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We are happy to announce that LPCA of Georgia, our lobbyist Julianna McConnell and our consultant Aubrey Villines have been recognized in the JAMES Magazine 2021 Top Lobbyists Issue! LPCA is listed in the Top 2021 Business & Trade Associations coming in at #16!

 In the latest issue of JAMES Magazine they reveal the annual rankings of Georgia's top governmental affairs firms, associations and registered lobbyists. These professionals work for both government and private entities throughout the year using their skills and relationships to present important public policy issues to our state lawmakers and leaders. More than 22,000 ballots were cast this year by our readers to rank the 2021 Top Lobbyists. We hope you will share and congratulate the individuals and organizations recognized. To read more click below:

   https://www.paperturn-view.com/insideradvantage/james-sept-oct-2021-web?pid=MTg182833

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Watch "Chef" Louis Boynton, PhD, LPC, CPCS demonstrate "Eating for Good Mental Health" as LPCA supports the 2021 Frayed Edges Festival in Newnan, GA:  CLICK HERE to View

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WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR THE 34th LPCA ANNUAL CONVENTION AND SE REGIONAL CONFERENCE.  

Seeking 1½-hour, 3-hour and 6-hour Workshop Session Proposals for Tuesday, May 3, 2022- Friday, May 6, 2022 for this Convention's theme:  "Mapping the Search for Meaning"

Information that will need to be included with your Proposal:

  • Workshop title
  • Brief workshop description
  • Three learning objectives
  • Your Bio
  • Your photo

Suggested Topic Areas:

  • Addictions/Substance Use Disorders
  • Clinical Practice/Private Practice
  • Diagnosis/DSM-V
  • Diversity/Cultural Competencies
  • Ethics/Legal Issues
  • General Mental Health
  • LGBTQ+
  • Skills
  • Supervision
  • Telemental Health
  • Testing/Assessments for Mental Health
  • Trauma
  • Other

SUBMIT YOUR PROPOSAL HERE

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Why JOIN?  

I am so excited! Joining LPCA was the best decision I could have made. Thank you for giving us an outlet during quarantine to continue our professional journey. Focusing on getting this CPCS kept me sane:) Now I can help other aspiring Counselors. This made my day. Hard work pays off, even in times of crisis. I will continue to inform other Counselors of the benefits of joining. Stay safe and healthy.
V/R, C. Pender, LPC, CPCS, NCC

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Welcome  

Did you know that LPCA has not raised its Membership Due’s since 2005! Why? Because LPCs, over 5,000 are members.  If you know an LPC or LAPC or student who is not a member, have them join now to keep Membership Dues at the current rate

LPCA is one of the largest State Counseling Associations and recognized as the Most Outstanding State Association in the USA by the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA). LPCA is a state chapter of AMHCA, a division of ACA.  LPCA is the ONLY organization that gained "DIAGNOSE"  and "10-13" privilege for Licensed Professional Counselors!  LPCA is the voice for professional counselors in Georgia.  We have a dedicated team that is hard working, creative, and caring. 

We provide the resources you need; free CE workshops, publications, journals, required training for clinical supervisors, NCE / NCMHCE prep workshops

MISSION STATEMENT: The Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia, Inc., is dedicated to the profession and the professionalism of Counselors in Georgia.

Counselors Promote the Quality of Life!

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 Testimonials

"Thank you so much for your response. I sincerely appreciate your help with the licensing process as well with joining the LPCA. Your answers were very helpful and provided me with clarification. As I move forward, I am glad to know I can reach out for assistance and consultation with the LPCA."   E.H. 

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