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ACA 2017 Annual Conference & Exposition - American Counseling Association
Much more than a conference, this is a show of solidarity.
The decision to move the 2017 Conference & Expo was a bold move that spoke volumes about the counseling profession and the leadership of ACA. Now more than ever, we must truly unite in our efforts to protect the integrity of the counseling profession and the essential roles counselors play in communities nationwide. ACA's historic 65th annual conference in San Francisco is our opportunity to do just that. Make sure your voice is heard!
Join us for the counseling event of the year. Attendees can earn CEs through a wide variety of timely education sessions; take advantage of powerful learning opportunities such as the Grad Students & New Professionals Only Series; collaborate with counseling peers from around the globe; get trained to become a Red Cross Disaster Mental Health Volunteer; gain career insights and/or leads at the ACA Career Center; relax/recharge at special evening events, and so much more.
Attending the ACA 2017 Conference & Expo is an investment in your career. There's no better way to demonstrate your commitment to the counseling profession than to update your skills, enhance your knowledge base, and broaden your horizons - all in one very special place!
The ACA Conference & Expo is the largest professional development event for counselors in the world. More than 4,000 attendees are expected. The ACA Conference & Expo Attendees will cite the Expo among the Conference highlights - creating a prime opportunity for exhibitors to make strong impressions. Exhibiting is easy, effective, and rewarding. Showcase your products, interact and build relationships with buyers. Network with colleagues; meet face-to-face with the people who influence decisions and put your products and services to practical use.
- More than 50% of our attendees are decision-makers or influencers at their workplace. They’re your target market.
- Reach new markets - students and new professionals are the future of counseling. Exhibiting gives you an exclusive opportunity to make a connection to this growing market.
- Attendees come ready to buy - 88% of past attendees indicated that they planned to purchase from exhibitors on-site or upon return to their offices.
- Recruit students for your counseling education programs.
- Promote name recognition and secure brand loyalty.
The American Counseling Association is a not-for-profit, professional and educational organization that is dedicated to the growth and enhancement of the counseling profession. Founded in 1952, ACA is the world's largest association exclusively representing professional counselors in various practice settings.
Not sure if you want to exhibit at or attend the ACA 2017 Annual Conference & Exposition - American Counseling Association? See the panels below to get the information you need to make an informed decision.
ACA - American Counseling Association
6101 Stevenson Ave.
Alexandria, VA 22304
(800) 347-6647 x207
Licensed professional Counselors
Pre-conference Learning Institutes: March 15-16
Past Attendee Position Description:
44.5% licensed professional counselor
18.9% counselor educator
13% master's student
5.8% doctoral student
6.2% school counselor
Attendee Work Setting*:
53.4% work in mental health and counseling
33.7% have a private practice
30.2% work in school counseling
9.8% work in college counseling
6.4% work in family counseling
5.5% work with addictions
3.9% are rehabilitation counselors
2.8% work in career counseling
10.1% work in other counseling settings
* Many attendees work in more than one area of counseling
American Counseling Association (ACA)
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