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Spring Networking

ORCA has spring networking events happening in two regions! You are cordially invited to join your counseling peers for an evening of food, fun and networking. Enjoy appetizers provided by ORCA (while they last!). You can even bring a friend: Non-ORCA members and students are welcomed and encouraged!

Meet new faces, find new referral sources, learn about the professionals in your community and what ORCA is doing for Oregon counselors. Bring business cards and your enthusiasm to connect with other counselors!

Portland area:
Friday, May 8th
6:00 – 8:00pm
Baja Fresh – 12286 SW Scholls Ferry Rd

Corvallis area:
Tuesday, May 19
5:30 – 7:30pm
Block 15 Brew Pub – Corner of Jefferson and 4th Street, Corvallis

For more information: networking@or-counseling.org

 Register for the 2015 Fall Conference!

The theme for this year’s conference is “Journey Into Healing.” Southern Oregon University has graciously offered their beautiful Ashland, OR campus as the venue. This is the perfect opportunity to visit Ashland and attend a play at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival! Come to our two day conference and then spend Sunday exploring southern Oregon! Look at our great line up of speakers:

Receive 6 ethics credits from Dr. Ofer Zur during a full day workshop Friday, Oct. 23. Dr. Zur will present “Ethics with Soul: Digital Ethics, Traditional Therapeutic Boundaries and Ethical and Clinical Considerations in the Age of Google, Facebook and Telehealth.” Dr. Zur is a licensed psychologist with a private psychotherapy practice in Sonoma, CA. He is also the director of the Zur Institute, LLC, which overs over 170 online continuing education courses for psychologists, counselors, social workers, nurses and other mental health practitioners.
Dr-Darryl-S-InabaDr. Darryl Inaba is Director of Clinical and Behavioral Health Services for the Addictions Recovery Center and Director of Research and Education of CNS Productions in Medford, Oregon. Dr. Inaba has authored several papers, award winning educational films and is co-author of Uppers, Downers, All Arounder a text on addiction and related disorders that is used in more than 400 colleges and universities.

Representative Peter Buckley will speak to us at lunchtime before our awards ceremony on Oct 24.


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