As a member of the Oregon Counseling Association you'll get the following benefits:
Discounted member rates at our education events, which provide Continuing Education Credits needed toward licensure and certification.
The knowledge that your membership dues are directly paying for our profession to be represented in the capitol by a seasoned lobbyist. Alongside our lobbyist's relationship-building and ongoing advocacy for the counseling profession in Oregon, this role has also supported bills that outlawed conversion therapy in this state, allowed LPCs to take insurance, and much, much more. Read a brief history about what having a paid lobbyist has accomplished here. ORCA members are periodically emailed about important political issues facing all Oregon counselors.
ORCA’s mentoring and leadership opportunities available to help Graduate Students and New Professionals jump start their career.
Access to invaluable networking events in your region, enabling counselors to pool resources and build a strong sense of community within the profession.