The Coalition of Oregon Professional Associations for Counseling and Therapy (COPACT) urges ORCA members to cast ballots this November, vote YES on Measure 102, NO on Measures 105 and 106. Read more in a letter from ORCA's President.

Registration is now OPEN for our November Cultural Competency CE event, The Culturally Informed Counselor! Details below, register here!


alert:  free ethics ce web event, only for orca members

As part of our partnership with Person Centered Tech, ORCA members are invited to a special Office Hours + CE Presentation on Texting With Clients: Ethics, Safety & HIPAA Compliance.

Learn more and reserve your spot now for this free, interactive webinar, hosted by Person Centered Tech on Friday, November 16, 2018 at 10am.

And if you're not yet an ORCA member, join up now so you don't miss out on this great resource. 

Here's Roy from PCT with more details about ORCA's partnership with Person Centered Tech: 

ORCA LEADERS ADVOCATE IN WASHINGTON DC 

ORCA was wholeheartedly represented at this year's ACA Institute for Leadership Training by ORCA President Gianna Russo-Mitma and ORCA Secretary Sofia Jasani. The two advocated for counselors, therapists, and our clients on Capitol Hill, networked with counselors from across the country, and met with Congressional staffers. Photos below!

Coming in January...ORCA's first ever: 

Counselors of Color Reception!

The Oregon Counseling Association invites all BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) therapists to join us for an evening of community, support, and celebration! Let’s come together to create an ongoing professional and social networking space for us, by us.

Spread the word with your BIPOC colleagues!

Friday, January 18th
6:00 - 8:00pm
Location tbd
For more info, contact Sofia Jasani secretary[at]or-counseling.org

Introducing your new orca officers...

Past-President Joel Lane today swore in (on the DSM of course) President Gianna Russo-Mitma, President-Elect Alana Ogilvie, and Treasurer Laurie Kerridge. Congratulations!

NAMIWALK 2018 was a huge success!

Team ORCA worked hard (and played hard) to help make a statement that access to mental healthcare is fundamental! You helped us beat our goal - in all, we raised over $3500 to support NAMI's services and advocacy efforts. Make sure to join us next year!
PHOTO GALLERY: Some of our favorite moments throughout the years...

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