ORCA produces a quarterly newsletter, The Counselor. You can submit articles and advertisements (PDF or jpg format) to our editor, Raina Hassan at
In this edition of the newsletter, you can read about the latest on the ORCA-OMHCA reunification process, ORCA’s new work with a lobbyist, ways to be kind to yourself in the new year, and more. Get connected with other counselors by checking out the many upcoming networking events listed, and answer the important and timely question: What is a custodian of record? If you don’t know the answer, be sure to read on!
Dominick Robertson discusses the new direction of your counseling association.
ORCA Secretary Margaret Evans has some self-care ideas for you.
ORCA Ethics Committee Chairperson Douglas Querin answers the question, "what is a custodian of record?"
Matt Morscheck, ORCA President-Elect and Chair of the ORCA/OMHCA Task Force, gives a play-by-play of organizational changes.
ORCA Communications Committee Chairperson Sarah Lebo discusses the organization's recent work with a lobbyist—and why it matters.