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Arkansas School Counselors Association supports school counselors’ efforts to help students focus on academic, personal/social and career development. ArSCA has six regions including Central, North-central, Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, and Southwest.
Northeast Region Summer WorkshopThursday, June 13, 2019At Central Baptist Church3707 Harrisburg RdJonesboro, ARRegistration from 7:45-8:158:15 - 3:15Topics of Discussion and Special Guests:Suicide Prevention (2hr) - Shelly HortonHuman Trafficking (1hr) -...read more
Do you, or someone you may know, have knowledge or ideas that would be valuable to share with fellow counselors? Well here's your chance for a forum of countless counselors around the state. Fill out the easy Google Form below and present at the 2019 ArSCA/ADE...read more
Counselors, National School Counseling Week 2019, “School Counselors: Providing Lessons for Life,” will be celebrated from Feb. 4-8, 2019, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems. National School...read more
ArSCA Board Members took a photo with the governor to declare February 4-8, 2019 as “National School Counseling Week”. Thank you to our ArSCA President Terri Callaway for leading the conversation to advocate for school counselors.read more
Who We Are
ArSCA empowers professional school counselors with the knowledge, skills, connections, and resources to promote student success in the school, the home, the community and the world.
The mission of ArSCA is to represent professional school counselors and to promote professionalism and ethical practices.
ArSCA’s Goals and Objectives
- Professional development opportunities in areas to critical need are made available to all professional school counselors.
- Timely, relevant information exists to enhance professional school counselors’ level of skill and professionalism.
Legislativepolicy exists that supports professional school counselors and child advocacy.
- ASCA initiates and supports relevant research and evaluation in school counseling.
- Professional and ethical standards articulate the code of conduct and professional behavior for professional school counselors.
- Strategic partnerships with stakeholders exist to benefit professional school counselors and their students.
- Leaders at local, state and national levels champion and lead change initiatives.
- Organizational structure and administrative functions that facilitate the accomplishment of the goals and objectives.