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Gov. Abbott Signs School Safety Measure into Law

June 10, 2019 

Governor Greg Abbot signed a series of school safety bills into law last week. TCA Executive Director, Jan Friese, was on Spectrum News Austin speaking about the role and importance of professional school counselors as well as an outlook on the recent legislative session.

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PSCC Going Virtual

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TSCA and TCA leadership will be transitioning our 16th Annual Professional School Counselor Conference (Feb 7-9, 2021) to a virtual event. Find more information at the link above.

TCA Election Results

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Congratulations to our new President-Elect, Secretary, and Region IV Director!

TCA's Statement on Racial Injustice

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TCA must speak out as Texas and our nation struggle with the violent pandemic of racial injustice. Too many people are dying. We cannot stand on the sidelines...

Legislative News

Governor's Disaster Declaration Extended

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Governor Abbott's COVID-19 Disaster Declaration has been extended through February 4, 2021.

October 27, 2020 BHEC Meeting

calendar-iconOct 27 2020
The Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council (BHEC) met on 10/27/2020 and took action on several items of importance for LPCs and all licensed behavioral health professionals in Texas. Read TCA's meeting summary and public testimony.

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