members of Congress and their staff to share personal stories and experiences while linking them to specific policy requests in the area of mental health, school, and career counseling. Together, we can strengthen the counseling profession and advocate for greater services for our clients and students!

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