Texas Counseling Association: Senate
The Texas Counseling Association is a professional association governed by a Senate and a Board of Directors, elected by its membership. Composition of the Board and Senate, terms of office, powers and functions are defined in the By-laws. Board and Senate members are elected by their Chapter or Division members as set forth in the By-laws. The officers of TCA as set forth in the By-laws are the President, President-elect, Past President and Secretary.
Senate – includes Officers and represents Chapters and Divisions; meets in November and June or as called by the President with thirty days notice.
Mission – to establish policy, represent grassroots membership, serve as a liaison to and from Chapters and Divisions, and advocate for the counseling profession.
Responsibilities – In addition to those described in the By-laws:
a. attend all TCA Senate meetings or arrange with the President of their
Chapter or Division to have an alternate attend.
b. Review all meeting materials prior to the meetings.