Don't miss out on ORCA's upcoming events!

ORCA's "Don't Mask Your Mental Health"
Masquerade fundraiser!

Friday May 1st, 2020 at Cerulean Winery in NW Portland. Registration opens March 1st

Lobby Day 2019 at the Oregon Capitol was a huge success!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Ethics CE training and in meetings with legislators and legislative staff. What a great bunch of advocates you are!


Our partners at Person Centered Tech gave a great presentation last week on digital ethics and compliance when texting with they answered member questions. ORCA members can access videos of all that great information here.

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 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!

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!
PHOTO GALLERY: Some of our favorite moments throughout the years...

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!

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